Reports Report 5538ex (Event 5538-2017)

Observer
Name James E
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Mablethorpe, England (GB)
Latitude 53° 20' 7.52'' N (53.335423°)
Longitude 0° 15' 52.64'' W (0.264621°)
Elevation 1.872m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈20s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
Moving
Facing azimuth 355.98°
First azimuth 7.36°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 333.33°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 7s
Length 70°
Remarks Long fire trail as the object went through earth’s atmosphere, then stopped after entering the lower atmosphere.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -