Reports Report 5538ru (Event 5538-2017)

Name Sophie S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks We had a fantastic view in a very dark area. It was very exciting. We had time to get out of the car and watch the second half of the fireball out of the car
Address Prudhoe, England (GB)
Latitude 54° 58' 37.59'' N (54.977109°)
Longitude 1° 54' 13.94'' W (-1.903873°)
Elevation 108.186371m
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 down right to up left
Descent Angle 355°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth 75°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 275°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks More glowing than smokey. Orange in colour
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks At the end it split into two large bits and one very small bit which were orange rather than green