Reports Report 3330al (Event 3330-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3330-2014
Observer
Namejessica R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt appeared to be closer than anything I've seen before.
Location
Addresstulare, CA
Latitude36° 12' 2.27'' N (36.2°)
Longitude 119° 21' 52.03'' W (-119.36°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-11-25 20:15 PST
UT Date & Time2014-11-26 04:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth225°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth225°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
Colorblue white orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksGlowing
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it finished its descent it appeared to explode. A smaller piece separated at that point.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA smaller piece broke off as it blew out. The smaller piece broke off then disappeared.