Reports Report 1008al (Event 1008-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1008-2018
Observer
NameGiles A
Experience Level3/5
RemarksOnly second one I have seen and not quite as bright as last. Surprised at amount of time we had to watch it disintegrate rather than the usual very quick 'shooting star'.
Location
AddressKelsall, England (GB)
Latitude53° 12' 27.15'' N (53.21°)
Longitude 2° 42' 43.66'' W (-2.71°)
Elevation84.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-15 20:30 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-03-15 20:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle321°
Moving
Facing azimuth234.74°
First azimuth246.97°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth214.73°
Last elevation53°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksBright light like aircraft but then started to disintegrate leaving a trail of lights. Similar to a firework but no sound.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksInitially solid bright light but diminished over 5 seconds leaving a trail of fragments less bright.