Reports Report 1529a (Event 1529-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1529-2016
Observer
NameJosiah G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSo this was really hard to fill out. I was flying an airplane at the time. I don't know what street address I was at, just an approximation of where I was over san diego. The fireball actually blew up below the horizon from my perspective.
Location
AddressSan Diego, CA
Latitude32° 45' 32.9'' N (32.76°)
Longitude 117° 9' 43.17'' W (-117.16°)
Elevation18.74m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-26 22:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-27 05:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle168°
Moving
Facing azimuth166.66°
First azimuth161.03°
First elevation11°
Last azimuth195.26°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length
RemarksAs it disintegrated the trail remained for a good length of time.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter a few seconds travel it blew up like a flare
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw parts disintegrating from the fireball