Reports Report 1257b (Event 1257-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1257-2011
Observer
Namedavid G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksFirst was aware of fireball when a bright flash lit up the sky just out of my view above my right shoulder direction as I was facing S S/W. VERY bright flash with slight greenish cast. Coming into my view in the upper right corner of my windshield, the color was very green. I observed a green ball and a short green tail, which quickly \"burned out\" to a cinder, and dissapeared. The whole event taking approx.2 seconds.
Location
Addressoakesdale, WA
Latitude47° 7' 12.93'' N (47.12°)
Longitude 117° 13' 37.96'' W (-117.23°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-10-31 06:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2011-10-31 13:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth106.06°
First azimuth145.98°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth84.88°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colorgreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-