Reports Report 1156m (Event 1156-2017)

Name darren b
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks looked to be falling rather near vertical as opposed to horizontally across the sky it was intermittent on and off but there is quite heavy cloud above
Address Tilbury, England (GB)
Latitude 51° 27' 46.87'' N (51.463019°)
Longitude 0° 21' 58.51'' W (0.366253°)
Elevation 0.211941m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-26 22:20 BST
UT Date & Time 2017-03-26 21:20 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 160°
Facing azimuth 130°
First azimuth 97.88°
First elevation 58°
Last azimuth 116.23°
Last elevation 18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 30°
Remarks it was a bright white flash which went on and off twice whilst dropping and was trailing which looked like vapour trail and then fragmentation and then just above the horizon betwen the power station chimneys viewed from my location it got brighter and then just faded to nothing
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks it left what seemed like two trails of fragments behingd it one from each side of the ball shape