Reports Report 5538xq (Event 5538-2017)

Observer
Name Stuart G
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks We were at a fireworks display and it seemed so close and bright we thought it was a firework. May I add the firework show had not started at that point. It started about 5 mins after that.
Location
Address Newcastle upon Tyne, England (GB)
Latitude 54° 59' 21.25'' N (54.989235°)
Longitude 1° 37' 27.8'' W (-1.624389°)
Elevation 70.153053m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 275°
Moving
Facing azimuth 90°
First azimuth 180°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth -
Last elevation 39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length
Remarks Glowing
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -