Reports Report 454by (Event 454-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 454-2017
Observer
NameMelissa W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was like nothing is have ever seen before.
Location
AddressMachesney Park, IL
Latitude42° 21' 28.03'' N (42.36°)
Longitude 89° 2' 22.07'' W (-89.04°)
Elevation224.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-02-06 01:35 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-06 07:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth264.52°
First azimuth0.11°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth305.36°
Last elevation61°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw an extremely bright flash that lit up the entire area around me, followed by two shorter slightly less bright blinkside. Almost like a camera flash but way brighter than any camera possible.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-