Reports Report 2803a (Event 2803-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2803-2018
Observer
NameChristina C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksLooked very similar to flare, which it may have been. Slowest moving fireball I've ever seen.
Location
AddressSanford, FL
Latitude28° 45' 59.47'' N (28.77°)
Longitude 81° 14' 49.62'' W (-81.25°)
Elevation17.77m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-03 21:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-04 01:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle178°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth351.41°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth354.73°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksVERY Slow moving, smoldering, red to orange; left thin orange trail which dimmed all at once after fireball disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-