Reports Report 4668aw (Event 4668-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4668-2017
Observer
NameAndrea C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball seemed quite large. It reminded me of the green color in fireworks and fell much like fireworks do (similar trajectory) , however it was a single green ball with a short yellow tail . I was driving Northbound on Hwy 231 headed to Huntsville from Arab . I saw it to my left (NW sky )
Location
AddressLaceys Spring, AL
Latitude34° 25' 19.85'' N (34.42°)
Longitude 86° 36' 32.14'' W (-86.61°)
Elevation280.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-25 21:23 CST
UT Date & Time2017-11-26 03:23 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle160°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.34°
First azimuth327.47°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth328°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksThe green ball had a bright yellow tail that was very visible , but not very long .
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-