Reports Report 1202bif (Event 1202-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1202-2021
Observer
NameJoanne D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball was brief but bright with a spectacular trail. Never seen anything like it before.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude51° 41' 37'' N (51.69°)
Longitude 0° 9' 59.97'' W (-0.17°)
Elevation98.53m
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 left to down right
Descent Angle162°
Moving
Facing azimuth282.28°
First azimuth273.89°
First elevation53°
Last azimuth287.23°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing bright yellow train like a firework.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright yellow, brief sparkles in the train.