Reports Report 2069ag (Event 2069-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2069-2012
Observer
NameNicole K
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressNaperville, IL
Latitude41° 47' 59.04'' N (41.8°)
Longitude 88° 10' 23.97'' W (-88.17°)
Elevation211.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-04 21:35 CST
UT Date & Time2012-12-05 03:35 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth202.39°
First azimuth114.74°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth259.04°
Last elevation-1°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorBlue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration7.5s
Length
Remarksglowing train that after a few seconds broke up into smaller pieces and then my view was obstructed but saw and smelled smoke within a few more seconds. I think it impacted behind the building that got in the way of my view. It was VERY low to the ground as well!
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksbroke up into smaller pieces of rock after a few seconds and the rock was still glowing for a short while.