Reports Report 3993g (Event 3993-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3993-2015
Observer
NameDoug S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was interesting to observe. But a few years ago I observed a much brighter fireball in the exact same location in my backyard. Funny that I would observe a somewhat rare occurrence in the same location, in a big city, twice.
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude34° 3' 42.96'' N (34.06°)
Longitude 118° 22' 11.92'' W (-118.37°)
Elevation43.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-14 20:52 PST
UT Date & Time2015-12-15 04:52 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle82°
Moving
Facing azimuth52.8°
First azimuth44.92°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth207.31°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
Coloramber
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length50°
Remarkssmoke trail...faded after about 5 seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-