Reports Report 5366m (Event 5366-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5366-2021
Observer
NameAdam S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving southbound on the M5 just after Taunton. I saw a flash of light just to the left of my field of view and then saw orange/red look like it exploded out the bottom. It was so cool! I wish I had a dash cam as it would have seen it perfectly 🙂
Location
AddressTaunton, England (GB)
Latitude50° 59' 26.57'' N (50.99°)
Longitude 3° 5' 52.06'' W (-3.1°)
Elevation36.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-05 22:45 BST
UT Date & Time2021-09-05 21:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle114°
Moving
Facing azimuth226.95°
First azimuth212.74°
First elevation
Last azimuth237.49°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked as if fire exploded out of the bottom of it.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-