Reports Report 683i (Event 683-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 683-2016
Observer
NameBlake H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksNever seen one this big and bright that almost appeared to explode over the sky
Location
AddressHemet, CA
Latitude33° 44' 35.2'' N (33.74°)
Longitude 116° 59' 30.7'' W (-116.99°)
Elevation472.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-02-20 05:23 PST
UT Date & Time2016-02-20 13:23 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth350.93°
First azimuth0.79°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth338.83°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorBlue, Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI could see it appearing to break apart. The flash was so bright it would be similar to the flash of lightning, lighting up the sky at night.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-