Reports Report 4478m (Event 4478-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4478-2019
Observer
NameMike H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was probably the brightest transitional object I've witnessed in nearly 50 years.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude52° 37' 10.04'' N (52.62°)
Longitude 2° 50' 52.73'' W (-2.85°)
Elevation205.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-17 19:55 BST
UT Date & Time2019-09-17 18:55 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle215°
Moving
Facing azimuth350°
First azimuth355°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth330°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMain ball remained globular with fragment trailing close behind as a shapeless elongated sheet.