Reports Report 5549a (Event 5549-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5549-2017
Observer
NameJohn C
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI'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
Location
AddressSouth River, FL
Latitude40° 26' 55.79'' N (40.45°)
Longitude 74° 23' 5.35'' W (-74.38°)
Elevation16.11m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 18:42 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-31 23:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle111°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.8°
First azimuth79.88°
First elevation15°
Last azimuth87.59°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksLoud crack/boom
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksWas driving heard a crack and booming sound
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration8s
Length20°
Remarksglowing close to fireball then darkens and smoke remained
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI 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