Reports Report 2583v (Event 2583-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2583-2013
Observer
NameKurt L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksStayed out for the Orionids 2 nights hoping to see a fireball and just by chance saw this one on the 3rd!
Location
AddressSan Jose, CA
Latitude37° 18' 13.02'' N (37.3°)
Longitude 121° 47' 30.4'' W (-121.79°)
Elevation92.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-10-22 19:55 PDT
UT Date & Time2013-10-23 02:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth290°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorDark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksBright, dark, green fireball fading to light green with a translucent glow at the end.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-