Reports Report 2069h (Event 2069-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2069-2012
Observer
Namebob E
Experience Level3/5
RemarksInitial brighness was about equivalent to an overhead pass of ISS, became progressively brighter, then a bluish fflash with quick decrease and fade. direction of travel was east to west.
Location
AddressMarshall, IL
Latitude39° 25' 46.25'' N (39.43°)
Longitude 87° 39' 14.4'' W (-87.65°)
Elevation176.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-04 21:34 CST
UT Date & Time2012-12-05 03:34 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth179.76°
First azimuth161.24°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth228.34°
Last elevation41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration8s
Length10°
Remarkssmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-