Reports Report 575q (Event 575-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 575-2019
Observer
NameConnall G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI've seen fireworks before. I've seen it all. This however was much different. I was lying in bed and looking out the window when I saw this very bright white glowing fireball shoot across the window. I jumped up before watching it break up and fall back to earth.
Location
AddressKirkintilloch, Scotland (GB)
Latitude55° 56' 31.3'' N (55.94°)
Longitude 4° 9' 35.47'' W (-4.16°)
Elevation49.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-02 23:02 GMT
UT Date & Time2019-02-02 23:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.47°
First azimuth259.25°
First elevation53°
Last azimuth283.34°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length25°
RemarksBright glowing blue fireball turning to yellow then to orange then red and then it wasn't as bright. It then split into 3/4 pieces with orange trailing afterwards carrying for a few seconds before watching them slow and dip down before the ember died.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright glowing before breaking up into 3/4 pieces with orange afterglow. Like embers from a firework but larger and brighter
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBroke up into 3/4 pieces with orange ember like glow but much brighter than any ember I've seen