Reports Report 5171g (Event 5171-2016)

Name J.D. G
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Address Sullivan, IL
Latitude 39° 35' 23.24'' N (39.589789°)
Longitude 88° 35' 13.1'' W (-88.586973°)
Elevation 197.908m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-14 17:30 CST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-14 23:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 234°
Facing azimuth 292.98°
First azimuth 291.47°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 285.39°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The object broke into several small pieces with one main piece flashing quickly brighter and then nothing.
Observation Yes
Remarks The fragments were small and did not flash. After they broke away they fizzled out quickly.