Reports Report 5538ys (Event 5538-2017)

Observer
Name Kevin M
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Ballynamallaght, Northern Ireland (GB)
Latitude 54° 50' 14.32'' N (54.83731°)
Longitude 7° 14' 41.42'' W (-7.24484°)
Elevation 139.326874m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:42 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:42 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Moving
Facing azimuth 39.2°
First azimuth 40.01°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 17.42°
Last elevation 39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color Green, Light Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks There appeared to be a second fireball behind the original one. The fragment was just as bright.