Reports Report 3607m (Event 3607-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3607-2017
Observer
NameThadd V
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was accompanied by my son, who corroborates this report
Location
AddressLos Altos, CA
Latitude37° 20' 51.35'' N (37.35°)
Longitude 122° 4' 25.26'' W (-122.07°)
Elevation66.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-07 20:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-08 03:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle174°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth205°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor was bright white, with reddish orange pieces fragmenting off. There was a fiery tail that rapidly dissipated.