Reports Report 3565i (Event 3565-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3565-2020
Observer
NameHenry B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was very exciting and feel sorry that did not have my camera with me
Location
AddressSan Jose, CA
Latitude37° 16' 41.58'' N (37.28°)
Longitude 121° 55' 25.65'' W (-121.92°)
Elevation57.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-19 21:20 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-20 04:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle150°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation80°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorBlue Red yellow light green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksRed smoke was following it and then it turned bright yellow then to light green before breaking in four or five pieces prior to extinguishing
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBlue bright color turn in red hot followed by smoke and it was big. Biggest I’ve seen in my entire 57 year life
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks4 or 5 pieces at the end