Reports Report 2083bw (Event 2083-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2083-2016
Observer
NameLynn and Thomas M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWe were driving when we saw it. It was quick, but slow enough that we could see the color. It was beautiful.A friend was driving a few miles ahead of us on the same road and also saw it.
Location
AddressHamburg, NJ
Latitude41° 8' 39.77'' N (41.14°)
Longitude 74° 34' 22.07'' W (-74.57°)
Elevation172.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-14 21:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-15 01:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth346.03°
First azimuth273.48°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth313.58°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorDark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksWe thought it was a firework, but then it didn't blow up. It was white at the front and went feom light to dark green with a gray tail.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-