Reports Report 6414r (Event 6414-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6414-2020
Observer
NameRhondi E
Experience Level3/5
RemarksYour charts are hard to use. We were driving west on 101 freeway. We thought someone shot a large firework at first but realized it was shooting DOWN with a comet-like trail. Big, bright.
Location
AddressCalabasas, CA
Latitude34° 9' 8.56'' N (34.15°)
Longitude 118° 42' 21.9'' W (-118.71°)
Elevation409.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-11-07 19:05 PST
UT Date & Time2020-11-08 03:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth109.03°
First azimuth99.57°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth100.82°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-