Reports Report 1961ah (Event 1961-2016)

Name Evan I
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I have been an astronomy instructor in the past at junior colleges. This is the second daytime fireball I've personally witnessed, but the first time using your website.
Address Robinson, IL
Latitude 39° 0' 23.43'' N (39.006508°)
Longitude 87° 43' 18.67'' W (-87.721853°)
Elevation 156.527m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-06-06 11:43 CDT
UT Date & Time 2016-06-06 16:43 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 158°
Facing azimuth 286.58°
First azimuth 279.78°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 284.34°
Last elevation 13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks There was a mild flash or brightening of the object as it burned out.
Observation No
Remarks -