Reports Report 874l (Event 874-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 874-2018
Observer
NameT S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksHelicopter aircrew trained in observations
Location
AddressLangwathby, England (GB)
Latitude54° 41' 27.92'' N (54.69°)
Longitude 2° 39' 40.8'' W (-2.66°)
Elevation104.83m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-04 18:50 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-03-04 18:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle159°
Moving
Facing azimuth132.21°
First azimuth112.97°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth116.19°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length40°
RemarksInitially long bright trail growing larger in middle then large flash
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksVery bright flash with smaller particles surrounding
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSee above