|Occurred : 1/4/2001 06:00 (Entered as : 01/04/01 0600)
Reported: 1/5/2001 17:15
Location: Beeville, TX
|A star turned very bright and then fade away in the southern early mourning sky.
At 6 am in the southern sky about 30 degrees up one of the stars seemed to suddenly glow very bright and then slowly fade away to nothing. The whole event took about 5 to 10 seconds.
((NUFORC Note: We suspect the witness may have observed the flare of an Iridium satellite. PD))