Reports Report 5538ta (Event 5538-2017)

Name Mark W
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Amazing view and experience but at the time mistakenly thought as part of new year display we were watching
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 54° 59' 10.67'' N (54.986298°)
Longitude 1° 37' 26.56'' W (-1.624044°)
Elevation 70.162193m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration >60s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 259°
Facing azimuth
First azimuth 92.48°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 307.17°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 15°
Remarks A glowing train of the same colour as the fireball (green)
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Split into two segments after passing overhead