Reports Report 4305a (Event 4305-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4305-2020
Observer
NameSam D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving due west when I saw the shooting star or fireball. It appeared to my left, somewhat high above me, and disappeared quickly. Then it reappeared just as quickly, slightly lower but still to my left, before it disappeared a second time.
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude34° 10' 45.94'' N (34.18°)
Longitude 118° 25' 25.68'' W (-118.42°)
Elevation210.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-09 23:05 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-10 06:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle129°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth262°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth267°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorSlightly Orange body, Red tail
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-