Reports Report 683g (Event 683-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 683-2016
Observer
NameEdward S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was the coolest fireball I have ever seen. I like to run in the pre-dawn morning and get to see a lot of fireballs.
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude34° 11' 27.85'' N (34.19°)
Longitude 118° 30' 49.32'' W (-118.51°)
Elevation221.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-02-20 05:22 PST
UT Date & Time2016-02-20 13:22 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth57.78°
First azimuth69.58°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth61.13°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing bright white/blue
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWhen it first appeared there was a bright explosive wave followed by a tail.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe initial flash had a multi-directional bright light followed by a tail.