|Occurred : 2/12/2010 20:30 (Entered as : 02/12/10 20:30)
Reported: 2/17/2010 10:28:33 PM 22:28
Location: Yakima, WA
|bright ball of light heading north very fast
I was at my computer, which has a window behind it, facing north. I had an overhead light on, and the only lights I can normally see are a few house lights on either side, and about the middle of my monitor.
I was typing when all the sudden, a bright streak of bluish/whitish light caught my eye, ABOVE my monitor, and heading north. From my position, it was about the size of a pencil eraser; maybe slightly larger.
I had time to stand up and look at it, then I went out on the back porch, which is on the north side of the house, to see if I could see it anymore, but it was gone.
My 1st thought was that it was a meteor, but it would have had to be huge to be bright enough for me to see, since my overhead light was on.