Reports Report 5156c (Event 5156-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5156-2019
Observer
NameChris R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI suspect it was an Orionid, but unusually large and bright.
Location
AddressHalf Moon Bay, CA
Latitude37° 27' 33.83'' N (37.46°)
Longitude 122° 26' 4.54'' W (-122.43°)
Elevation23.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-10-19 20:50 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-10-20 03:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle232°
Moving
Facing azimuth7.22°
First azimuth39.21°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth341.22°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright green ball trailed by orange sparks
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksorange trailing sparks; otherwise no fragmentation