Reports Report 303s (Event 303-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 303-2015
Observer
NameSteve Z
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe light from the flash was bright enough to light my buddies flash and cast a strong shadow behind him on the ground and on his white car.
Location
Address, CA
Latitude36° 29' 47.6'' N (36.5°)
Longitude 117° 13' 39.24'' W (-117.23°)
Elevation661.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-08 20:00 PST
UT Date & Time2015-02-09 04:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle182°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth163.03°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth253.56°
Last elevation53°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA dumbbell shaped fragment appeared just before a red flash that formed just as the meteor disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA dumbbell shaped fragment appeared just before a red flash that formed just as the meteor disappeared.