Reports Report 1174bw (Event 1174-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1174-2019
Observer
NameRoger H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI'm a Meteorologist with 45 years experience in observation of the night sky. I saw a nearly vertical copper colored fire-ball drop down in the SSE night sky fully illuminated by the moon.
Location
AddressWorcester, VT
Latitude44° 22' 29.16'' N (44.37°)
Longitude 72° 34' 56.25'' W (-72.58°)
Elevation393.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-18 22:38 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 02:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle175°
Moving
Facing azimuth170°
First azimuth160°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth160°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksCopper color where it dropped lower in the horizon it expanded iin width