Reports Report 1968i (Event 1968-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1968-2019
Observer
NameDavid P
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was the biggest, longest and brightest I've seen, and I've seen dozens over the last 50 years
Location
AddressWest Palm Beach, FL
Latitude26° 41' 24.36'' N (26.69°)
Longitude 80° 4' 14.47'' W (-80.07°)
Elevation3.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-29 04:17 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-29 08:17 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle198°
Moving
Facing azimuth15.21°
First azimuth17.29°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth4.39°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite, green, light blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length30°
RemarksToward the end it broke up into several pieces
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBegan glowing brighter and larger then Boom
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter the Boom it broke into several pieces dissipating quickly and disappearing