Reports Report 6197a (Event 6197-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6197-2022
Observer
NameThomas P
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressTonna, Wales (GB)
Latitude51° 40' 41.88'' N (51.68°)
Longitude 3° 46' 4.78'' W (-3.77°)
Elevation28.91m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-09-17 04:45 BST
UT Date & Time2022-09-17 03:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.04°
First azimuth323.41°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth14.37°
Last elevation65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw the fireball appear and after ~2 seconds it looked like it split in 2, where the head of it seemed to pick up speed and glow brighter and the tail of it seemed to maintain the speed I saw it start at