Reports Report 643a (Event 643-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2018
Observer
Nameneil W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have seen small faint shooting stars before but never This size or close. It was very large looked about size of a tennis ball and had a huge tail behind. Was expecting a loud bang it looked so close but didn't hear one. Just so glad to see it.
Location
AddressGilberdyke, England (GB)
Latitude53° 45' 9.45'' N (53.75°)
Longitude 0° 44' 2.55'' W (-0.73°)
Elevation4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-02-16 20:40 GMT
UT Date & Time2018-02-16 20:40 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle127°
Moving
Facing azimuth205.9°
First azimuth238.46°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth255°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw it burst with more flames and looked like bits broke off and vanished.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw it break up bits broke off then vanished.