Reports Report 229r (Event 229-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 229-2018
Observer
NameAmy B
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressJerseyville, IL
Latitude39° 7' 2.98'' N (39.12°)
Longitude 90° 19' 32.56'' W (-90.33°)
Elevation202.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-18 19:06 CST
UT Date & Time2018-01-19 01:06 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth150°
First azimuth120°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth200°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksLooked like the end of a firework. Sparks and it was bright but not as brights and the fireball. When I saw the fireball I thought it was a helicopter light that’s how bright it was and it caught my attention
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA bright light just appeared and sailed across the sky quickly and the end had a trail of sparks
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWould compare to a firework being set off. The kind of trail that leaves with sparks