Reports Report 5538eg (Event 5538-2017)

Name James S
Experience Level 5/5
Remarks Suspect this was a relatively large meteor at high altitude, passage across the sky was slow, 5-10 degrees per second, persistent brightness of the fireball and the train.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 51° 44' 40.14'' N (51.744484°)
Longitude 0° 58' 51.91'' W (-0.981085°)
Elevation 70.251144m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 265°
Facing azimuth 3.55°
First azimuth 18.67°
First elevation 21°
Last azimuth 329.4°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Remarks glowing yellow/orange
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -