Reports Report 1458p (Event 1458-2017)

Name Lance L
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks The intensity of the light was bright enough to reflect green light off of my clothes when I was facing the opposite direction. It was brighter than Venus.
Address , TX
Latitude 30° 50' 3.9'' N (30.834416°)
Longitude 96° 44' 27.68'' W (-96.741022°)
Elevation 81.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-23 21:40 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-24 02:40 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 154°
Facing azimuth 99.32°
First azimuth 89.8°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 106.51°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks After the green glow diminished, small white-yellowish sparks continued down toward earth for under a second before disappearing.