Reports Report 5538fs (Event 5538-2017)

Name Katriona J
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The fireball appeared from behind the cloud over the sea, and went over our heads on the beach, onto the mainland
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 54° 55' 25.99'' N (54.923887°)
Longitude 1° 21' 47.58'' W (-1.363217°)
Elevation -
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 81.34°
First azimuth 49.06°
First elevation 56°
Last azimuth 271.89°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Light Green ball, orange tail
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks A small piece broke off the ball, then the rest of the ball broke up