Reports Report 638as (Event 638-2015)

Name James L
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Green is an unusual color for a meteor, usually they are blue, white or orange.
Address Aurora, CO
Latitude 39° 37' 17.38'' N (39.621495°)
Longitude 104° 43' 49.57'' W (-104.730435°)
Elevation 1783.529053m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-03-11 06:00 MDT
UT Date & Time 2015-03-11 12:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Facing azimuth 333.4°
First azimuth 353.17°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 292.27°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Light Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks Extended past the fireball and was glowing brightly behind it
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The ball started out orange and then flashed green for 4 seconds before returning to orange and falling out of view.
Observation No
Remarks -