Reports Report 5538lr (Event 5538-2017)

Name Kae B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks No sound was heard.. i was driving and the radio was on. It was not a firework. As it went past it was clear a couple of mile distance had been taken. Last veiw was seeing low lying clouds reflect the greenish colour.
Address New Waltham, England (GB)
Latitude 53° 30' 54.79'' N (53.515219°)
Longitude 0° 4' 11.98'' W (-0.069994°)
Elevation 17.567513m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:50 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:50 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 257°
Facing azimuth 331.37°
First azimuth 343.21°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 278.18°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks It had large amber coloured "sparks" falling off and slightly behind then it went a light green to a bright green. I was driving. The road shone green and as it went further behind the clouds it was reflected. The sky as it went past just lit up. It was amazing.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The flash made us look up to see what it was. The road and car lit up.. we watched as is then turned green and went past.
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright yellow fragments falling off before it went a green colour