Reports Report 5538dx (Event 5538-2017)

Observer
Name Kevin H
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Its New Years eve and the fireworks haven't started yet but this is no way like any firework I've ever seen!
Location
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 53° 30' 45.62'' N (53.512671°)
Longitude 1° 4' 29.14'' W (-1.074761°)
Elevation 15.596588m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 272°
Moving
Facing azimuth 5.3°
First azimuth 25.71°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 314.65°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Green, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 10°
Remarks Orange tail that turned green
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Split into 2 definite white fragments which then faded on the same trajectory
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks As above