Reports Report 5736f (Event 5736-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5736-2022
Observer
NameNia A
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNever seen it in my life I thought it was a shooting star just picked my husband up from work 3am central time we life in Griffith Indiana and as we were driving down the street I saw it falling from the sky towards the ground and it was on fire as it was falling but falling super fast like it was only like 2-3 seconds wish I could get a piece of it I'm sure it hit the ground somewhere not too far from me just awesome I could witness that I love science and space❤
Location
AddressGriffith, IN
Latitude41° 33' 0.21'' N (41.55°)
Longitude 87° 24' 47.37'' W (-87.41°)
Elevation189.84m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-09-01 03:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-09-01 08:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle242°
Moving
Facing azimuth179.33°
First azimuth180.02°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth162.44°
Last elevation41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorRed, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksThe train was long and white looked like a trail of smoke from a plane it was on fire like a fireball and I know it fell to the earth
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-