Reports Report 4781g (Event 4781-2017)

Name Medcalf B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It looked like a firework rocket coming down to earth, but it was much brighter and very, very fast.
Address Selside, England (GB)
Latitude 54° 24' 44.31'' N (54.412309°)
Longitude 2° 41' 55.98'' W (-2.698884°)
Elevation 239.677887m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-29 17:10 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-11-29 17:10 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 254°
Facing azimuth 228.13°
First azimuth 238.22°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 230°
Last elevation 27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Length 15°
Remarks It looked like a tail of pale light which quickly faded
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks A flash of red followed by a shooting ball of yellow
Observation Unknown
Remarks -