Reports Report 3296j (Event 3296-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3296-2013
Observer
NameCATHLEEN R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was the biggest fireball I have ever seen ( 57 years). It had a short orange-colored sparkling train and seemed to fall much slower than I would have expected. It was a very impressive sight.
Location
AddressWesley Chapel, FL
Latitude28° 11' 53.48'' N (28.2°)
Longitude 82° 21' 12.13'' W (-82.35°)
Elevation18.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-12-13 19:00 EST
UT Date & Time2013-12-14 00:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.39°
First azimuth270.95°
First elevation-
Last azimuth269.07°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
Color-
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-