Reports Report 8053l (Event 8053-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8053-2020
Observer
NameKay R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe sky was clear in that area, there was a visible star almost immediately behind the object.
Location
AddressGlencoe, IL
Latitude42° 7' 59.44'' N (42.13°)
Longitude 87° 46' 3.5'' W (-87.77°)
Elevation195.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-23 06:30 CST
UT Date & Time2020-12-23 12:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth65°
First azimuth65°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth65°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA small piece separated and shot out to the side before disintegrating