Reports Report 3837go (Event 3837-2017)

Name James H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This is what I wrote after seeing it. I think that I just saw a meteor in the eastern sky over Westchester NY. I was driving south on route 9A at aound 3 pm when I saw a streak of light that looked like a shooting star. The streak was silver and at the center it was emerald green. It was there for at most 1 to 2 seconds.
Address Hawthorne, NY
Latitude 41° 5' 39.13'' N (41.094204°)
Longitude 73° 48' 46.38'' W (-73.812882°)
Elevation 69.782m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 15:02 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 19:02 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 81°
Facing azimuth 216.96°
First azimuth 188.47°
First elevation 26°
Last azimuth 234.85°
Last elevation 33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -23
Color Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
Observation No
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Persistent train
Observation No
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Terminal flash
Observation No
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Observation No
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