Reports Report 513u (Event 513-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 513-2019
Observer
NameSteve C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMy partner and I were paddling from Key Largo to Key West, and were off the south side of Long Key State Park when we both saw the flash. It was just off our paddling field of vision while paddling our kayaks, but it was bright enough to catch both of our eyes.
Location
AddressLayton, FL
Latitude24° 48' 38.78'' N (24.81°)
Longitude 80° 48' 52.85'' W (-80.81°)
Elevation-0.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-01 13:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-02-01 18:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth213°
First azimuth200°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length30°
Remarkssmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-