Reports Report 5538aan (Event 5538-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5538-2017
Observer
NameNigel H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksFireball appeared yellowish at core with light green halo. Shape ellipsoid, slightly tapered to rear long axis along path of travel. Fireball pulsate slightly. Flight looked very straight and horizontal.
Location
AddressCorby Glen, England (GB)
Latitude52° 48' 47.11'' N (52.81°)
Longitude 0° 31' 9.28'' W (-0.52°)
Elevation68.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 17:31 GMT
UT Date & Time2017-12-31 17:31 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle267°
Moving
Facing azimuth25.39°
First azimuth28.83°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth326.63°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing train that tapered of at end. Slight pulsation in train.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-