Reports Report 840b (Event 840-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 840-2010
Observer
NameRichard S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWas a very clear night and got a very good view of the fireball, very beautiful colour,
Location
AddressYork (UK)
Latitude53° 57' 15.18'' N (53.95°)
Longitude 1° 6' 12.69'' W (-1.1°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-08 17:35 GMT
UT Date & Time2010-12-08 17:35 UT
Duration≈2s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth36°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth334°
Last elevation57°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorgreen/white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksI was walking down the street there was very little traffic but I still didn\\\'t hear anything
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing train the same colour as the fireball, didn\\\'t change colour, disappeared very quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksFireball fragmented into 3 different parts and almost immediately stopped glowing
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-