Reports Report 2070cu (Event 2070-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2070-2019
Observer
NameBryant D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksLargest and longest tailed fireball I have ever seen, along with range in colors, white, light blue red- ish, and and ending with green.
Location
AddressHoffman Estates, IL
Latitude42° 2' 49.34'' N (42.05°)
Longitude 88° 9' 52.77'' W (-88.16°)
Elevation241.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-10 23:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-11 04:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth83.95°
First azimuth38.75°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth94.32°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Green, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksRed turned green and broke into first 2 and then at least 6 distinct fragmented glows
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmented into 2 bright green and then about 6 green fragments before fading