Reports Report 3296a (Event 3296-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3296-2013
Observer
NameJeffrey S
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThis was a very large & very bright meteor.. Definitely the biggest one I've ever seen. I saw another one very similar to it in the same area a few weeks ago.
Location
AddressSt. Petersburg, FL
Latitude27° 38' 49.39'' N (27.65°)
Longitude 82° 40' 20.64'' W (-82.67°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-12-13 18:50 EST
UT Date & Time2013-12-13 23:50 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth280°
First azimuth300°
First elevation-
Last azimuth275°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorDark Purple
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length40°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-