Reports Report 5538wn (Event 5538-2017)

Name John O
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was amazing!
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 53° 50' 15.36'' N (53.837599°)
Longitude 1° 31' 52.73'' W (-1.531315°)
Elevation 123.571114m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:34 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:34 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 267°
Facing azimuth 23.49°
First azimuth 49.18°
First elevation 31°
Last azimuth 341.62°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 10°
Remarks The train was a gold or orange colour, as the object moved across the sky it was breaking up, a larger piece seemed to break away as it moved across the sky, this was a bright orange object.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks As the object moved from east to west across the sky before it disappeared from my field of view a piece seemed to fragment from the meteor and fall away. This looked like a bright orange or gold colour piece.