Reports Report 2597am (Event 2597-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2597-2015
Observer
NameNick V
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe time is approximate. I didn't look at my watch the moment the event happened. But I do know that it was about 22:30.
Location
AddressAlamo, CA
Latitude37° 50' 54.75'' N (37.85°)
Longitude 122° 0' 36.91'' W (-122.01°)
Elevation139.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-13 22:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-14 05:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth77.36°
First azimuth111.66°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth67.9°
Last elevation59°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length50°
RemarksThe train glowed and particles of debris could be seen. The train was very clear to see. It looked like a train of ice particles or something. The train just faded away within 5 seconds of appearing.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was a very very bright white light that lit up our yard with absolutely no problem. It looked like day time for a split second because it was so bright.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-