Reports Report 5222a (Event 5222-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5222-2020
Observer
NameRay W
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSterling, IL
Latitude41° 47' 57.02'' N (41.8°)
Longitude 89° 42' 18.96'' W (-89.71°)
Elevation202.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-15 20:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-16 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle341°
Moving
Facing azimuth360°
First azimuth288.44°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth333.01°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksObject appeared to flash prior to fragmentation
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject appeared to break up into several smaller objects just prior to leaving my view