Reports Report 1621a (Event 1621-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1621-2011
Observer
NameJeff
Experience Level3/5
Remarkshave seen meteors before. This was the closest Ive ever witnessed one
Location
AddressDalton, GA
Latitude34° 52' 22.27'' N (34.87°)
Longitude 85° 2' 28.62'' W (-85.04°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-30 23:30 EST
UT Date & Time2011-12-31 04:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth147.65°
First azimuth150.75°
First elevation81°
Last azimuth146.31°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
Colorgreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2.5s
Length10°
Remarksgreenish color lots of brighter burning pieces
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarkspieces of spark?debri? on edges of greenish color tail all looked really close but probably much further away than it was
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-