Reports Report 342a (Event 342-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 342-2019
Observer
NameJeff R
Experience Level3/5
Remarksskywatcher. I was outside my house waiting for ISS to fly over @ 6:57 P.M EST. I was initially looking SSW, then turned to look Northward and that is when I saw the fireball. I have observed fireballs many times through they years . I wasn't expecting to see a fireball tonight so it was sudden. However it was one of the brightest and longest lasting ones I have
Location
AddressCape Coral, FL
Latitude26° 37' 52.78'' N (26.63°)
Longitude 82° 0' 47.78'' W (-82.01°)
Elevation2.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-01-19 18:57 EST
UT Date & Time2019-01-19 23:57 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle24°
Moving
Facing azimuth359.57°
First azimuth354.29°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth30.6°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-