Reports Report 2891cv (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameBob C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe bright green color and brightness seemed unusual to me. It was heading toward the setting sun but it was quite vivid.
Location
AddressSomerville, MA
Latitude42° 24' 4.76'' N (42.4°)
Longitude 71° 6' 45.62'' W (-71.11°)
Elevation8.72m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:05 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle268°
Moving
Facing azimuth332.27°
First azimuth354.99°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth296.8°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball broke into two objects and the smaller one faded quickly