Reports Report 4894bw (Event 4894-2017)

Name Kyle W
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks -
Address Tamarac, FL
Latitude 26° 13' 44.6'' N (26.229056°)
Longitude 80° 17' 4.68'' W (-80.284634°)
Elevation 2.911m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-05 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-05 23:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 255.48°
First azimuth 261.92°
First elevation 70°
Last azimuth 259.74°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Green, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks I saw a green trail, then it turned orange with looked like sparks coming off of it as it got lower into the atmosphere. Then it disappeared.
Observation Yes
Remarks The meteor seemed to exlope like a firework as it got lower into the atmosphere. Like a shower of sparks, but very fast. It was awesome.