Reports Report 168aka (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameMarsha M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving eastbound on 1-72 about 1 mile West of exit 169 and this flaming object seemed to fall straight down from the sky and disappear behind the overpass. It was literally gone in a flash and let no trace.
Location
AddressWhite Heath, IL
Latitude40° 4' 7.98'' N (40.07°)
Longitude 88° 32' 42.57'' W (-88.55°)
Elevation215.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 19:10 CST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle182°
Moving
Facing azimuth62.85°
First azimuth46.75°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth49.02°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorRed, orange, yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-