Reports Report 587a (Event 587-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 587-2021
Observer
NameAmber H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was reddish orange coming down at an angle with a larger circular part at the front and it had a “tail” that was wider by the front and gradually got smaller to the tail. Only saw it for a second while I was driving
Location
AddressDecatur, IL
Latitude39° 53' 4.65'' N (39.88°)
Longitude 89° 0' 57.84'' W (-89.02°)
Elevation205.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-01-28 19:55 CST
UT Date & Time2021-01-29 01:55 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth114.36°
First azimuth70.75°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth47.25°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-