Reports Report 5099a (Event 5099-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5099-2019
Observer
NameBruce B
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI shoot Area 51 every 2 weeks,, so I more or less a freelance investigate journalist. So in all the times I been out there I never saw a green ball of bright light, travel straight down from the sky 180degrees to the earth. I seen a million shooting stars, but this one was the strangest one I ever seen. I would suspect it was about 3 miles from my location at Black Mail Box due North up Hwy 375 at 130am on July 14 2019,, I will have to look at my files for the
Location
AddressRachel, NV
Latitude37° 29' 25.26'' N (37.49°)
Longitude 115° 18' 6.91'' W (-115.3°)
Elevation1362.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-13 01:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-13 08:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth245°
First azimuth245°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth245°
Last elevation90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksThe green fireball had a trail about 3 seconds long and looked very slow coming to earth, no explosion of any kind was seen.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-