Reports Report 1529bu (Event 1529-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1529-2016
Observer
NameLaura M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksIt was in a high light pollution area, so the brightness of the fireball was very very unique. Usually, I need to head into the desert during meteor showers to see anything, so this was a very different experience.
Location
AddressLa Mesa, CA
Latitude32° 46' 38.86'' N (32.78°)
Longitude 117° 1' 41.23'' W (-117.03°)
Elevation157.64m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-26 21:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-27 04:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle106°
Moving
Facing azimuth208.77°
First azimuth190.23°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth233.92°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorBlue, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it streaked across my field of vision, the tail broke apart into orange fragments that seemed to spread from the back of the tail towards to head of the fireball.