Reports Report 1155b (Event 1155-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1155-2018
Observer
NameMichael S
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressOrmond Beach, FL
Latitude29° 16' 49.03'' N (29.28°)
Longitude 81° 4' 9.85'' W (-81.07°)
Elevation2.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-27 01:01 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-27 05:01 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle197°
Moving
Facing azimuth49.44°
First azimuth71.26°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth40.97°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorLight Bluesh white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksBright light with sparkles
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash right when going below horizon many fragments came off that looked like small shooting stars which disappeared as they fell off.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMany pieces came off and burned away as the larger piece went below the horizon