Reports Report 114i (Event 114-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 114-2017
Observer
NameMary P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was such an awesome event to witness. I am glad I was outside at just the right time because it happened so fast. I have never seen an asteroid this close before but I was not afraid.
Location
AddressGainesville, FL
Latitude29° 38' 24.23'' N (29.64°)
Longitude 82° 25' 25.2'' W (-82.42°)
Elevation25.42m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-08 22:00 EST
UT Date & Time2017-01-09 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle89°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.3°
First azimuth123.22°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth239.79°
Last elevation54°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksMy sister walking her dog approx 15 minutes before I saw the meteor said she saw a light flash in the sky and a heard a loud boom sound.
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt was so quick but the train appeared bright and glowing while the meteor was traveling and seemed to disappear just after the meteor disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-