Reports Report 245bp (Event 245-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 245-2015
Observer
NameAllen L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe object had a long tail like an airplane contrail, but instead of a plane I observed a bright blue-green ball. It disappeared behind a low hill before I could observe an impact or breakup. I was driving at the time, heading north on the freeway.
Location
AddressPortola Valley, CA
Latitude37° 23' 34.86'' N (37.39°)
Longitude 122° 10' 28.95'' W (-122.17°)
Elevation99.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 12:47 PST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 20:47 UT
Duration?
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle106°
Moving
Facing azimuth285.36°
First azimuth286.14°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth293.09°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-