Reports Report 3942ac (Event 3942-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3942-2021
Observer
NameGillian F
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSurreal - like a giant shooting star but too close and big.
Location
AddressEarley, England (GB)
Latitude51° 25' 32.19'' N (51.43°)
Longitude 0° 54' 25.11'' W (-0.91°)
Elevation40.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-21 21:50 BST
UT Date & Time2021-07-21 20:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle245°
Moving
Facing azimuth47°
First azimuth62.45°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth7.65°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksFaint crackling sound
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing trail that disintegrated and vanished.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksHard to describe but almost like a giant shooting star the bright colourful trail breaking into fragments and then just vanishing.