Reports Report 3712w (Event 3712-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3712-2016
Observer
NameStuart B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was awesome!
Location
AddressWorthing, England (GB)
Latitude50° 48' 42.3'' N (50.81°)
Longitude 0° 23' 55.69'' W (-0.4°)
Elevation8.77m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-02 19:44 BST
UT Date & Time2016-10-02 18:44 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.61°
First azimuth92.16°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth85.08°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length75°
RemarksThere were actually two separate fireballs, they were parallel to each other but one was slightly behind the other. For the naked eye there was a gap between them of a couple of centimetres. The balls were a mixture of yellow and orange with bits breaking off of both fireballs. If a normal shooting star is a width of a finger both of these were the size of a fist. The trails were yellow in colour.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs above items were breaking off the fireballs and burning up.