Reports Report 75b (Event 75-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 75-2016
Observer
NameLinda N
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBoynton Beach, FL
Latitude26° 31' 1.02'' N (26.52°)
Longitude 80° 12' 2.06'' W (-80.2°)
Elevation7.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-06 19:06 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-07 00:06 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle267°
Moving
Facing azimuth319.59°
First azimuth331.26°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth290.57°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksImmediately after the object was out of view (blocked by houses) there was a short bang/boom noise.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksThe train was more like sputtering drops shooting out of the tail of the object. About 1/3 the size of the object.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe sputtering drops were initially as bright as the object almost immediately going dark.