Reports Report 2583u (Event 2583-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2583-2013
Observer
NameDarrell L
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressNewcastle, CA
Latitude38° 52' 59.29'' N (38.88°)
Longitude 121° 6' 27.72'' W (-121.11°)
Elevation292.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-10-22 19:55 PDT
UT Date & Time2013-10-23 02:55 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth256.73°
First azimuth227.85°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth291.71°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksShortly after it fragmented the larger section flared bright green in a large ball and disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter 3-4 seconds a small section broke off. The small section was white and stayed above the larger section which flared green and disappeared about 1-2 seconds after it fragmented