Reports Report 1609a (Event 1609-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1609-2018
Observer
NameJessica S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have been driving on this highway for 13 years 3 to 4 times a week at night and early morning. This was seen on Sunday April 29- going into Monday April 30 at 01:20 am. I was traveling southbound on highway 41 to us 2. Full moon at my right above viewed through front windshield and this bright glowing light (green ball on fire)was coming towards me to my left viewed from my passenger window.
Location
AddressSkandia, MI
Latitude46° 19' 39.69'' N (46.33°)
Longitude 87° 11' 56.11'' W (-87.2°)
Elevation341.42m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-04-29 01:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-04-29 05:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle178°
Moving
Facing azimuth83.44°
First azimuth77.95°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth90.7°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length40°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBurst of white then green color ball with red trailing tail
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksGreen and white fragments bursting away from green ball