Reports Report 5538bj (Event 5538-2017)

Name Ian S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Travelling much faster than a plane. Lasted lots longer than any meteor I have seen in the past, and also relatively close. Tracked over half the sky.
Address Keyingham, England (GB)
Latitude 53° 41' 50.64'' N (53.697399°)
Longitude 0° 6' 16.66'' W (-0.104628°)
Elevation 1.493191m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:33 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:33 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 267°
Facing azimuth 29.45°
First azimuth 58.37°
First elevation 26°
Last azimuth 293.86°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Distant bang (possibly New Year's firework???)
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Distant flash (again could have been a firework)
Observation No
Remarks -