Reports Report 513a (Event 513-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 513-2019
Observer
NameBryce L
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe tail of the fireball was glowing red & orange and was very thick, like a flame. The tip was bright white - as bright as the sun and this was observed in broad daylight.
Location
AddressSanibel, FL
Latitude26° 24' 53.04'' N (26.41°)
Longitude 82° 4' 47.37'' W (-82.08°)
Elevation-4.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-01 14:00 EST
UT Date & Time2019-02-01 19:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth168.51°
First azimuth176.39°
First elevation
Last azimuth175.39°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange Red White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe glowing red tail split in two just before passing beyond the horizon.