Reports Report 5903e (Event 5903-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5903-2021
Observer
NameDavid L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksLargest fireball I have seen in 20 years.
Location
AddressMacomb, IL
Latitude40° 28' 24.58'' N (40.47°)
Longitude 90° 41' 41.66'' W (-90.69°)
Elevation185.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-23 19:57 CDT
UT Date & Time2021-09-24 00:57 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle118°
Moving
Facing azimuth310°
First azimuth300°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth330°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSeemed to be breaking into pieces which followed in line