Reports Report 1561abn (Event 1561-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1561-2019
Observer
NameBrad B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksFrom my perspective it appeared to be a couple of miles ahead of me and moving in a nearly straight horizontal line. It began to glow at the "front" as it heated. I first mistook it for a plane with a bright landing light.
Location
AddressJacksonville, FL
Latitude30° 21' 3.86'' N (30.35°)
Longitude 81° 33' 16.08'' W (-81.55°)
Elevation20.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-04 07:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-04 11:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth357.1°
First azimuth314°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth70.46°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite, then blue as it grew in intensity and size
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-