Reports Report 4894bo (Event 4894-2017)

Name Carolyn P
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It looked like it shot upwards from the ground, at my distance it looked like the size of a softball. It was very bright with a thin tail and then fell back downward and fizzled out. Beautiful.
Address Miami, FL
Latitude 25° 50' 50.86'' N (25.84746°)
Longitude 80° 11' 44.54'' W (-80.195705°)
Elevation 2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-05 18:33 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-05 23:33 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 10°
Facing azimuth 269°
First azimuth 269°
First elevation 43°
Last azimuth 276.68°
Last elevation 33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -23
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked like one huge firework - it was BEAUTIFUL! :)
Observation Unknown
Remarks -