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Sighting Report
Occurred : 6/23/2001 03:00 (Entered as : 06/23/01 3:00 am)
Reported: 6/26/2001 16:02
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Des Moines, IA
Shape: Fireball
Duration:5 - 10 seconds
slow moving green fireball

the object was a vivid green fireball that travelled in a straight line across the sky. the object made no sound but was close enough that individual flames could be observed trailing from the object. the object seemed to be travelling too slowly to be a meteor. no impact was heard