Reports Report 1382ru (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameMichael M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSpringfield, IL
Latitude39° 47' 17.88'' N (39.79°)
Longitude 89° 32' 18.27'' W (-89.54°)
Elevation172.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:15 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle266°
Moving
Facing azimuth281.51°
First azimuth280.15°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth279.41°
Last elevation44°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksIt appeared to be breaking up
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe tip looked like a ball with the tail trailing behind.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIn the tail section it was fragmenting