Reports Report 454gx (Event 454-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 454-2017
Observer
NameRyan S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIm a conductor and was on a train at the time. I just happened to be going by my house and was looking over at the house as we were going by when I observed the fireball in the sky. I have never seen anything in the sky like that before. It was a sight!
Location
AddressMondamin, IA
Latitude41° 42' 3.33'' N (41.7°)
Longitude 96° 1' 21.67'' W (-96.02°)
Elevation312.09m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-02-06 01:25 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-06 07:25 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle230°
Moving
Facing azimuth87.32°
First azimuth93.89°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth74.78°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorBlue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt went behind a hill from where I was viewing it and it looked like a flash in all directions behind the hill.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-