Reports Report 4894bk (Event 4894-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4894-2017
Observer
NameHeis M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNever seen a more brilliant fire blue as it's core was.... absolutely a once in a lifetime experience from an totally unobstructed view over the Gulf of Mexico while in the Florida Keys.
Location
AddressMarathon, FL
Latitude24° 42' 28.66'' N (24.71°)
Longitude 81° 6' 48.41'' W (-81.11°)
Elevation1.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-05 18:35 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-05 23:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle206°
Moving
Facing azimuth318.77°
First azimuth349°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth306.42°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksThwump
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWent from a brilliant blue core with a long orange firery tail to a white flash and the was total gone
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-