Reports Report 3565aq (Event 3565-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3565-2020
Observer
NamePat R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksHave watched the summer meteor showers for many decades. Never saw anything like last night's fireball.
Location
AddressPleasant Hill, CA
Latitude37° 56' 31.56'' N (37.94°)
Longitude 122° 3' 12.17'' W (-122.05°)
Elevation19.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-19 21:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-20 04:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth196.28°
First azimuth191.51°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth232.93°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length-
RemarksLighter almost white trail; glowing yellow orange fireball in front of it, blazing westward
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-