Reports Report 454ej (Event 454-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 454-2017
Observer
NameNathan G
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 55' 8.61'' N (41.92°)
Longitude 87° 38' 12'' W (-87.64°)
Elevation182.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-02-06 01:25 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-06 07:25 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle22°
Moving
Facing azimuth345°
First azimuth-
First elevation35°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
RemarksThe train was more like a Morse code typed out than a continuous line
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA lightning like green flash
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-