Reports Report 187c (Event 187-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 187-2020
Observer
NameGinny M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksInitially thought it was a small aircraft on a steep descent. Approach was very fast and lost field of view when it dipped below tree line. Main body was bright green like a traffic light had a slight blue lining.
Location
AddressCrystal Lake, IL
Latitude42° 14' 54.07'' N (42.25°)
Longitude 88° 18' 32.08'' W (-88.31°)
Elevation269.24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-07 20:21 CST
UT Date & Time2020-01-08 02:21 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle231°
Moving
Facing azimuth268.4°
First azimuth268.34°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth269.19°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorLight Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-