Reports Report 1382ek (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameJulie S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI'm not good at judging magnitude. It looked a lot like a roman candle firework in size and intensity--very intensely bright green, seemingly ball-shaped.
Location
Address, MO
Latitude38° 41' 46.64'' N (38.7°)
Longitude 92° 25' 34.19'' W (-92.43°)
Elevation191.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:16 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:16 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle267°
Moving
Facing azimuth46.92°
First azimuth56.13°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth32.86°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksWe could tell it was leaving a train because it was lit up by the fireball--when the fireball went out, we couldn't see the train anymore. Perhaps light haze interfered with us seeing any persistent train.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-