Reports Report 4500bf (Event 4500-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4500-2017
Observer
NameJonathan S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksOne of the best I've seen. The time given is estimated
Location
Address, CA
Latitude33° 43' 53.49'' N (33.73°)
Longitude 118° 5' 7.6'' W (-118.09°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-18 17:00 PST
UT Date & Time2017-11-19 01:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth6.07°
First azimuth134.58°
First elevation68°
Last azimuth131.41°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt exploded into two main bodies with smaller ejecta fragmenting off
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter it exploded the two main bodies both were ejecting material not unlike a sparkler firework