Reports Report 3633ak (Event 3633-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3633-2014
Observer
NameLiz D
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThis is the first meteor of this size and color I've ever seen. It was spectacular.
Location
AddressColumbus, IN
Latitude39° 12' 5.18'' N (39.2°)
Longitude 85° 55' 16.97'' W (-85.92°)
Elevation191.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-25 21:20 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-26 02:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation15°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt had a long white tail flowing from a green glowing fireball. The length of tail stayed bright well after the fireball disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-