Reports Report 2853o (Event 2853-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2853-2018
Observer
NameAmy M
Experience Level3/5
Remarkssaw a very similar fireball, same location in the sky, altitude, viewing length coloring everything about this same time of year as well only i was viewing from two miles further south
Location
AddressMattoon, IL
Latitude39° 28' 5.02'' N (39.47°)
Longitude 88° 22' 39.1'' W (-88.38°)
Elevation216.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-10 21:16 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-11 02:16 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth261.5°
First azimuth-
First elevation19°
Last azimuth266.72°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
Remarkslong train bright glowing green, but as it came closer to the horizon the train disappeared, leaving a solid green dot then my view was blocked past that point
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-