Reports Report 5247a (Event 5247-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5247-2021
Observer
NameJohn S
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was just testing my new 85mm f1.8 Mieke lens and luckily had the camera pointing in exactly the right direction, taking 1s exposures! This is the biggest fireball I've seen, although I have got other similar one's with a camera running overnight while I was sleeping.
Location
Address, St. Peter (JE)
Latitude49° 11' 45.08'' N (49.2°)
Longitude 2° 9' 36.64'' W (-2.16°)
Elevation7.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-31 22:06 BST
UT Date & Time2021-08-31 21:06 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle168°
Moving
Facing azimuth345°
First azimuth345°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth349°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorDark Purple, Purple, Dark Blue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5.5s
Length
RemarksAn orange brown trail that slowly vanished. You can see it in my video, which is a stack of 1 second frames played at half speed.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIf you look at my stacked image, you can see 4 light pulses at the end, I think this is the breakup, but may be wrong.