Reports Report 1961dl (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameValerie H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked like a firework in reverse, but much brighter. At first I thought it might be a small plane but it was smaller than that.
Location
AddressBelleville, IL
Latitude38° 28' 27.64'' N (38.47°)
Longitude 89° 55' 32.42'' W (-89.93°)
Elevation157.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:40 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth313.16°
First azimuth325.23°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth310.48°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Blue, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt got brighter as fell lower
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-