Reports Report 1664by (Event 1664-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1664-2019
Observer
NameMichael G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksBeautiful bright green object falling out of the NW sky of DC. Lasted 3-5 seconds. Saw it as I was in an uber driving down the highway.
Location
AddressWashington, DC
Latitude38° 53' 54.46'' N (38.9°)
Longitude 77° 0' 50.19'' W (-77.01°)
Elevation5.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-10 01:06 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-10 05:06 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth330.98°
First azimuth342.97°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth302.66°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorDark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGreen and crackling. Not a full consistent train. As the object went across the sky parts of the train appeared to burn up and disappear.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTrain was fairly connected, but as it went across the sky the train seemed to fall apart being the bright object.