Reports Report 232b (Event 232-2017)

Name michele s
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I have seen much longer lasting fireballs, but this one was quite impressive in how large it was, the intense green color, and how low it got to the treeline.
Address Fifield, WI
Latitude 45° 53' 1.45'' N (45.883735°)
Longitude 90° 10' 25.51'' W (-90.173753°)
Elevation 472.535m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-19 18:00 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-20 00:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 186°
Facing azimuth 277.02°
First azimuth 272.92°
First elevation 43°
Last azimuth 275.58°
Last elevation 19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Light Green, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks meteor got extremely large and bright, then was gone
Observation No
Remarks -