Reports Report 51ac (Event 51-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 51-2017
Observer
NameA Y
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 58' 12.94'' N (41.97°)
Longitude 87° 39' 9.22'' W (-87.65°)
Elevation179.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-08 05:18 CST
UT Date & Time2017-01-08 11:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth52.83°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth105.35°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksThere was a glowing train trailing behind the fireball, yellow in color.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-