Reports Report 915f (Event 915-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 915-2020
Observer
NameApril L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was relatively low and slow as it went across the sky. It was super bright and the break up at the end seemed to last quite a few seconds. It was such a cool thing to see and definitely the most amazing one I've ever witnessed!
Location
AddressPetaluma, CA
Latitude38° 15' 35.54'' N (38.26°)
Longitude 122° 37' 11.8'' W (-122.62°)
Elevation26.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-20 23:28 PST
UT Date & Time2020-02-21 07:28 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle97°
Moving
Facing azimuth28.55°
First azimuth3.02°
First elevation22°
Last azimuth41.99°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksThe train seemed to last a couple of seconds before fading away
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt least four pieces must have broken up