Reports Report 245o (Event 245-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 245-2015
Observer
NameMaureen M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
Address, CA
Latitude38° 18' 48.82'' N (38.31°)
Longitude 123° 2' 21.46'' W (-123.04°)
Elevation1.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 12:50 PST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 20:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth287.43°
First azimuth283.03°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth293.31°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorWhite until the end when it flashed (exploded) yellow, blue, orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was immediately preceeded by a cone shaped contrail then the terminal flash was blue, orange, yellow.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-