Reports Report 3993ai (Event 3993-2017)

Name Jay F
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I was driving on the highway going west while turning onto a ramp heading north when I saw the fireball coming from an east to west direction
Address Davie, FL
Latitude 26° 7' 19.68'' N (26.122132°)
Longitude 80° 20' 36.07'' W (-80.343353°)
Elevation 3.114m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-25 21:31 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-26 01:31 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 254°
Facing azimuth 357.44°
First azimuth 19.3°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 353.94°
Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks The fireball came from my right field of vision very bright like a big circle, then continue for about a second when it then started to break apart. As it broke apart I saw what appeared orange and or yellow.