Reports Report 3991h (Event 3991-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3991-2016
Observer
NameAndrew R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksDuring my morning run on a dark stretch of (fairly) open road, I had a clear view of this impressive fireball as it tracked across the sky and broke into a few smaller fragments.
Location
AddressGainesville, FL
Latitude29° 40' 10.81'' N (29.67°)
Longitude 82° 22' 20.94'' W (-82.37°)
Elevation44.09m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-17 05:44 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-17 09:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.4°
First azimuth141.6°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth193.42°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorLight Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs meteor continued southwest, changed in color from bright whitish/yellow to light-/dark-green and two small whitish fragments appeared behind larger fireball