Reports Report 1626a (Event 1626-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1626-2012
Observer
NameJeff C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksAt first green glow and motion appeared like a firework, but duller and several times larger what a firework spark would look like. Very smooth and steady motion with slight downward curve to trajectory at end of sighting.
Location
AddressDenver, CO
Latitude33° 23' 56.43'' N (33.4°)
Longitude 111° 41' 5.53'' W (-111.68°)
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 left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.02°
First azimuth79.97°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth57.96°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
Colorgreen with gold tail
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration7s
Length
Remarksglowing train, diminished and disappeared as fireball went out
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-