Reports Report 4334a (Event 4334-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4334-2019
Observer
NameKen B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was operating Spirit Airlines flight NK434 MGA-FLL. Fireball observed perhaps one minute after takeoff RWY 10. Our elevation was between 2,000-3’000 AGL. Fireball turned entire sky green, both my First Officer and the pilot occupying the jumpseat saw it.
Location
AddressManagua, Managua (NI)
Latitude12° 8' 8.23'' N (12.14°)
Longitude 86° 5' 36.87'' W (-86.09°)
Elevation88.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-08 01:27 CST
UT Date & Time2019-09-08 07:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth100°
First azimuth44.41°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth40°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksGreen trail lots of sparks
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksGreen fragmentation