Reports Report 4050b (Event 4050-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4050-2017
Observer
NameBritta H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was so beautiful; I had never seen anything like it, and it very bright, surprisingly so, as it was already getting light and the sky was turning pink.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude50° 40' 17.9'' N (50.67°)
Longitude 3° 29' 40.57'' W (-3.49°)
Elevation41.42m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-31 06:00 GMT
UT Date & Time2017-10-31 06:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle278°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth16.27°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth76.81°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksIt was a bright white glowing arch following the trajectory of the fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like the bright white fireball Exploded and fragmented into shards a white light.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt reminded me of the explosion of a firework, but entirely bright white. A bright white ball zooming across the sky (at an arch) , exploding into many smaller shards and then disappearing