Reports Report 2597ad (Event 2597-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2597-2015
Observer
NameDenise R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI thought it was a firework at first -- until I realized it definitely wasn't, but it looked similar to it at first (then way more phenomenal).
Location
AddressRedwood City, CA
Latitude37° 27' 35.65'' N (37.46°)
Longitude 122° 15' 27.29'' W (-122.26°)
Elevation130.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-13 22:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-14 05:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle274°
Moving
Facing azimuth235.13°
First azimuth23.38°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth358.6°
Last elevation41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red, Shimmery gold
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length35°
RemarksIt sparked at first (looked like a firework) then sparkled and glowed from right to left (northbound) like a massive shooting star, after explosion it faded away with a glimmering trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the end of the trail, it exploded like a shooting star -- massive red/yellow/gold. Very bright.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt all shimmered away like a fade in its trail.