Reports Report 1958d (Event 1958-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1958-2020
Observer
NameLee G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI’ve camped a lot so I’ve seen many shooting stars. I have never seen anything like this. As clear as day the best way to describe it is it looked like a burning semi-truck flying through the sky. Absolutely amazing.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude54° 0' 16.99'' N (54°)
Longitude 1° 32' 43.7'' W (-1.55°)
Elevation94.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-24 22:30 BST
UT Date & Time2020-04-24 21:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle125°
Moving
Facing azimuth140°
First azimuth80°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth135°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange,red,white,yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA low boom
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA low boom
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksIt exploded, flames spread out all over
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMy youngest daughter said it was like lava after it exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAbout 6 pieces like fireworks