Reports Report 3576a (Event 3576-2017)

Name Andrew F
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Driving North on Interstate 5 about 1.3 miles from Highway 46 exit. Saw what looked like a rocket come flying across my field of vision in the sky very rapidly and terminated with a flash.
Address Lost Hills, CA
Latitude 35° 36' 29.69'' N (35.608246°)
Longitude 119° 38' 49.47'' W (-119.647076°)
Elevation 73.309m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-05 06:08 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-05 13:08 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
Facing azimuth 330.87°
First azimuth 312.66°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 336.99°
Last elevation 41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks A big flash followed by the disbursement of the fireball.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -