Reports Report 188dq (Event 188-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 188-2020
Observer
NameRyan L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksFor approximately 2 seconds, it lit up the sky almost like blue daylight. I immediately ran outside to listen for a boom but I did not hear one.
Location
AddressCedar Rapids, IA
Latitude41° 58' 18.97'' N (41.97°)
Longitude 91° 36' 35.78'' W (-91.61°)
Elevation253.77m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-07 21:18 CST
UT Date & Time2020-01-08 03:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle338°
Moving
Facing azimuth6.98°
First azimuth355.86°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth330.76°
Last elevation51°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorElectric blue-green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksLooked like glowing orangish particles
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the very end of my observation it appeared to break into three or four large pieces.