Reports Report 2933ac (Event 2933-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2933-2015
Observer
NameChristopher H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI am not sure that I described the angle properly. I have seen meteors before, but the angle here seemed much steeper than others I have seen. It seemed so close, but I imagine that that may have just been an optical illusion.
Location
AddressKewanee, IL
Latitude41° 18' 56.85'' N (41.32°)
Longitude 89° 51' 23.93'' W (-89.86°)
Elevation243.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-02 19:52 CST
UT Date & Time2015-11-03 01:52 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle117°
Moving
Facing azimuth183.99°
First azimuth202.23°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth247.38°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length30°
RemarksThere was a noticeable smoke trail after the head. I was surprised how long it was and that it appeared to be smokey.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksNoticed 2 balls of light right next to each other. They may have grew a little farther apart as they fell lower towards the Earth. They just seemed to fade out at the end.