Reports Report 1026ah (Event 1026-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1026-2018
Observer
NameLawrence B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksVery similar to many YouTube videos in duration and the way it spluttered out at the end. Average brightness, not super-bright but very easy to observe. Seen by my wife also who was driving the car at the time.
Location
Address (GB)
Latitude51° 1' 32.71'' N (51.03°)
Longitude 3° 3' 12.51'' W (-3.05°)
Elevation11.27m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-16 20:23 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-03-16 20:23 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle151°
Moving
Facing azimuth50.68°
First azimuth41.79°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth54.2°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing tail that lingered momentarily
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSpluttered out towards the end