Reports Report 857h (Event 857-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 857-2018
Observer
NameWilliam G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksPlease do not share my video. This is taken from a security camera at my job and I have gotten in trouble sharing a video of a fireball in the past, the big one that went over Eastern Wisconsin. Also, The video doesn't show the fireball but it does show the several flashes above the control tower. none of our cameras were facing high enough. this fireball was pretty high up in the horizon
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 58' 38.09'' N (41.98°)
Longitude 87° 54' 14.9'' W (-87.9°)
Elevation198.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-05 03:31 CST
UT Date & Time2018-03-05 09:31 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle102°
Moving
Facing azimuth120°
First azimuth140°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth125°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorLight Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere were a few flashes as seen in the video, there was some fragmentation as well towards the end
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthere was several small pieces trailing the main fireball
Video