Reports Report 5531g (Event 5531-2017)

Name Nancy E
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks This was NOT like the typical Leonids or Perseid meteor, and I've never seen a colored train before. It glowed.
Address Oak Harbor, WA
Latitude 48° 14' 51.4'' N (48.24761°)
Longitude 122° 42' 20.81'' W (-122.70578°)
Elevation 46.103m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-30 18:57 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 02:57 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 267°
Facing azimuth 116.97°
First azimuth 289.91°
First elevation 85°
Last azimuth 278.79°
Last elevation 26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Light Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Extremely faint crackle maybe? Almost inaudible.
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 10°
Remarks Glowing. Not smokey.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -