Reports Report 4782a (Event 4782-2017)

Name Adam F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I was looking up at a plane that was flying in the same area when I saw the meteor. The light from the meteor was quite a lot brighter than the plane was in the night sky.
Address Fulwood, England (GB)
Latitude 53° 46' 8.08'' N (53.768912°)
Longitude 2° 42' 42.58'' W (-2.711828°)
Elevation 28.511972m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-29 17:15 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-09-29 16:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 240°
Facing azimuth 209.43°
First azimuth 213.42°
First elevation 65°
Last azimuth 212.64°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Moderately bright flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Split into two one large and one small, the small fragment fell below the larger one.