Reports Report 5583a (Event 5583-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5583-2017
Name Emilia H
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks I'm not sure about the time or location exactly -- I didn't know to report it until now, so some of the details might be fuzzy. I hope that I can help, though!
Address Davis, CA
Latitude 38° 33' 29.12'' N (38.56°)
Longitude 121° 44' 46.53'' W (-121.75°)
Elevation 11.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-15 21:47 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-16 05:47 UT
Duration ?
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 279°
Facing azimuth 257.07°
First azimuth -
First elevation 36°
Last azimuth 272.98°
Last elevation 36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 30s
Length 20°
Remarks The train was green and glowing, and seemed to be split into two parts about a third of the way through.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The flash was what alerted me to the fireball, and then I saw the train. I don't know if I saw the actual fireball, but the flash was really bright.
Observation Yes
Remarks The train looked like it split in two about a third of the way through, leaving two separate paths that both persisted.