Reports Report 1626a (Event 1626-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1626-2012
Observer
NameAce
Experience Level4/5
RemarksSecond most impressive celestial event I have ever seen. Luminous green, slow and long lasting, with a distinctly long trail. Appeared to be less than 5 miles away, though I know it was hundreds. Would like to order up 1/2 dozen more just like it!
Location
AddressCreede, CO
Latitude37° 44' 46.32'' N (37.75°)
Longitude 107° 0' 53.73'' W (-107.01°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-31 20:15 MST
UT Date & Time2012-01-01 03:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth185.71°
First azimuth166.33°
First elevation12°
Last azimuth235.84°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train, tapering down, no changes.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-