Reports Report 2872i (Event 2872-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2872-2019
Observer
NameRyan A
Experience Level3/5
RemarksPlease redact any audio prior to publishing as I caught it at work. This is the most amazing thing I’ve ever personally witnessed!! Sadly it reminded me of Columbia video. And no large explosion like a typical meteor... definitely think it’s space debris of some kind.
Location
AddressNaples, FL
Latitude26° 3' 13.87'' N (26.05°)
Longitude 81° 41' 51.35'' W (-81.7°)
Elevation1.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-03 02:16 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-03 06:16 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth280°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth80°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration45s
Length70°
RemarksIt was a smoke and glowing train. It appeared to break into numerous smaller pieces. It Reminded me of the Shuttle Columbia breakup video!
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke into numerous pieces as it transitioned from West to east. It started to train approximately overhead of my position. And continued to break up into more pieces as it continued east.
Video