Reports Report 266b (Event 266-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 266-2016
Observer
NameMichael P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksDriving from South West Florida to Atlanta on Highway 75. It came into view (my wife also saw it at the same time) in the windshield as we drove north. The radio was on and the highway noise was loud, however we couldn't hear any sonic booms or noise. No smoke trails.
Location
Address, FL
Latitude29° 21' 43.66'' N (29.36°)
Longitude 82° 13' 41.95'' W (-82.23°)
Elevation29.24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-24 11:30 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-24 16:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth320°
First azimuth330°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth320°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorYellow and slight orange. It was clearly flaming
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksas it came down you could see various elements flamming. It spread apart as it came down. Only a few seconds to observe.