Reports Report 1961et (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameJim O
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI feel like the luckiest guy alive to see this in the daylight. Nobody else I've talked to today have seen or heard anything about it.
Location
AddressEffingham, IL
Latitude39° 7' 16.85'' N (39.12°)
Longitude 88° 33' 20.92'' W (-88.56°)
Elevation180.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle147°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth270°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth270°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train like sparks
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksTurned white and exploded and was gone almost immediately
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-