Reports Report 4894bo (Event 4894-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4894-2017
Observer
NameCarolyn P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt looked like it shot upwards from the ground, at my distance it looked like the size of a softball. It was very bright with a thin tail and then fell back downward and fizzled out. Beautiful.
Location
AddressMiami, FL
Latitude25° 50' 50.86'' N (25.85°)
Longitude 80° 11' 44.54'' W (-80.2°)
Elevation2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-05 18:33 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-05 23:33 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle10°
Moving
Facing azimuth269°
First azimuth269°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth276.68°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like one huge firework - it was BEAUTIFUL! :)
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-