Reports Report 5171a (Event 5171-2016)

Observer
Name Geoff L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This was not a small star-sized object. It looked more like a softball and it seemed like it may have been close enough to have landed in the western continental US, but I didn't see any impact. Bright green.
Location
Address New Berlin, IL
Latitude 39° 44' 25.06'' N (39.740294°)
Longitude 89° 57' 49.3'' W (-89.963695°)
Elevation 192.876m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-14 17:23 CST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-14 23:23 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 223°
Moving
Facing azimuth 269.2°
First azimuth 281.78°
First elevation 51°
Last azimuth 237.28°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -