Reports Report 427bn (Event 427-2018)

Name David H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I have seen ‘shooting stars’ high up in the sky before but this was nothing like that.
Address Frittenden, England (GB)
Latitude 51° 8' 16.08'' N (51.1378°)
Longitude 0° 33' 16.92'' W (0.554699°)
Elevation 28.953697m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-01-31 22:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2018-01-31 22:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Facing azimuth 233.59°
First azimuth 246.84°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 222.83°
Last elevation 21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks As the fireball travelled I could see other glowing fragments coming from it, mainly in a downwards trajectory. There was a definite glowing trail behind the fireball also.