Reports Report 2856h (Event 2856-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2856-2015
Observer
NamePascal P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI am still not sure if I saw a momentary smoke/cloudy trail or if it was the light still in me eyes.
Location
AddressSan Jose, CA
Latitude37° 23' 8.76'' N (37.39°)
Longitude 121° 53' 31.02'' W (-121.89°)
Elevation18.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-31 05:18 PDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-31 12:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth143°
First azimuth143°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth143°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared as if a helicopter was pointing a extremely bright light directly at me.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared as if the the bright orb fragmented and re entered a portal in the dark sky, best way to describe it. Because it literally disappeared. I thought I saw some type of cloud trail which lasted about 2 seconds after it disappeared.