Reports Report 1961ac (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameRenee K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe person I was with (who didn't see it because his back was to it and it had disappeared by the time he turned around) saw a FB post from someone in Iowa who described the same thing, and it happened at the same time. I'm in Missouri. It fell fast, and disappeared behind trees.
Location
AddressSaint Charles, MO
Latitude38° 47' 5.94'' N (38.78°)
Longitude 90° 33' 29.8'' W (-90.56°)
Elevation166.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle184°
Moving
Facing azimuth321.18°
First azimuth321.61°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth318.46°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksThe train was the same color as the fireball - looked like fire. No smoke. If I were holding this object in my hand at arms length, it was the size of a softball, and the train was maybe two feet. The train behaved like fire. The ball was perfectly round with flame around it,
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-