Reports Report 1151af (Event 1151-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1151-2018
Observer
NameAgatha R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI thought it was a single rocket piece of fireworks! Very green trail and tail, white fireball. I was driving home and it was to my left.
Location
AddressWilmington, NC
Latitude34° 13' 26.44'' N (34.22°)
Longitude 77° 53' 8.95'' W (-77.89°)
Elevation10.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-28 23:05 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-29 03:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle82°
Moving
Facing azimuth187.56°
First azimuth132.64°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth137.15°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorGreen, Light Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksA green glowing train that faded; looked like comet tail
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a very brief flash, seconds then faded.