Reports Report 1511bl (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameMatt S
Experience Level1/5
Remarkstruly an amazing sight. once in a lifetime experience ill never forget
Location
AddressClayton, DE
Latitude39° 13' 21.25'' N (39.22°)
Longitude 75° 37' 44.55'' W (-75.63°)
Elevation17.28m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth228.44°
First azimuth250.36°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth202.04°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkswhooooooooosh!!!!!!!!
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length10°
Remarksat first it was a light green streak , then it flared up to a brighter green with a long greenish fire trail turning to orange and finally yellow before going out. there was a smoke trail but it was dark so hard to tell how much smoke there really was . truly an amazing sight
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksintense sudden flare and made a whooshing sound. got much brighter and faster
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-