Reports Report 2658e (Event 2658-2017)

Name Anna-Louise E
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It was a clear ball of orange with two trails of orange either side. I have seen plenty of shooting stars but nothing like this and it was truly magical.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 50° 22' 28.34'' N (50.374538°)
Longitude 4° 11' 59.72'' W (-4.199921°)
Elevation 26.225758m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-08-13 00:10 BST
UT Date & Time 2017-08-12 23:10 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 261°
Facing azimuth 236.91°
First azimuth 358.87°
First elevation 90°
Last azimuth 271.31°
Last elevation 65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Length 20°
Remarks 2 glowing orange trails that seemed to stay put after the ball disappeared and faded slowly in to the night sky rather than a shooting trail of white normally seen
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -