Reports Report 4869h (Event 4869-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4869-2017
Observer
NameDan S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt seemed pretty close and fat, with crazy side sparks, heading south from my position.
Location
AddressChicago, IL
Latitude41° 53' 27.06'' N (41.89°)
Longitude 87° 41' 11.62'' W (-87.69°)
Elevation180.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-03 00:27 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-03 06:27 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.49°
First azimuth272.46°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth266.64°
Last elevation28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.5s
Length
RemarksIt had side sparks, like a fast moving car hit the side guard rail, except it was in the sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-