Reports Report 4635gd (Event 4635-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4635-2016
Observer
NameDonna G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMy initial view was a glow ball follow by a couple of big flashes in the sky follow by smaller glowball with smaller flashes in the sky. The sky flashed 4 or 5 times. I thought it was a thunder & lightning storm in the area.
Location
AddressSaint Petersburg, FL
Latitude27° 53' 12.27'' N (27.89°)
Longitude 82° 40' 9.42'' W (-82.67°)
Elevation2.19m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-11-21 23:20 EST
UT Date & Time2016-11-22 04:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle231°
Moving
Facing azimuth248.25°
First azimuth271.34°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth251.09°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkssound like a crackle - thought it was fireworks or thunder
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
Remarksit looked like a glow ball but only lasted a couple of seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthe sky flash a couple of times I thought it was lightning.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksbig glow ball followed by smaller glow balls but only visible for a couple of seconds - two to three of them.