Reports Report 4894cf (Event 4894-2017)

Name Catherine B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This was amazing. There were 6 of us on the beach and I think 4 people saw it clearly. It looked like a flare and I looked for a boat that might have been in trouble. but there was nothing on the water. It appeared to sink into the Gulf!
Address Marco Island, FL
Latitude 25° 54' 42.77'' N (25.91188°)
Longitude 81° 43' 44.18'' W (-81.72894°)
Elevation 1.868m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-05 18:35 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-05 23:35 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 14°
Facing azimuth 250°
First azimuth 321.29°
First elevation 80°
Last azimuth 260°
Last elevation 16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Green, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
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Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
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Terminal flash
Observation No
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Observation No
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