Reports Report 17l (Event 17-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 17-2020
Observer
NameNick K
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPreston, England (GB)
Latitude53° 46' 27.54'' N (53.77°)
Longitude 2° 41' 1.17'' W (-2.68°)
Elevation44.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-01 16:55 GMT
UT Date & Time2020-01-01 16:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth100.15°
First azimuth89.06°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth124.99°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe yellow light grew larger as if in flames and then disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksJust before the flash it appeared to be breaking up