Reports Report 4827bn (Event 4827-2017)

Name Lulu M
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks i was driving at the time; heard a boom; first impression was of a malfunctioning skyrocket / firework descending immediately followed by recognition of a fireball with glowing green head, glowing white body & straight glowing tail
Address Pittsburgh, PA
Latitude 40° 28' 18.69'' N (40.471859°)
Longitude 79° 56' 37.92'' W (-79.943866°)
Elevation 289.819m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-02 03:08 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-02 08:08 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 125°
Facing azimuth 61.61°
First azimuth 355.02°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 32.27°
Last elevation 26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks sonic boom
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration -
Length 25°
Remarks glowing train
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -