Reports Report 5311h (Event 5311-2017)

Name Andrew R
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks I saw a colorful fireball a few years ago that was widely reported and never thought I'd see another one but was working at my computer late facing the window outside to the east
Address Mundelein, IL
Latitude 42° 16' 40.7'' N (42.277971°)
Longitude 88° 3' 46.33'' W (-88.062869°)
Elevation 244.712m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-18 23:50 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-19 05:50 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 179°
Facing azimuth 45°
First azimuth 45°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 30°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -