Reports Report 5904b (Event 5904-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5904-2021
Observer
NameAshlyn B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksAlmost thought it was a firework, it looked like a giant single shot comet firework the way it trailed and then broke apart, could see it burn up in the atmosphere. MAYBE heard a very faint boom, but not sure. It looked very close!!
Location
AddressLee, FL
Latitude30° 25' 49.34'' N (30.43°)
Longitude 83° 17' 17.45'' W (-83.29°)
Elevation29.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-23 20:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-09-24 00:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle264°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth190°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth175°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length40°
RemarksStarted as an orange streak, then turned yellow very fast at the fireball and ended orange
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksGot very bright white and then suddenly burned out from yellow to orange and a shower of dark orange sparks
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFlashed white and then as it fizzled out, little sparkles of orange sparked quickly behind it and then died out, like when a single shot comet firework burns out after it’s launched