Reports Report 4906k (Event 4906-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4906-2016
Observer
NameLelia G
Experience Level4/5
RemarksWe (everyone in the car, most with science background) we're in complete awe. Most amazing thing we've seen. Almost mistook it for a crashing plane or helicopter.
Location
AddressRichmond, VA
Latitude37° 33' 38.49'' N (37.56°)
Longitude 77° 34' 30.85'' W (-77.58°)
Elevation31.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-12-04 01:34 EST
UT Date & Time2016-12-04 06:34 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth144.63°
First azimuth253.4°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth92.85°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt changed from a very bright orange/white shooting star to a green glob with a white trail
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-