Reports Report 5538bg (Event 5538-2017)

Name Ben B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I have watched meteor showers many times, but just happened to notice the large moon tonight and be looking up as I was driving home when i saw this fireball, if it had not been going so fast it could of been a passenger get on fire it was very large and had a trail immediately behind it, it was pretty amazing to see! What a new years eve treat haha
Address Bushey, England (GB)
Latitude 51° 39' 56.77'' N (51.66577°)
Longitude 0° 21' 48.72'' W (-0.363534°)
Elevation 66.706596m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:25 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:25 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 251°
Facing azimuth 8.65°
First azimuth 74.35°
First elevation 43°
Last azimuth 334.29°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
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Terminal flash
Observation No
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