Reports Report 6630an (Event 6630-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6630-2021
Observer
NameApril C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThere was a plane flying nearby where I saw it I tried to film after to see if I saw anything else at first I thought maybe the plane was crashing and an engine fell off but I saw the plane still flying with no issues after the thing disappeared. It was not a cloud of smoke that the plane leaves behind this was coming toward the earth the plane was higher and going in the opposite direction
Location
AddressDeKalb, IL
Latitude41° 54' 2.32'' N (41.9°)
Longitude 88° 42' 26.67'' W (-88.71°)
Elevation268.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-16 12:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-16 17:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle212°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.12°
First azimuth290.81°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth283.43°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red, White there was a silver streak behind it then it caught on fire and disappeared
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
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Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-