Reports Report 7502ab (Event 7502-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7502-2020
Observer
NameSimon G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksNever seen one before, was also observed by passenger in front seat of car. Weather was broken cloud. Looked like a green firework in colour, but almost certain a meteor. Immediately called it as a meteor. I'm a geophysicist.
Location
AddressHaywards Heath, England (GB)
Latitude51° 4' 47.79'' N (51.08°)
Longitude 0° 12' 11.34'' W (-0.2°)
Elevation138.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-08 19:39 GMT
UT Date & Time2020-12-08 19:39 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle184°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.45°
First azimuth165.29°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth166.64°
Last elevation62°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSingle green head with a streak behind, lasted about a second, then dimmed then brightened for last 0.25 seconds
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-