Reports Report 4531js (Event 4531-2018)

Name Ashley K
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Brightest fireball I’ve ever seen, we frequently see them traveling this part of Illinois
Address Brownstown, IL
Latitude 38° 58' 59.59'' N (38.983219°)
Longitude 88° 57' 10.8'' W (-88.953°)
Elevation 175.929m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:20 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:20 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 344°
Facing azimuth 242.99°
First azimuth 227.97°
First elevation 66°
Last azimuth 230.83°
Last elevation 37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Green, Light Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 10s
Length -
Remarks Glowing train that followed it until we lost sight
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Appeared to spark and flash as it fell. Very very bright
Observation Yes
Remarks Appeared to have sparks emitting from it!