Reports Report 3147a (Event 3147-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3147-2020
Observer
NameLiesl P
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe fire ball had a red 'trail' or tail, it was a ball of fire which was red and burning. It was just above the horizon which is the Indian ocean and I assume it burnt out before hitting the ocean. I did not observe it actually hitting the water.
Location
AddressMargate, KwaZulu-Natal (ZA)
Latitude30° 50' 56.69'' S (-30.85°)
Longitude 30° 23' 13.71'' E (30.39°)
Elevation19.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-27 19:30 SAST
UT Date & Time2020-06-27 17:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle150°
Moving
Facing azimuth50°
First azimuth50°
First elevation
Last azimuth50°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-