Reports Report 3898ag (Event 3898-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3898-2020
Observer
NameDavid B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have seen shooting stars previously but this was much more substantial and nearer to the planet.
Location
AddressPembrey, Wales (GB)
Latitude51° 41' 54.57'' N (51.7°)
Longitude 4° 17' 45.9'' W (-4.3°)
Elevation6.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-30 22:05 BST
UT Date & Time2020-07-30 21:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle245°
Moving
Facing azimuth24.69°
First azimuth51.17°
First elevation53°
Last azimuth15.79°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA brighter burst of light as it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-