Reports Report 1614k (Event 1614-2017)

Name Brian V
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks After initial white heating the object broke up into many small red pieces
Address Thousand Oaks, CA
Latitude 34° 10' 56.9'' N (34.182473°)
Longitude 118° 56' 31.46'' W (-118.942072°)
Elevation 199.868m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-05-07 21:12 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-05-08 04:12 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 130°
Facing azimuth 256°
First azimuth 226.99°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 272.09°
Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Started as white then turned red and left a short sparkling trail till extenguishing.