Reports Report 2010a (Event 2010-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2010-2021
Observer
NameIan R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMy wife and I were watching TV. My wife first observed the event as a reflection in our car’s windscreen which is parked on the North facing drive of the property. We both witnessed the event as a bright yellow, rapidly moving yellow fireball moving in a north northwest direction at standing eye level. My observation lasted less than 4 seconds. A vivid smoke trail was observed. The bright yellow fireball disappeared abruptly well above the horizon .
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude54° 51' 20.83'' N (54.86°)
Longitude 1° 28' 41.3'' W (-1.48°)
Elevation91.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-30 21:12 BST
UT Date & Time2021-03-30 20:12 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle168°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation45°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksThe trail was witnessed by both myself and wife- we both agree that it was a ‘smoke’ trail alone, with no distinct perceivable ‘glow’.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-