Reports Report 4635bp (Event 4635-2016)

Name Janna S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Sitting watching TV next to window, both people sitting on the couch noticed flash from our peripheral vision, not looking out the window initially, caught our attention at the same time looked out the window and saw the fireball fall from the sky over the Gulf of Mexico. Largest we'd ever seen almost the size of the moon..
Address Saint Pete Beach, FL
Latitude 27° 44' 15.26'' N (27.737572°)
Longitude 82° 44' 57.2'' W (-82.749222°)
Elevation 2.181m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-11-21 23:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-11-22 04:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down to up
Descent Angle -
Facing azimuth 256.87°
First azimuth 299.6°
First elevation 46°
Last azimuth 10°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 20°
Remarks glowing
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright flash falling fireball with train strait downward
Observation No
Remarks -