Reports Report 3732am (Event 3732-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3732-2022
Observer
NameJoshua R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis object looked like a laser from a star wars movie at first glance. It definitely fell to earth. This was no fireworks show because it did not come from any area where people would have been
Location
AddressBedford Park, IL
Latitude41° 46' 30.27'' N (41.78°)
Longitude 87° 49' 36.2'' W (-87.83°)
Elevation181.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-06-29 01:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-06-29 06:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle241°
Moving
Facing azimuth170.7°
First azimuth223.72°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth145.38°
Last elevation61°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksAs I observed the object it broke up when it hit the clouds and made a bright fish and crackling sound as pieces separated
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt started as green like the object then turned bright white
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe object hit a cloud and then flashed bright white and I noticed pieces breaking off making a crackling nose similar to the sound of a large firework cracking
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe pieces separated after hitting the cloud. From bright green to bright white and were slowed from the object as it continued to fall