Reports Report 2991a (Event 2991-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2991-2022
Observer
NameKatie L
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressHomer Glen, IL
Latitude41° 34' 52.82'' N (41.58°)
Longitude 87° 54' 34.06'' W (-87.91°)
Elevation225.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-05-21 00:01 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-05-21 05:01 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth90°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth85°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksHigh pitched to low pitch sound of object coming though atmosphere
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksVery loud boom and explosion of object hitting the ground (impact seen too)
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBehind a tree so wasn’t seen well, but bright white light caused by object around impacting area
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-