Reports Report 5538agn (Event 5538-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5538-2017
Observer
NameJan B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksFireball appeared and we observed it for approx 1 minute and as there were no high rise obstructions we had 180 degree view until it appeared to split in two. Brilliant white huge fireball with trail also white which continued until fireball split
Location
AddressCrowle, England (GB)
Latitude53° 35' 27.14'' N (53.59°)
Longitude 0° 49' 25.23'' W (-0.82°)
Elevation4.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-31 17:35 GMT
UT Date & Time2017-12-31 17:35 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle267°
Moving
Facing azimuth49°
First azimuth75°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth338.45°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration90s
Length20°
RemarksBrilliant white and glowing
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared to split in two