Reports Report 833t (Event 833-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 833-2020
Observer
NameMadlen T
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMammoth Lakes, CA
Latitude37° 39' 39.83'' N (37.66°)
Longitude 118° 46' 5.42'' W (-118.77°)
Elevation2083.02m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-16 20:10 PST
UT Date & Time2020-02-17 04:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle226°
Moving
Facing azimuth300°
First azimuth310°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth285°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorGreen, Light Green, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length-
Remarksthe train visible after the fireball and its firetail had disappeared was very fade, like the smoky rest of it
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarkshalfway down the fireball seeemd to enter the atmosphere and started glowing green
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksafter it entered the atmosphere it seemed to fall apart, or better say break off pieces on its sides