Reports Report 4926e (Event 4926-2017)

Name Mark G
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks the fireball started in Gemini and ended near Betelgeuse
Address Compton Dando, England (GB)
Latitude 51° 23' 6.89'' N (51.385246°)
Longitude 2° 30' 31.01'' W (-2.508614°)
Elevation 45.888844m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-07 21:09 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-07 21:09 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 127°
Facing azimuth 102.03°
First azimuth 95.32°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 103.28°
Last elevation 41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks the fireball stretched out creating a tail and the tail split into three parts (gaps appeared)