Reports Report 1382jf (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameJudy D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was fascinated by the fireball. It just appeared over the trees and traveled across the highway. I was driving on a rural country road at the time and observing it through my front windshield of my car. It was a beautiful sight.
Location
AddressWilmington, IL
Latitude41° 20' 3.35'' N (41.33°)
Longitude 88° 11' 27.06'' W (-88.19°)
Elevation165.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:20 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle110°
Moving
Facing azimuth199.62°
First azimuth66.04°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth308.18°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-