Reports Report 1743e (Event 1743-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1743-2013
Observer
NameTony C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was actually kinda cool to see it. I've seen shooting stars before but never anything like this.
Location
AddressSouth Barrington, IL
Latitude42° 4' 9.66'' N (42.07°)
Longitude 88° 8' 58.53'' W (-88.15°)
Elevation252.42m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-08-14 00:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2013-08-14 05:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.23°
First azimuth89.75°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth90.66°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksIt sounded like a rush of air but not a sonic boom. Almost like a car driving past you at a high rate of speed.
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksHard to describe really, the trail looked like it was breaking up. It was a light, maybe lime green color with a lot of breaks during it's length.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-