Reports Report 2069e (Event 2069-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2069-2012
Observer
NameJim K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was pretty cool. I thought it was a low flying fast jet at first
Location
AddressPeoria, IL
Latitude40° 43' 30.36'' N (40.73°)
Longitude 89° 37' 53'' W (-89.63°)
Elevation189.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-04 21:32 CST
UT Date & Time2012-12-05 03:32 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth6.84°
First azimuth352.99°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth26.87°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksSaw blue glow around object then began to sparkle and break up. Trail appeared after blue glow or halo
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksOne solid light broke up into many sparkles