Reports Report 3296v (Event 3296-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3296-2013
Observer
NameJoy S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe fireball was bluish-white when I first saw it, then flashed into blue and purple.
Location
AddressPanama City, FL
Latitude30° 11' 53.69'' N (30.2°)
Longitude 85° 40' 32.97'' W (-85.68°)
Elevation9.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-12-13 18:30 CST
UT Date & Time2013-12-14 00:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.68°
First azimuth134.19°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth231.96°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorPurple, Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length15°
RemarksAt first the train was there while the fireball was, and then the fireball went away but there was still a slight glowing blue train.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-