Reports Report 2585a (Event 2585-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2585-2022
Observer
NameAndy A
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBright fiery trail observed, moving nearly horizontal right to left. First seen just below the star Arcturus, and disappeared at a point below Dubhe (the Plough) close to the "pointer" line to Polaris. Hand span measurements suggest both ends were approximately 60 degrees above the horizon. Time was checked immediately afterwards and sighting estimated within a couple of seconds of midnight.
Location
AddressYelverton, England (GB)
Latitude50° 29' 24.69'' N (50.49°)
Longitude 4° 5' 48.53'' W (-4.1°)
Elevation193.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-04-27 00:00 BST
UT Date & Time2022-04-26 23:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth90°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-