Reports Report 3852aa (Event 3852-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3852-2022
Observer
NameDon T
Experience Level5/5
RemarksVery broad experience including the St Patrick's day meteor as a first person observer.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude51° 52' 24.9'' N (51.87°)
Longitude 0° 33' 16.6'' W (0.55°)
Elevation50.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-07-05 23:15 BST
UT Date & Time2022-07-05 22:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle112°
Moving
Facing azimuth328.42°
First azimuth304.82°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth336.02°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMain part glowed brighter after the split described below.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it became obvious it was not a plane (we are near a major airport - although this was not on a normal flight path) it split into two and then the smaller part split into two - the main part continued but glowed brighter.