Reports Report 1297d (Event 1297-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1297-2017
Observer
NameJohn Y
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was my first green colored "fireball" I had ever observed. Makes me believe it was artificial or man made item like a satellite or space junk
Location
AddressMurfreesboro, TN
Latitude35° 55' 42.79'' N (35.93°)
Longitude 86° 28' 24.54'' W (-86.47°)
Elevation173.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-09 00:55 CDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-09 05:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle338°
Moving
Facing azimuth358.38°
First azimuth358.92°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth1.29°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksThe train wasn't bright like a streak. The only light given off was off the actual object. There seemed to be a darker "smoke" type train behind it then dissipated quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was green when I initially saw it, then at the end, it flashed white. I saw that well before it left my field of view.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-