Reports Report 4770k (Event 4770-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4770-2018
Observer
NameBill J
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSimply the biggest fireball I''ve ever seen - and I'm 60+ & regularly walk the dog late in the evening. Never seen anything as big bright and close as this.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude51° 11' 3.33'' N (51.18°)
Longitude 2° 32' 10.55'' W (-2.54°)
Elevation159.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-12 19:02 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-11-12 19:02 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle80°
Moving
Facing azimuth124.14°
First azimuth118.07°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth340°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train fading slowly
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-