Reports Report 842ac (Event 842-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 842-2016
Observer
NameM L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis is the 2nd one I've seen in this area in the past 6 months around the same time of day
Location
AddressLake Forest, CA
Latitude33° 39' 42.66'' N (33.66°)
Longitude 117° 40' 3.58'' W (-117.67°)
Elevation214.19m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-03-01 17:55 PST
UT Date & Time2016-03-02 01:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth30°
First azimuth10°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth50°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorPink, Light Green, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing train that dissipated quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like a small explosion, similar to a firework but the whole thing appeared from nowhere
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA quick flash and very brief fallout that dissipated alomost immediately