Reports Report 51u (Event 51-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 51-2017
Observer
NameCarl R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksSomeone with me saw the very end of it, the fireball zoomed past and disappeared out of sight
Location
AddressOak Park, IL
Latitude41° 53' 40.79'' N (41.89°)
Longitude 87° 47' 5.64'' W (-87.78°)
Elevation187.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-08 05:19 CST
UT Date & Time2017-01-08 11:19 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle83°
Moving
Facing azimuth176°
First azimuth160°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth185°
Last elevation66°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length10°
RemarksFlashing trail like a firework
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-