Reports Report 5538aej (Event 5538-2017)

Name Dana and Alexander H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Wasn't arcing quite like a shooting star, as it seemed to gain speed suddenly
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 53° 49' 3.93'' N (53.817758°)
Longitude 2° 8' 54.91'' W (-2.148585°)
Elevation 306.430267m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:36 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:36 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Facing azimuth 8.1°
First azimuth 42.03°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 359.46°
Last elevation 26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks Glowing train shaped not unlike a sperm with large oval leading head
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -