Reports Report 5270a (Event 5270-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5270-2020
Observer
NameAmanda Y
Experience Level2/5
RemarksScience is awesome. Hope the Department of Meteors is safe.
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 53' 37.8'' N (41.89°)
Longitude 87° 40' 10.21'' W (-87.67°)
Elevation181.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-19 19:04 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-20 00:04 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle188°
Moving
Facing azimuth190.07°
First azimuth192.38°
First elevation68°
Last azimuth192.42°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarkssmall but split into 3 fragments, largest of the pieces fell furthest, flash at split/final burnout (close succession)
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssmall but split into 3 fragments, largest of the pieces fell furthest, flash at split/final burnout (close succession)Fragmentation took place below 45° above horizon but waiting last 10th of total distance traveled.