Reports Report 4479ap (Event 4479-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4479-2020
Observer
NameJacquie K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was the most incredible thing I have ever seen in the sky, well next to the lunar eclipse. It was amazing!!!!
Location
AddressLockport, IL
Latitude41° 36' 13.05'' N (41.6°)
Longitude 87° 56' 2.25'' W (-87.93°)
Elevation228.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 23:08 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 04:08 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth269.34°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth270°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBlue, Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing train almost like a roman candle it was floating with a sparkly trail and appeared to have gone over the horizon
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit looked like a shooting star then all of a sudden there was a split second of yellow/orange then it turned blue and green until it disappeared over the horizon
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-