Reports Report 5388u (Event 5388-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5388-2019
Observer
NameCamille C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was one of the most impressive and brightest fireballs I have ever seen. The first one was at the break of daylight. Right after sunrise. It made the news.
Location
AddressGlendale, CA
Latitude34° 9' 6.22'' N (34.15°)
Longitude 118° 14' 31.84'' W (-118.24°)
Elevation187.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-02 00:55 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-11-02 07:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle216°
Moving
Facing azimuth38°
First azimuth42°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth112.1°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorGreen, white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksThe flash lit up the sky. It left a white greenish streak, fiery white/green in the middle for 1-2 seconds then it faded. Brightest in the middle where the fireball disintegrated.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash lit up the sky white. Bright enough to make me flinch when i caught it with the corner of my eye while driving. The trail became a long streak but its kind of broke into 2 in the same straight line.