Reports Report 245n (Event 245-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 245-2015
Observer
NameMichael K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was fantastic to see, but at the angle and speed it was heading toward the earth, still completely intact I am at a loss as to why I didn't hear it crash.
Location
AddressSanta Rosa, CA
Latitude38° 28' 19.89'' N (38.47°)
Longitude 122° 45' 24.87'' W (-122.76°)
Elevation40.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 12:50 PST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 20:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth273.77°
First azimuth268.73°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth274.68°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length40°
RemarksThe round object was a bright metal glow at the front that looked to be the size of a plane, the trail was a bright white streak and it looked to be headed towards a crash in west sonoma co. towards the airport. I kept waiting to hear the crash as it flew out of sight.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-