Reports Report 2611bs (Event 2611-2018)

Name Eric W
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Meteor may have been brighter if there were no intervening thin cloud cover.
Address Siesta Key, FL
Latitude 27° 16' 0.24'' N (27.266734°)
Longitude 82° 33' 12.63'' W (-82.553508°)
Elevation 1.038m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-07-23 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time 2018-07-24 00:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Facing azimuth 355.05°
First azimuth 12.69°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 325.2°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color light blue-green
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 glowing trail was fluctuating in width, which I assumed to be from fragmentation, but I'm not sure due to a thin cloud layer obscuring clear line of sight.