Observer Name Mark L Experience Level 1/5 Remarks I've never seen anything like this; was letting my dogs out,and it kind of freaked them out...! Seemed pretty low in the sky (not terribly far above the house...hope my data entry was clear about that). Was spectacularly cool to see!
Location Address Bradenton, FL Latitude 27° 23' 53.39'' N (27.4°) Longitude 82° 18' 40.41'' W (-82.31°) Elevation 21.97m
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2016-10-17 05:40 EDT UT Date & Time 2016-10-17 09:40 UT Duration ≈3.5s
Direction Moving direction From up left to down right Descent Angle 100°
Moving Facing azimuth 357.53° First azimuth 357.66° First elevation 39° Last azimuth 223.21° Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude -14 Color Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound Observation No Remarks -
Delayed Sound Observation No Remarks -
Persistent train Observation Yes Duration 1s Length 10° Remarks Long, glowing "sparking" trail...
Terminal flash Observation No Remarks -
Fragmentation Observation No Remarks -