Reports Report 1382vc (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameVanessa Q
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOriginally thought it was a comet, but definitely a big round bright whitish yellow lighted ball with a yellow to green tail. Traveled in the south sky from east to west. Had a curve to the travel path. Was amazing!
Location
AddressSaint Charles, IL
Latitude41° 57' 58.44'' N (41.97°)
Longitude 88° 24' 43.28'' W (-88.41°)
Elevation261.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle71°
Moving
Facing azimuth185.76°
First azimuth146.91°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth240.12°
Last elevation41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-