Reports Report 296f (Event 296-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 296-2022
Observer
NameBeth G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt happened very fast, but it was definitely a burning object falling to earth.
Location
AddressRichmond, IL
Latitude42° 29' 10.87'' N (42.49°)
Longitude 88° 18' 28.84'' W (-88.31°)
Elevation247.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-01-11 04:55 CST
UT Date & Time2022-01-11 10:55 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle31°
Moving
Facing azimuth290.86°
First azimuth312.19°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth286.52°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksGlowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-