Reports Report 3750a (Event 3750-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3750-2019
Observer
NameKen G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe meteor looked very close and very low. For the first instant, I thought it was a bottle rocket or similar. But it went *all* the way across the horizon, North to South. Much too far for a bottle rocket.
Location
AddressOak Park, CA
Latitude34° 10' 45.34'' N (34.18°)
Longitude 118° 46' 46.51'' W (-118.78°)
Elevation340.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-12 20:38 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-13 03:38 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle266°
Moving
Facing azimuth299.92°
First azimuth340.87°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth218.93°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like a slight shower of orange sparks/fragmentation as it was crossing the sky.