Reports Report 3415a (Event 3415-2017)

Observer
Name Rick F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I was looking slight NNW (caught it out of the corner of my eye) ~ the fireball moved slight NNE from behind me. This was long and broke into 2 pieces with a debris trail on both sections.
Location
Address Pinellas Park, FL
Latitude 27° 51' 52.09'' N (27.86447°)
Longitude 82° 42' 55.55'' W (-82.71543°)
Elevation 5.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-24 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-09-25 03:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth 335.46°
First azimuth 289.2°
First elevation 56°
Last azimuth 6.61°
Last elevation 67°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -28
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks Nothing
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks Broke off in 2 pieces leaving a train of glowing debris behind both sections.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Broke off in 2 pieces leaving a train of glowing debris behind both sections.