Reports Report 5310c (Event 5310-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5310-2020
Observer
NameLaura M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was outside taking a break at work and saw this in the sky. At first I was waiting for the boom of a firework because of just how close it looked. When there was now boom I realized it wasn't a firework and was just about the coolest thing I've ever seen and wanted to know more!
Location
AddressDes Plaines, IL
Latitude42° 1' 24.12'' N (42.02°)
Longitude 87° 53' 51.44'' W (-87.9°)
Elevation197.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-21 09:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-21 14:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth238.43°
First azimuth250.59°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth272.15°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-