Reports Report 5538aal (Event 5538-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5538-2017
Observer
NamePaul R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksBeautiful sighting and the best I have ever seen - a significant event
Location
AddressBrampton, England (GB)
Latitude52° 22' 15.72'' N (52.37°)
Longitude 0° 15' 40.95'' W (-0.26°)
Elevation21.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 17:35 GMT
UT Date & Time2017-12-31 17:35 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth359.12°
First azimuth50.63°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth296.42°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksSolid train then broke up into many orange fragments and left a bright cloud trail of vapour
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMany orange pieces