Reports Report 3665j (Event 3665-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3665-2020
Observer
NameLaurie F
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were out trying to observe the comet which was located under the big Dipper when a bright green and white trail and then a big green flash happened before disappearing. It appeared from the right side of where we were standing facing the big Dipper. Wow! Just Wow!!
Location
AddressWaterford, VT
Latitude44° 25' 27.83'' N (44.42°)
Longitude 71° 57' 54.08'' W (-71.97°)
Elevation254.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-23 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-24 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle213°
Moving
Facing azimuth
First azimuth10°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWhite and green trail then bright green burst before disappearing
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-