Reports Report 1202asz (Event 1202-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1202-2021
Observer
NameShaun W
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI’m a astrophotographer and unfortunately had my Scope pointing SW and the meteor came almost perfectly west to east.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude51° 56' 52.34'' N (51.95°)
Longitude 2° 44' 12.45'' W (-2.74°)
Elevation107.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-28 21:55 GMT
UT Date & Time2021-02-28 21:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle181°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.81°
First azimuth84.86°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth78.33°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksCrackling
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks20 to 30 seconds after there was a huge boom like thunder that scared the birds and cattle.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length60°
RemarksLong bright white and a bit blue trail with sparks coming off of it then fading out.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright white/blue sparks flying off behind the ball