Reports Report 2856aa (Event 2856-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2856-2015
Observer
NameTom E
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked nothing like a shooting or falling star
Location
AddressCarmel Valley, CA
Latitude36° 29' 42.76'' N (36.5°)
Longitude 121° 44' 35.86'' W (-121.74°)
Elevation119.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-31 05:18 PST
UT Date & Time2015-10-31 12:18 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle35°
Moving
Facing azimuth354.87°
First azimuth339.9°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth357.67°
Last elevation44°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was outside looking directly up at the sky and it first appeared yellow passing from left to right and then it flashed a bright white and then light blue and disappeared. I have no experience is viewing such events but it appeared to change colors and explode crossing a line like it entered our atmosphere.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-