Reports Report 3983h (Event 3983-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3983-2016
Observer
NameJim B
Experience Level3/5
Remarksunusual bright green color
Location
AddressWaKeeney, KS
Latitude39° 8' 6.85'' N (39.14°)
Longitude 99° 46' 49.49'' W (-99.78°)
Elevation692.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-15 21:15 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-16 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle200°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth45.73°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth25°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbright green meteor seemed to explode
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksbright green fragments flared and then disappeared