Reports Report 2611bs (Event 2611-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2611-2018
Observer
NameEric W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMeteor may have been brighter if there were no intervening thin cloud cover.
Location
AddressSiesta Key, FL
Latitude27° 16' 0.24'' N (27.27°)
Longitude 82° 33' 12.63'' W (-82.55°)
Elevation1.04m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-07-23 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-07-24 00:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle266°
Moving
Facing azimuth355.05°
First azimuth12.69°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth325.2°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
Colorlight blue-green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe glowing trail was fluctuating in width, which I assumed to be from fragmentation, but I'm not sure due to a thin cloud layer obscuring clear line of sight.