Reports Report 3983f (Event 3983-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3983-2016
Observer
NameBruce B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis fireball was very bright, large, and moved a little slower than a shooting star which made it seem to be close. It had a tail/trail of yellow/orange sparks and both the fireball and sparks seemed to fade out at the same time after a few seconds.
Location
AddressKearney, NE
Latitude40° 44' 6.03'' N (40.74°)
Longitude 99° 4' 48.16'' W (-99.08°)
Elevation671.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-15 21:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-16 02:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle112°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth70.63°
First elevation12°
Last azimuth79.77°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorGreen, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-