Reports Report 1382hh (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameMatt N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked like a stray fireworks as it moved at similar (but consistent) speed low across the horizon and its size looked comparable.
Location
AddressWest Chicago, IL
Latitude41° 53' 11.2'' N (41.89°)
Longitude 88° 16' 37.52'' W (-88.28°)
Elevation245.16m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:15 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth184.21°
First azimuth166.85°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth237.16°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe large green sparkle seemed to shed particles as it traveled across the sky