|Occurred : 10/31/1999 09:30 (Entered as : 10/31/99 9:30am)
Reported: 10/31/1999 10:48
Location: San Diego (Spring Valley), CA
|Wife driving in car sited orange fireball size of thumb at arms length. moving from west to east movig 1/3 of sky in 45 sec.length of tail 4"
Time was app 9:30 pacific standard time Wife sited above object when 1/2 mile from my house. I got my spotting glasses and went looking for it 3 min later and it was gone. I then looked all over the sky and about 15 to 20 deg east of the sun I could see hundreds of incomming objects leaving contrails some with dashed lines, lasted only 30 seconds or so some were making arcs in the sky.I called my dad who lives 3 miles west of me and he saw the same things! We watched this for a half an hr. and it is still going on.Friends just came over and were camping in the local mountains and around midnight last night saw a large wht. fire ball moving very fast lasted around 30 sec.