Reports Report 2740ao (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameSteven C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen fireballs before and they have left glowing contrails and were mostly white. This one didn't leave much of an afterglow and was very green in color. It was awesome!
Location
AddressFredericksburg, VA
Latitude38° 18' 39.13'' N (38.31°)
Longitude 77° 30' 49.32'' W (-77.51°)
Elevation77.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle168°
Moving
Facing azimuth295.25°
First azimuth294.69°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth315.89°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit was green until the flash at the end which was yellow and orange around the perimeter but still mostly green in the center. It appeared to have one smaller fragment that radiated away from the main flash at around the 5 o'clock position.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksit was green until the flash at the end which was yellow and orange around the perimeter but still mostly green in the center. It appeared to have one smaller fragment that radiated away from the main flash at around the 5 o'clock position.