Reports Report 929eu (Event 929-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 929-2010
Observer
NamePaul
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI am 61 years old and always look up into the night sky. I have seen many, many meteors/showers, but nothing even close to the size and beauty of this colorful object. I was stunned and have been talking about it all day.
Location
AddressDover, DE
Latitude39° 9' 29.4'' N (39.16°)
Longitude 75° 31' 27.72'' W (-75.52°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-28 19:45 EST
UT Date & Time2010-12-29 00:45 UT
Duration?
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-1°
First azimuth356°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth313°
Last elevation75°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorblue green yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing and rapidly changing colors.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-