Reports Report 503l (Event 503-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 503-2020
Observer
NameScott M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe appearance seemed almost holographic, as it transitioned between the colours - It was very bright, and a vivid spectacle. My wife and I witnessed it, together, as we walked northward on Guadeloupe Trail.
Location
AddressSan Jose, CA
Latitude37° 25' 18.61'' N (37.42°)
Longitude 121° 58' 10.55'' W (-121.97°)
Elevation5.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-26 16:35 PST
UT Date & Time2020-01-27 00:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth35°
First azimuth35°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth37°
Last elevation54°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorRed, then white, then blue/purple
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-