Reports Report 5311p (Event 5311-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5311-2017
Observer
NameAlan R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI wish I had it on video. It's probably the most beautiful thing that I've ever seen.
Location
AddressKankakee, IL
Latitude41° 7' 18.9'' N (41.12°)
Longitude 87° 51' 46.92'' W (-87.86°)
Elevation194.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-18 23:53 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-19 05:53 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth346.25°
First azimuth23.89°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth17.33°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksThere was a light, a flash, and a greyish trail behind it.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed orange.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-