Reports Report 5540a (Event 5540-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5540-2017
Observer
Namejess S
Experience Level1/5
Remarksi would love to know what it was- I have never seen anything like it. thank you
Location
AddressGlen Ellen, CA
Latitude38° 21' 35.29'' N (38.36°)
Longitude 122° 31' 33.42'' W (-122.53°)
Elevation78.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 05:10 PST
UT Date & Time2017-12-31 13:10 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle106°
Moving
Facing azimuth280°
First azimuth280°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth281°
Last elevation46°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit was so bright that my husband saw it through his closed eyes. My eyes were open and I jumped. It was a flash that came from a center point- SO SO bright- lighted up the room- but the rest of the night was still, barely any clouds, just stars
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-