Reports Report 3632a (Event 3632-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3632-2014
Observer
NameKelly C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery green light; at first I thought it was a meteor, then I wondered if anyone was doing fireworks in the very early morning hours. I Googled green meteor and saw that such a thing exists. Very dramatic, large, broad, nearby seeming explosion of green light.
Location
AddressWest Chester, PA
Latitude40° 1' 2.11'' N (40.02°)
Longitude 75° 36' 45.47'' W (-75.61°)
Elevation170.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-27 05:45 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-27 10:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth296.33°
First azimuth299.18°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth286.14°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright green explosion with fat tail
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright green explosion with bits of light falling off in three directions.