Reports Report 4894cf (Event 4894-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4894-2017
Observer
NameCatherine B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was amazing. There were 6 of us on the beach and I think 4 people saw it clearly. It looked like a flare and I looked for a boat that might have been in trouble. but there was nothing on the water. It appeared to sink into the Gulf!
Location
AddressMarco Island, FL
Latitude25° 54' 42.77'' N (25.91°)
Longitude 81° 43' 44.18'' W (-81.73°)
Elevation1.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-05 18:35 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-05 23:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle14°
Moving
Facing azimuth250°
First azimuth321.29°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth260°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-