Reports Report 1961ed (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameRenee B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were facing west. Three people saw it. It almost looked like a large piece of metal falling very fast. It disappeared behind the tree line. No noise at all.
Location
AddressO'Fallon, IL
Latitude38° 39' 6.25'' N (38.65°)
Longitude 89° 57' 29.42'' W (-89.96°)
Elevation184.19m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle11°
Moving
Facing azimuth282.04°
First azimuth-
First elevation43°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
Colorsilver/white, almost as if metallic
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-