Reports Report 5308cc (Event 5308-2016)

Name Jeff K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It happened fast while I was on the interstate traveling east. It was in my line of vision to the Southeast. I'm not sure exactly where I was on I-88, could have been east or west of Dekalb.
Address DeKalb, IL
Latitude 41° 54' 3.24'' N (41.9009°)
Longitude 88° 44' 4.06'' W (-88.73446°)
Elevation 271.949m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-26 16:45 CST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-26 22:45 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 141°
Facing azimuth 131.56°
First azimuth 129.22°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 121.74°
Last elevation 27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks No fragmentation, watched the green light as it moved for about a second, it went bright and disappeared.
Observation No
Remarks -