Reports Report 2634i (Event 2634-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2634-2015
Observer
NameDavid R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was by far the best fireball I have witnessed. It was such a bright green. As bright as the green in the Aurora Borealis when I was in Alaska.
Location
AddressOkawville, IL
Latitude38° 28' 49.38'' N (38.48°)
Longitude 89° 43' 32.4'' W (-89.73°)
Elevation130.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-22 03:50 CDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-22 08:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle184°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth100°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth95°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright green burst that reminded me of fireworks--green flames and green sparks. The best I have ever witnessed!
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like green fireworks! I was surprised at how wide it was also.