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Occurred : 5/4/1999 19:52 (Entered as : 05/04/99 19:52)
Reported: 5/4/1999 01:42
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Margate, FL
Shape: Fireball
Duration:30 sec.
Looked like a meteor but it was bright orange w/a long tail. It didn't fizzle out though. Traveled from west to east following the horizon and disappeared behind a grey cloud.

I figured it was a meteor at first but it didn't streak across the sky. I moved kinda slow. It was a large fireball. I've seen shooting stars but this was nothing like that. It was a large orange glowing object with spark's or fire shooting out from where it was coming from, moving slowly, and not losing any size like a meteor does when it burns out.