Reports Report 5311p (Event 5311-2017)

Name Alan R
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks I wish I had it on video. It's probably the most beautiful thing that I've ever seen.
Address Kankakee, IL
Latitude 41° 7' 18.9'' N (41.121918°)
Longitude 87° 51' 46.92'' W (-87.863032°)
Elevation 194.623m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-18 23:53 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-19 05:53 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 99°
Facing azimuth 346.25°
First azimuth 23.89°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 17.33°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Remarks There was a light, a flash, and a greyish trail behind it.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It flashed orange.
Observation No
Remarks -