Reports Report 5538mi (Event 5538-2017)

Name Martin S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Three of us saw it. Two guys were filming an interview with me about the Fireball Ceremony that takes place in Stonehaven every Hogmanay. I swing a Fireball every year & I have seen many Stonehaven Fireballs but this is the first time I have seen a sky Fireball on Hogmanay!
Address (GB)
Latitude 56° 57' 38.81'' N (56.96078°)
Longitude 2° 12' 11.12'' W (-2.203089°)
Elevation 5.477976m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:45 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:45 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 89°
Facing azimuth 158.68°
First azimuth 102.66°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 255.07°
Last elevation 36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
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 After one or two seconds it started to brake up then a space of one or two seconds then more break up, a space then much more break up then a bright yelowish flash and end.