Reports Report 1d (Event 1-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1-2018
Observer
NameAlec T
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIts angular diameter was between 3 and 5 arc minutes. It lacked the brilliance of Venus, but it was much wider.
Location
AddressZellwood, FL
Latitude28° 42' 57.82'' N (28.72°)
Longitude 81° 34' 11.96'' W (-81.57°)
Elevation33.84m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 19:51 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-01 00:51 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth129.86°
First azimuth153.32°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth112.21°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkspossible breakup just as it stopped shining