Reports Report 427n (Event 427-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 427-2018
Observer
NameSusan F
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThere was a full super moon last night and I easily saw the fireball despite the brightness of the moon. I initially thought it was a light aircraft on fire, before realising it was a meteor. I was looking directly down my back garden with the full moon to my left.
Location
Address, England (GB)
Latitude51° 45' 20.51'' N (51.76°)
Longitude 0° 4' 35.07'' W (0.08°)
Elevation56.68m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-31 22:28 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-01-31 22:28 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle254°
Moving
Facing azimuth201.27°
First azimuth280.05°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth20°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite internal ball with a bright red,orange tail
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length99.99°
RemarksThe train looked like orangey red fire. Almost as bright as the ball itself. It streaked across the sky
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-