Reports Report 2231a (Event 2231-2017)

Name Matthew I
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Best I have seen in the UK. I was out running. The meteorite came from behind over my head before it entered my field of view. Appeared low (close), relatively slow moving compared to those I have seen before and at a shallow angle towards the ground.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 51° 22' 12.15'' N (51.370041°)
Longitude 0° 33' 18.53'' W (0.555146°)
Elevation 91.293419m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-07-09 23:47 BST
UT Date & Time 2017-07-09 22:47 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 102°
Facing azimuth 320.23°
First azimuth 285.37°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 343.33°
Last elevation 13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks A trail of dots behind the main fireball.