Reports Report 1382pd (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameDamon P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAs I was driving northbound.I saw a large bright light in the corner of my eye.My first thought was that it was the moon.When I turned my head I saw the fireball streak across the sky.
Location
AddressTerre Haute, IN
Latitude39° 29' 50.75'' N (39.5°)
Longitude 87° 21' 36.54'' W (-87.36°)
Elevation154.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 04:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle84°
Moving
Facing azimuth273.55°
First azimuth246°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth319.7°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorGreen, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksA glowing train.Greenish in color
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-