Reports Report 3810a (Event 3810-2017)

Name Sharon S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This is the 2nd in as many weeks close to the horizon bothe green but the other was closer to where I live. This is the brightest I’ve ever seen. Pretty cool!
Address Reston, VA
Latitude 38° 56' 40.16'' N (38.94449°)
Longitude 77° 19' 20.43'' W (-77.322343°)
Elevation 114.268m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 00:13 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 04:13 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 95°
Facing azimuth 264.08°
First azimuth 278.25°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 280.37°
Last elevation 14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It came across the sky with a tail then popped
Observation No
Remarks -