Reports Report 266dv (Event 266-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 266-2016
Observer
Namekathy B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was an amazing sighting. It was incredible. It looked like a large silver ball with a long tail falling from the sky. It was silver in color and glittery and sparkled in the sun light. There were no clouds in the sky and the sky was clear blue.
Location
AddressInverness, FL
Latitude28° 48' 7.45'' N (28.8°)
Longitude 82° 19' 59.3'' W (-82.33°)
Elevation23.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-24 10:25 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-24 15:25 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle51°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation90°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation71°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length99.99°
Remarksit had a long tail. it was silver and sparkled in the bright sun.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-