Reports Report 5520v (Event 5520-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5520-2017
Observer
NameDennis S
Experience Level5/5
RemarksI am the current President of the Lake County Astronomical Society
Location
AddressVolo, IL
Latitude42° 20' 33.78'' N (42.34°)
Longitude 88° 10' 9.71'' W (-88.17°)
Elevation248.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-30 17:24 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-30 23:24 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle129°
Moving
Facing azimuth145.25°
First azimuth143.44°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth152.88°
Last elevation28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
Remarksbright glowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthe flash was noticable in terms of the meteor getting larger just as it went dark but it wasn’t that much brighter, just a little bit brighter.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-