Reports Report 1961dy (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameRon H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksFirst daytime fireball! An amazing sight!
Location
AddressCarbondale, IL
Latitude37° 43' 49.41'' N (37.73°)
Longitude 89° 11' 35.88'' W (-89.19°)
Elevation118.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:42 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:42 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth325.7°
First azimuth331.05°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth328.71°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA small, yellow-white light that suddenly grew in size and brightness. From a dim speck to sunlike marble held at arms length, in less than a second.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-