Reports Report 678cf (Event 678-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 678-2021
Observer
NameEvelyn K
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressChampaign, IL
Latitude40° 6' 11.68'' N (40.1°)
Longitude 88° 14' 52.12'' W (-88.25°)
Elevation229.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-03 20:05 CST
UT Date & Time2021-02-04 02:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.82°
First azimuth272.58°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth271.61°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksAn orange line followed the ball as it fell towards the horizon, and it faded quickly as it moved
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was an initial flash that caused me to look up initially, and then a secondary flash right before it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-