Reports Report 8053u (Event 8053-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8053-2020
Observer
NameDavid M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOne of the coolest things I've seen. We watch the Perseids every year while up in Canada and this was way more than we have ever seen up there. I was thinking possibly a satellite, but I have nothing to base that on.
Location
AddressWilmette, IL
Latitude42° 4' 52.32'' N (42.08°)
Longitude 87° 43' 39.75'' W (-87.73°)
Elevation191.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-23 06:35 CST
UT Date & Time2020-12-23 12:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth2.04°
First azimuth4.73°
First elevation12°
Last azimuth39.26°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Green, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSeemed to intensify as it progressed, maybe 3 to 4 fragments broke of then a green / white flash at the end
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-