Reports Report 4781ai (Event 4781-2017)

Name Joanne K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The angle was quite steep down and the blue flash was intense!
Address Morebattle, Scotland (GB)
Latitude 55° 31' 2.87'' N (55.517463°)
Longitude 2° 21' 49.66'' W (-2.363795°)
Elevation 102.219421m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-29 17:00 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-11-29 17:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 200°
Facing azimuth 193.96°
First azimuth 282.6°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 191.52°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Blue, Light Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Sounded like cordite burning then a small pop.
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 40°
Remarks A glowing yellow trail that evaporated into a smoke trail.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks A glowing yellow trail, then a bright blue flash and fizzing, burning noise then a blue trail. I lost sight as it went behind a house.
Observation No
Remarks -