Reports Report 1167a (Event 1167-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1167-2020
Observer
NameJonathan R
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBakersfield, CA
Latitude35° 17' 45.51'' N (35.3°)
Longitude 119° 0' 5.16'' W (-119°)
Elevation109.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-03-05 18:15 PST
UT Date & Time2020-03-06 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth1.74°
First azimuth359.1°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth0.31°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksStarted as a single bright green light. As it descended I could see smaller pieces falling away from it at a slower rate of speed. The fragments seemed to become more red-ish.