Reports Report 454gw (Event 454-2017)

Observer
Name Lorraine B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Rolling Meadows, IL
Latitude 42° 3' 1.62'' N (42.05045°)
Longitude 87° 59' 45.78'' W (-87.996049°)
Elevation 217.002m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-02-06 01:25 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-02-06 07:25 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 126°
Moving
Facing azimuth 4.85°
First azimuth 4.49°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 22.21°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright orange object breaking up in the air.
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks 2 or 3 bright flashes like lightning, then orange object breaking up.