Reports Report 5311h (Event 5311-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5311-2017
Observer
NameAndrew R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI saw a colorful fireball a few years ago that was widely reported and never thought I'd see another one but was working at my computer late facing the window outside to the east
Location
AddressMundelein, IL
Latitude42° 16' 40.7'' N (42.28°)
Longitude 88° 3' 46.33'' W (-88.06°)
Elevation244.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-18 23:50 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-19 05:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth45°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth30°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-