Reports Report 1255j (Event 1255-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1255-2012
Observer
NameMarc W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMeteor fell almost straight down slightly angled to the west (WSW) until it disappeared behind the low foothills on the horizon. Very bright almost traffic signal emerald green. Thought it might of been a flare or firework falling, but way to fast. I was driving south.
Location
AddressLas Vegas, NV
Latitude36° 1' 48.8'' N (36.03°)
Longitude 115° 14' 36.65'' W (-115.24°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-09-03 22:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2012-09-04 05:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth212.51°
First azimuth217.81°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth218.87°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBright green.
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-