Reports Report 2872al (Event 2872-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2872-2019
Observer
NameJohn T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksObserved from a helicopter travelling at approximately 1000 feet in altitude. We had just departed Miami International airport just moments earlier and were en route to Saint Petersburg, FL
Location
AddressMiami, FL
Latitude25° 49' 54.65'' N (25.83°)
Longitude 80° 34' 1.01'' W (-80.57°)
Elevation2.74m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-03 02:16 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-03 06:16 UT
Duration>60s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth320°
First azimuth290°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth90°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksNumerous white balls with tails/streaks going from west to east across the sky