Reports Report 5538rx (Event 5538-2017)

Name stephen H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks i was driving north on the M6 and came directly across my field of vision. Exact time and place uncertain, but we had just (several minutes earlier) turned onto the M6 northbound at Junction 36.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 54° 14' 46.09'' N (54.246136°)
Longitude 2° 41' 58.56'' W (-2.699601°)
Elevation 75.775932m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:45 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:45 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 265°
Facing azimuth 22.95°
First azimuth 47°
First elevation 44°
Last azimuth 330.92°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks it fragmented into two bright parts, about 3/4 of the way across our field of vision.