Reports Report 5202r (Event 5202-2016)

Name Kristine V
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I thought it was some weird firework at first because it was so bright and colored so I waited for a pop, but it doesn't happen, and it didn't go away - it just disappeared from my view
Address Shelton, WA
Latitude 47° 11' 56.42'' N (47.199006°)
Longitude 123° 6' 27.09'' W (-123.107525°)
Elevation 81.872m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-17 02:05 PST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-17 10:05 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 33.98°
First azimuth 22.63°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 39.95°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 20°
Remarks Glowing, almost sparkly
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The green color got brighter, then 'fizzled' and I couldn't see it any more because trees were in the way
Observation Unknown
Remarks -