Reports Report 2711a (Event 2711-2017)

Observer
Name KENNETH F
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks Skyglow was amazingly minimal. San Francisco was shrouded w/ low fog. On Mt. Tam it was hot and dry.
Location
Address Mill Valley, CA
Latitude 37° 54' 22.56'' N (37.906268°)
Longitude 122° 36' 52.86'' W (-122.614683°)
Elevation 562.308228m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-08-12 22:00 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-08-13 05:00 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Moving
Facing azimuth 90°
First azimuth 90°
First elevation 70°
Last azimuth 45°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color yellow to orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1.5s
Length 35°
Remarks glowing train
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Intense brightness
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks The fireball became brighter and more intense