Reports Report 638as (Event 638-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 638-2015
Observer
NameJames L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksGreen is an unusual color for a meteor, usually they are blue, white or orange.
Location
AddressAurora, CO
Latitude39° 37' 17.38'' N (39.62°)
Longitude 104° 43' 49.57'' W (-104.73°)
Elevation1783.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-11 06:00 MDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-11 12:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle266°
Moving
Facing azimuth333.4°
First azimuth353.17°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth292.27°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksExtended past the fireball and was glowing brightly behind it
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe ball started out orange and then flashed green for 4 seconds before returning to orange and falling out of view.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-