Reports Report 4079a (Event 4079-2017)

Name ken l
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I was just looking at Cassiopeia and thought its origin would be near Taurus but believe it was much higher in the sky
Address Merritt Island, FL
Latitude 28° 23' 4.28'' N (28.384522°)
Longitude 80° 41' 49.01'' W (-80.696946°)
Elevation 1.338m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-30 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-31 02:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 250°
Facing azimuth 340°
First azimuth 30°
First elevation 79°
Last azimuth 328.29°
Last elevation 51°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks it brightened what looked like 50% and appeared to break into 2 or 3 bigger pieces and several smaller and faded out
Observation Yes
Remarks -