Reports Report 1511fl (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameBrandon T
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWitnessed a couple of "shooting stars" before the event a lot higher on the horizon.
Location
AddressOcracoke, NC
Latitude35° 7' 5.21'' N (35.12°)
Longitude 75° 59' 8.66'' W (-75.99°)
Elevation1.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth330.39°
First azimuth346.21°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth347.57°
Last elevation46°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen,Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkscrackle then distant boom along with the switch from green to red light long tail, mistaken for a flare at first
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBiright green to brighter red flash
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-