Reports Report 3557a (Event 3557-2017)

Name Andrea B
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I have seen three green fireballs that I can recall offhand. This one was totally different and weird in that it was completely vertical.
Address Gaithersburg, MD
Latitude 39° 8' 57.28'' N (39.149245°)
Longitude 77° 13' 3.56'' W (-77.217655°)
Elevation 127.042m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-30 21:30 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-01 01:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 179°
Facing azimuth 60.18°
First azimuth 60.18°
First elevation 90°
Last azimuth 60.18°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Light to Medium Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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