Reports Report 2597ax (Event 2597-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2597-2015
Observer
NameT S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksSeen a lot of night skies and showers, this was by far the brightest I have ever witnessed: Bright as lightening flash, and sound.
Location
AddressBen Lomond, CA
Latitude37° 4' 3.02'' N (37.07°)
Longitude 122° 4' 12.6'' W (-122.07°)
Elevation208.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-13 22:42 PDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-14 05:42 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth1.6°
First azimuth110°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorPink, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration8s
Length90°
Remarksglowing
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbrighter than a flash of lightening
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksglowing flash seemed to have particles dissipating