Reports Report 4635gd (Event 4635-2016)

Name Donna G
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks My initial view was a glow ball follow by a couple of big flashes in the sky follow by smaller glowball with smaller flashes in the sky. The sky flashed 4 or 5 times. I thought it was a thunder & lightning storm in the area.
Address Saint Petersburg, FL
Latitude 27° 53' 12.27'' N (27.886743°)
Longitude 82° 40' 9.42'' W (-82.669283°)
Elevation 2.189m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-11-21 23:20 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-11-22 04:20 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 231°
Facing azimuth 248.25°
First azimuth 271.34°
First elevation 42°
Last azimuth 251.09°
Last elevation 34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks sound like a crackle - thought it was fireworks or thunder
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Remarks it looked like a glow ball but only lasted a couple of seconds
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks the sky flash a couple of times I thought it was lightning.
Observation Yes
Remarks big glow ball followed by smaller glow balls but only visible for a couple of seconds - two to three of them.