Reports Report 454bf (Event 454-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 454-2017
Observer
NameMatt S
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressEvanston, IL
Latitude42° 2' 38.35'' N (42.04°)
Longitude 87° 41' 58.05'' W (-87.7°)
Elevation181.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-02-06 01:24 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-06 07:24 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth356.46°
First azimuth337.74°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth358.73°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow, then burned out Blue.
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksLooked like sparks were coming off it.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksReally bright blue flash and explosion of sparks.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like sparks.