Reports Report 229be (Event 229-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 229-2018
Observer
NameDavid B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksColors Were unlike any I have ever seen
Location
AddressUrbana, IL
Latitude40° 7' 1.04'' N (40.12°)
Longitude 88° 10' 42.04'' W (-88.18°)
Elevation223.64m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-18 20:05 CST
UT Date & Time2018-01-19 02:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle144°
Moving
Facing azimuth253.85°
First azimuth246.9°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth262.22°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorGreen. Blue yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksIt was the longest and widest trail I have ever seen. Colors varied from blue green to yellow maybe some orange in the front. Seem to remember small pieces peeling off and burning up before the big one burned up
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI do remember a brighter appearance, but not in a dramatic fashion, however it was still the largest I had ever seen by a longshot