Reports Report 53b (Event 53-2017)

Observer
Name Jennifer B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks My son and I were driving and it only lasted a couple of seconds. It looked as big as my fist in the sky. There was a tail of flames from the meteor. The meteor looked like it was on fire. We didn't hear any sounds because we were in the car.
Location
Address Beloit, WI
Latitude 42° 32' 30.78'' N (42.541884°)
Longitude 89° 4' 42.71'' W (-89.07853°)
Elevation 264.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-07 19:15 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-08 01:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 112°
Moving
Facing azimuth 321.33°
First azimuth 135.67°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 350°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color Light blue, red, orange, yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -