Reports Report 3787q (Event 3787-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3787-2015
Observer
NameSue J
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving. I leaned forward to see the object at the top of my front windshield. It was very large; not a typical shooting star size. The orange front had a dark round center. The tail was green and was as wide as the front for quite a distance. It seemed very close. It went behind trees and I drove under it, so could not observe it for very long. Not sure what it was....?
Location
AddressShelton, WA
Latitude47° 16' 34.42'' N (47.28°)
Longitude 123° 3' 3.51'' W (-123.05°)
Elevation84.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-04 18:50 PST
UT Date & Time2015-12-05 02:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth40.23°
First azimuth126.61°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth297.32°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorGreen, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-