Reports Report 3837go (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameJames H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis is what I wrote after seeing it. I think that I just saw a meteor in the eastern sky over Westchester NY.I was driving south on route 9A at aound 3 pm when I saw a streak of light that looked like a shooting star. The streak was silver and at the center it was emerald green. It was there for at most 1 to 2 seconds.
Location
AddressHawthorne, NY
Latitude41° 5' 39.13'' N (41.09°)
Longitude 73° 48' 46.38'' W (-73.81°)
Elevation69.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:02 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:02 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle81°
Moving
Facing azimuth216.96°
First azimuth188.47°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth234.85°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-