Reports Report 363h (Event 363-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 363-2020
Observer
NameAlice S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was travelling north bound up the M5 and saw whatever it was fall from the sky seemingly on fire, the sun was setting so it wasn’t completely dark I couldn’t see any stars in the sky yet but it was too high to be a firework, it fell downwards and fast, didn’t see it land
Location
AddressPatchway, England (GB)
Latitude51° 31' 38.37'' N (51.53°)
Longitude 2° 36' 55.32'' W (-2.62°)
Elevation68.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-19 17:05 GMT
UT Date & Time2020-01-19 17:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle110°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth35°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth35°
Last elevation90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWhatever fell from the sky was bright white, it went out and then immediately flashed again, as if it was falling straight down
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed twice