Reports Report 4105m (Event 4105-2017)

Name Hugh F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I realise at this time of year there are fireworks, but this was descending very quickly and did not appear to be in an arc of any type. It did not look like a firework at all.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 51° 11' 18.64'' N (51.18851°)
Longitude 0° 16' 43.88'' W (0.278855°)
Elevation 33.839897m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-02 06:20 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-11-02 06:20 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 160°
Facing azimuth 0.38°
First azimuth 359.36°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 6.41°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks the object was changing brightness as it descended (rapidly). The final pulse was about twice as bright as those in the preceding seconds
Observation Yes
Remarks Small pieces seemed to break off, but they did not stay visible