Reports Report 4480fa (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameJoel V
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI’m 68 and have NEVER ! seen anything like it. It had a very long tail. The fireball at its core was green and white like the tail around it’s perimeter. First observed it over my left shoulder at about the 12 o’clock position till about the 4-5 in the sky. I ended up loosing it when my neighbors roof blocked my view. I was facing N-NW
Location
AddressNorthampton, PA
Latitude40° 40' 45.49'' N (40.68°)
Longitude 75° 28' 54.64'' W (-75.48°)
Elevation118.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 20:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 00:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle41°
Moving
Facing azimuth313.53°
First azimuth307.88°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth312.55°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-