Reports Report 5388bq (Event 5388-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5388-2019
Observer
NameRoss J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBased on the speed and angel of this meteor, I think it’s very possible some of it made land fall.
Location
AddressCupertino, CA
Latitude37° 19' 23.08'' N (37.32°)
Longitude 122° 3' 54.24'' W (-122.07°)
Elevation118.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-02 00:55 PST
UT Date & Time2019-11-02 07:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth75°
First azimuth75°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth75°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorGreen, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksVery thin, slightly illuminated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor shot straight downward, fragmenting with a shot gun blast in a tight cone. Flashing bright green. It must of been a large asteroid as it was very bright and long lasting.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor shot straight downward, fragmenting with a shot gun blast in a tight cone. Flashing bright green. It must of been a large asteroid as it was very bright and long lasting.