Reports Report 2872af (Event 2872-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2872-2019
Observer
NameRonald C
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPatrick Air Force Base, FL
Latitude28° 13' 8.85'' N (28.22°)
Longitude 80° 35' 57.68'' W (-80.6°)
Elevation2.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-03 02:21 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-03 06:21 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth262.96°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth95.69°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length10°
Remarkssmoke trail will initial glow, dissipated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksgot brighter, then broke apart
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssmaller pieces were orange, disappeared quickly, two main fragments continued with a the smaller object trailing behind the larger.