Reports Report 1024a (Event 1024-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1024-2019
Observer
NameG D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was a very exciting event. My family were travelling to Suffolk and we all saw it flash across the sky.
Location
AddressColchester, England (GB)
Latitude51° 54' 15.47'' N (51.9°)
Longitude 0° 52' 0.52'' W (0.87°)
Elevation32.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-15 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time2019-02-15 17:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle244°
Moving
Facing azimuth204.39°
First azimuth258.8°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth175.89°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksIt lingered very briefly. A smoky, bright trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-