Reports Report 5316x (Event 5316-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5316-2020
Observer
NameLiz M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksNo
Location
AddressHodgkins, IL
Latitude41° 44' 48'' N (41.75°)
Longitude 87° 50' 50.6'' W (-87.85°)
Elevation186.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-21 21:05 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-22 02:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle165°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.16°
First azimuth269.42°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth274.84°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksThe glowing train lasted about 2 seconds after we saw the bright white to light yellow fireball.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-