Reports Report 4009j (Event 4009-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4009-2022
Observer
NameMark N
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt only lasted a 2-3 seconds appeared as a blueish green ball leading with a white tapered tail that just seemed to burn out quickly. Coming over head and headed at a slight angle down in front of me. I checked my compass on my phone and it showed I was facing 240 when it disappeared. Went too fast to get photos or video! Awesome to see!!
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 59' 37.87'' N (41.99°)
Longitude 87° 55' 37.63'' W (-87.93°)
Elevation202.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-07-14 04:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-07-14 09:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle13°
Moving
Facing azimuth240°
First azimuth243°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth240°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-