Reports Report 5382i (Event 5382-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5382-2020
Observer
NameGeoff M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksBest one my wife & I ever saw...spectacular!
Location
AddressSouth Lake Tahoe, CA
Latitude38° 54' 25.8'' N (38.91°)
Longitude 119° 57' 23.17'' W (-119.96°)
Elevation1974.84m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-26 19:13 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-27 02:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth295°
First azimuth190°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth318°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length15°
RemarksBroke up into at least 3 pieces, one large, one small and one very small. Trails on the 2 larger pieces.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBroke up into at least 3 pieces, one large, one small and one very small.