Reports Report 4757t (Event 4757-2018)

Observer
Name Stacy Y
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Calumet City, IL
Latitude 41° 35' 26.43'' N (41.590675°)
Longitude 87° 31' 42.75'' W (-87.528542°)
Elevation 181.876m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-08 18:45 CST
UT Date & Time 2018-11-09 00:45 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 255°
Moving
Facing azimuth 301.81°
First azimuth 332.82°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 268.6°
Last elevation 52°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Before I saw anything, the sky lit up as if lightening struck behind me. I looked up and saw a streak of bright white light, then a bright flash and the sky went dark again. There was no visible evidence of the event that occurred.
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -