Reports Report 5538ho (Event 5538-2017)

Name Short P
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I saw this very briefly out of my living room window. As it is New Years Eve I first assumed it was a firework, despite the angle of travel and its brightness. It was only after I heard other local reports that I thought it might be something unusual
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 52° 23' 52.45'' N (52.397902°)
Longitude 0° 43' 20.52'' W (-0.722368°)
Elevation 94.399025m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:29 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:29 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 257°
Facing azimuth 165.16°
First azimuth 164.89°
First elevation 38°
Last azimuth 159.48°
Last elevation 28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Remarks Very brief tail after the ball
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -