Reports Report 4869h (Event 4869-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4869-2017
Observer
Name Dan S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It seemed pretty close and fat, with crazy side sparks, heading south from my position.
Location
Address Chicago, IL
Latitude 41° 53' 27.06'' N (41.89°)
Longitude 87° 41' 11.62'' W (-87.69°)
Elevation 180.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-03 00:27 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-03 06:27 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 92°
Moving
Facing azimuth 272.49°
First azimuth 272.46°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 266.64°
Last elevation 28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 0.5s
Length
Remarks It had side sparks, like a fast moving car hit the side guard rail, except it was in the sky.
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -