Reports Report 5361ce (Event 5361-2017)

Name John W
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks My father and I witnessed this event as we were getting out of the car just behind Fillippi’s Pizza Grotto in Escondido CA
Address Escondido, CA
Latitude 33° 7' 19.38'' N (33.122049°)
Longitude 117° 4' 57.2'' W (-117.082555°)
Elevation 198.541m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:15 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 107°
Facing azimuth 155°
First azimuth 150.65°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 185°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 25°
Remarks Whitish Glowing trail
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Several Pieces broke off and trailed the main piece and extinguished just before the main fireball extinguished