Reports Report 7251a (Event 7251-2023)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7251-2023
Observer
NameThomas J
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was extremely fast with a glowing tail and little bright pieces following the train and then it burnt out really quick.
Location
AddressTracy, CA
Latitude37° 45' 33.66'' N (37.76°)
Longitude 121° 29' 37.29'' W (-121.49°)
Elevation8.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2023-11-20 03:58 PST
UT Date & Time2023-11-20 11:58 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth173.26°
First azimuth148.63°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth187.12°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGlowing train with
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-