Reports Report 6872ai (Event 6872-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6872-2021
Observer
NameSteve S
Experience Level5/5
RemarksThis fireball was a much more vivid green that what I have ever seen before.
Location
AddressMansfield, GA
Latitude33° 28' 7.74'' N (33.47°)
Longitude 83° 44' 7.28'' W (-83.74°)
Elevation228.85m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-23 21:02 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-24 01:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle210°
Moving
Facing azimuth7.21°
First azimuth13.13°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth10.3°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksA smoke trail that persisted a short time after the fireball broke into multiple pieces
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright green flash, a much more vivid green than I have seen before.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball broke into 5-7 pieces shortly after the flash.