Reports Report 678cr (Event 678-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 678-2021
Observer
NameTom K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksPartly overcast sky. Flashes (3) seemed amplified in intensity as clouds became illuminated.
Location
AddressMorris, IL
Latitude41° 21' 26.91'' N (41.36°)
Longitude 88° 29' 6.84'' W (-88.49°)
Elevation158.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-03 20:15 CST
UT Date & Time2021-02-04 02:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle182°
Moving
Facing azimuth184.02°
First azimuth213.16°
First elevation76°
Last azimuth186.06°
Last elevation61°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorPurple, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length30°
RemarksSaw initial flash persistent train about 10 degs then a second flash with train of about another 10 degs followed by a final flash. Initial-middle-ending flash with two trains between initial and final flash.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksDescribed above
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-