Reports Report 4479ab (Event 4479-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4479-2020
Observer
NameNicholas P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving at the time, and at first thought it was a low flying plane, but noticed it looked more like a fireball. My directions are approximate according to my memory.
Location
AddressEdwardsville, IL
Latitude38° 46' 33.52'' N (38.78°)
Longitude 90° 2' 24.96'' W (-90.04°)
Elevation129.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 23:10 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 04:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth327.72°
First azimuth357.78°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth312.71°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-