Reports Report 5287k (Event 5287-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5287-2019
Observer
NameBarry R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was driving when i saw the fireball. It first appeared in the western sky at approximately 80 deg altitude. It went strait down towards the horizon. It dissipiated around 10-15 degrees above horizon. There was a small flash when it burnt out and the color was an irridescent green. It did leave a long trail that was also green but no explosion or boom was heard.
Location
AddressSmiths Grove, KY
Latitude37° 3' 59.45'' N (37.07°)
Longitude 86° 6' 44.07'' W (-86.11°)
Elevation193.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-10-27 19:01 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-10-28 00:01 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle174°
Moving
Facing azimuth283.74°
First azimuth277.41°
First elevation74°
Last azimuth288.41°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-