Reports Report 3734b (Event 3734-2017)

Name Scott P
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This was by far the brightest and most amazing meteorite i have ever seen! The fireball, and its long tail had a kind of green ora It appeared as though it had made it into our atmosphere and may have possibly fallen to the earth.
Address Montross, VA
Latitude 38° 4' 52.81'' N (38.081337°)
Longitude 76° 41' 54.63'' W (-76.698509°)
Elevation 19.471m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-15 23:30 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-16 03:30 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 156°
Facing azimuth 233.89°
First azimuth 221.46°
First elevation 63°
Last azimuth 244.32°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Light Green, Light Yellow, White
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 The fireball broke apart into 4 or 5 tiny fragments that continued to fall with the same trajectory and velocity that the main fireball had been but they fizzled out fairly quickly.