Reports Report 4480dx (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameJoe I
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery unusual sighting in that the fireball appeared somewhat low in the sky, it was visible for 3-4 seconds and the "head" was bright yellow and the tail was green. I witnessed it w/ my wife.
Location
AddressAmbridge, PA
Latitude40° 35' 30.84'' N (40.59°)
Longitude 80° 13' 1.89'' W (-80.22°)
Elevation327.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 21:46 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 01:46 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth79.84°
First azimuth82.91°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth71.65°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorYellow and Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGreen train with "sparks"
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fragments appeared similar to that of sparks