Reports Report 5388aq (Event 5388-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5388-2019
Observer
NameMatt S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving and saw the start out of the corner of my eye, but I very clearly saw the fireball end. It looked like it split after catching fire, not before.
Location
AddressSan Bruno, CA
Latitude37° 37' 16.48'' N (37.62°)
Longitude 122° 25' 35.83'' W (-122.43°)
Elevation62.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-02 00:45 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-11-02 07:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle160°
Moving
Facing azimuth115°
First azimuth110°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth120°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorDark Purple, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.5s
Length
RemarksThere was a long glowing white trail, similar to a firework.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksVery short, brighter than the streaking fireball itself
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball split into at least two pieces