Reports Report 5105g (Event 5105-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5105-2018
Observer
Namedeborah M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWhat was that? It was a beautiful blue flash of light that I was very lucky to have seen? I have never seen anything like it before.
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude34° 15' 3.24'' N (34.25°)
Longitude 118° 30' 0.67'' W (-118.5°)
Elevation282.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-20 04:15 PST
UT Date & Time2018-11-20 12:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle101°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth-
First elevation45°
Last azimuth90°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length10°
RemarksHalf was a glowing train and the other half smoke trail. The glowing train lasted only maybe 5 seconds and then it was all a smoke train that lasted only another 10 seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThat was what got my attention. The sky lighted up bright blue for a second. I turned my head and saw the train described above.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-