Reports Report 1281p (Event 1281-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1281-2011
Observer
NameRobert R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was the brightest, and longest, falling object I have ever seen. It was really cool looking. I was amazed by it. I checked the time right after, it was 8:58 pm on my cell phone.
Location
Addresskankakee, IL
Latitude41° 7' 12.12'' N (41.12°)
Longitude 87° 51' 40.15'' W (-87.86°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-11-04 20:58 CDT
UT Date & Time2011-11-05 01:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth348.9°
First azimuth343.87°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth288.26°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
Colorwhiteish-blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-1°
RemarksJust a real short trail, like the effect a sparkier has when swinging it around but shorter.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksThe trail could have been small parts, not sure
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-