Reports Report 4097j (Event 4097-2015)

Name Antoinette M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks -
Address Carpinteria, CA
Latitude 34° 22' 17.63'' N (34.371565°)
Longitude 119° 27' 32.65'' W (-119.459069°)
Elevation -
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-12-22 18:00 PST
UT Date & Time 2015-12-23 02:00 UT
Duration ≈45s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
Facing azimuth 149°
First azimuth 100°
First elevation 64°
Last azimuth 251.88°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Orange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked like a fast comet or plane with a tail on fire heading towards the ocean. The tail became red orange like fire and then it slowly disappeared as those it broke up in the ocean. Dark outside so couldn't see where it hit
Observation Unknown
Remarks -