Reports Report 2891bb (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameBrian G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksDriving south on I-95. Just after passing the Newport exit I saw a long lasting fireball, transitioning from yellow to green. What I found interesting was it stayed as a stationary green dot for about a second before it disappeared.
Location
AddressNewport, ME
Latitude44° 50' 7.39'' N (44.84°)
Longitude 69° 17' 43.29'' W (-69.3°)
Elevation69.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:09 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:09 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle234°
Moving
Facing azimuth260.93°
First azimuth287.33°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth250.52°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorGreen, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-