Reports Report 3898be (Event 3898-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3898-2020
Observer
NameAlun C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked like a comet but seemed very close. There appeared to be a streak of flame on the upper edge.
Location
AddressBroseley, England (GB)
Latitude52° 35' 57.23'' N (52.6°)
Longitude 2° 27' 55.61'' W (-2.47°)
Elevation137.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-30 21:45 BST
UT Date & Time2020-07-30 20:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth245.54°
First azimuth222.8°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth265.29°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksVery faint trail, that dissipated almost immediately.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke into several pieces each of which disappeared almost immediately.