Reports Report 454ac (Event 454-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 454-2017
Observer
NameAllan F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was in a brightly lit room. I noticed the fireball through the blinds in the window in front of me. At first, I thought it was a very low plane heading towards MKE, but when I looked directly at it, I recognized that it was a fireball.
Location
AddressWest Allis, WI
Latitude43° 0' 3.99'' N (43°)
Longitude 87° 58' 41.49'' W (-87.98°)
Elevation208.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-02-06 01:26 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-06 07:26 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle150°
Moving
Facing azimuth
First azimuth350°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball seemed to break into small pieces a second before disappearing.