Reports Report 1019o (Event 1019-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1019-2020
Observer
NameOzana M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was amazingly stunning!!!
Location
AddressWest Sacramento, CA
Latitude38° 32' 26.66'' N (38.54°)
Longitude 121° 32' 50.78'' W (-121.55°)
Elevation6.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-27 05:10 PST
UT Date & Time2020-02-27 13:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle163°
Moving
Facing azimuth301.97°
First azimuth286.21°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth310.08°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksI never saw anything like this in my life. The trail was glowing and bright fluorescent green and then it exploded at the end bursting in pieces like a firework.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthe shooting star was the shape of a tear, not completely round. it became brighter as it was coming close to the horizon and then it exploded. the explosion lasted less than a second with particles bursting around and then it shut down.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthe particles lit very brightly at the explosion. they did not fly far from the head, but I saw particles around the head at the explosion. they were very bright fluorescent green.