Reports Report 5549a (Event 5549-2017)

Name John C
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I'm pretty sure it landed somewhere north of Interstate 4 and the St Johns river bridge that I4 crosses over is where I saw it
Address South River, FL
Latitude 40° 26' 55.79'' N (40.44883°)
Longitude 74° 23' 5.35'' W (-74.38482°)
Elevation 16.107m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 18:42 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 23:42 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 111°
Facing azimuth 270.8°
First azimuth 79.88°
First elevation 15°
Last azimuth 87.59°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Loud crack/boom
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Was driving heard a crack and booming sound
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 8s
Length 20°
Remarks glowing close to fireball then darkens and smoke remained
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks I saw something light up in the sky cross the sky as IT crossed it looked like 1 or 2 pieces fell off and quit glowing after a few seconds as main piece continued