Reports Report 340ahk (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameSuzanne G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMy husband and I both saw the fireball. My husband is almost an expert observer and astronomer.
Location
AddressMoneta, VA
Latitude37° 5' 43.93'' N (37.1°)
Longitude 79° 38' 23.44'' W (-79.64°)
Elevation260.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:10 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:10 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle235°
Moving
Facing azimuth97.85°
First azimuth76.6°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth58.35°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksIt was somewhat illuminated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash at the end
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-