Reports Report 51cq (Event 51-2017)

Observer
Name Mark R
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Thought it was an airplane, then shooting star, then because it was so bright I thought it was an airplane on fire..then it just faded and disappeared
Location
Address Clarendon Hills, IL
Latitude 41° 48' 5.81'' N (41.801614°)
Longitude 87° 58' 2.17'' W (-87.96727°)
Elevation 228.602m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 05:25 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-08 11:25 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 96°
Moving
Facing azimuth 90°
First azimuth 90°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 95°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Green Orange Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -