Reports Report 791az (Event 791-2017)

Name Leo S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This was the brightest fireball I have seen. It didn't look very far away. We was driving when we saw so we couldn't tell if made any noise.
Address Loco Hills, NM
Latitude 32° 48' 48.46'' N (32.81346°)
Longitude 103° 52' 37.3'' W (-103.877029°)
Elevation 1159.492m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-02-26 19:51 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-02-27 02:51 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 240°
Facing azimuth 92.28°
First azimuth 18.46°
First elevation 41°
Last azimuth 71.92°
Last elevation 23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 15°
Remarks A smoky trail with a greenish tint.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It flashed greenish yellow when it exploded.
Observation No
Remarks -