Reports Report 4908c (Event 4908-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4908-2017
Observer
NameCate M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe highway was very brightly lit, but this fireball was so visible, bright, and huge that it was unmistakably hurtling from the sky. I have never seen one this big, bright or close to the earth... I go to the beach every year to observe the Perseids.
Location
AddressCasselberry, FL
Latitude28° 40' 6.25'' N (28.67°)
Longitude 81° 20' 20.63'' W (-81.34°)
Elevation26.65m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-04 22:20 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-05 03:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle211°
Moving
Facing azimuth16.06°
First azimuth19.22°
First elevation66°
Last azimuth333.64°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-