|Occurred : 3/16/2012 20:30 (Entered as : 03/16/12 20:30)
Reported: 3/16/2012 7:13:10 PM 19:13
Location: Albion, WI
Duration:App. 1 min.
|Small, slow-moving white point that faded in and out very slowly
At approximately 8:30 PM, I sighted a small white light heading SE from the North. It would become very bright for four seconds, then fade away into blackness; it would disappear for around five seconds, then fade back into brightness; each time it would get dimmer, until it was no longer visible. No additional or flashing lights were observed on the object. It was moving at a similar rate as to a satellite in orbit. Suspected to be space debris spinning in orbit and catching the glare from the sun.