Reports Report 2597ay (Event 2597-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2597-2015
Observer
NameTina D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt amazed me that it was bright enough to cast a glow at my feet and caused me to look up!
Location
AddressDiscovery Bay, CA
Latitude37° 54' 53.7'' N (37.91°)
Longitude 121° 35' 36.52'' W (-121.59°)
Elevation4.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-13 22:42 PDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-14 05:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth28°
First azimuth70.48°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth334.99°
Last elevation59°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksShhhhhhhh
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length50°
Remarksglowing trail thinner at end
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI first thought it was lightning as I was looking down toward ground, it caused me to look at sky and see fireball shooting across
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksYes, it seemed like there was a slight breaking off from the initial ball