Reports Report 245bg (Event 245-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 245-2015
Observer
NameDave S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving and could not hear the sound. It seemed to have a very faint trail of white smoke. The light coming from it was the intensity of ARC flash. Sky was blue and clear. object took about 5-7 seconds to traverse the sky but the last part when it got to the ocean horizon was obscured by some trees I drove by.
Location
AddressFields Landing, CA
Latitude40° 42' 1.62'' N (40.7°)
Longitude 124° 12' 26.82'' W (-124.21°)
Elevation2.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 13:05 PST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 21:05 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth169.14°
First azimuth89.1°
First elevation54°
Last azimuth264.35°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-