Reports Report 5538uc (Event 5538-2017)

Name Derek H
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Not sure how long it was visible before seeing it ourselves but was a pretty spectacular show for the 6 or 7 seconds we observed it!
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 54° 32' 56.28'' N (54.548968°)
Longitude 1° 35' 26.17'' W (-1.590604°)
Elevation 61.216362m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:31 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:31 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 267°
Facing azimuth 35°
First azimuth 33.64°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 320.51°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -25
Color Green
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 Fireball had pieces coming off it towards the end and broke into two parts before disappearing completely in the night sky