Reports Report 266cg (Event 266-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 266-2016
Observer
NameJoy B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI may have drawn angle of falling object incorrectly (wasn't sure if large or small part of drawing represented fireball. It fell from almost straight above (zenith?) to approx. halfway between top of sky and horizon (45 ? - looking north it appeared to fall northwest disappearing behind trees; very vivid for 2-3 seconds)
Location
AddressGainesville, FL
Latitude29° 39' 20.57'' N (29.66°)
Longitude 82° 21' 23.95'' W (-82.36°)
Elevation41.24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-24 10:25 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-24 15:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle148°
Moving
Facing azimuth0.73°
First azimuth355.89°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth318.45°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksjust a bright round shape light at top of what appeared to be a triangular shape. It moved quickly from above my line of vision (driving north), falling at an angle to the northwest (could only see until it was behind trees in my sight line)
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-