Reports Report 1539i (Event 1539-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1539-2021
Observer
NameJ J
Experience Level1/5
RemarksLooked like a firework, but way too big and bright and no sound.
Location
AddressGlen Ellyn, IL
Latitude41° 50' 54.94'' N (41.85°)
Longitude 88° 3' 10.11'' W (-88.05°)
Elevation221.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-11 18:50 CST
UT Date & Time2021-03-12 00:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle45°
Moving
Facing azimuth35.61°
First azimuth28.88°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth48.85°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksGlowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-