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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 9/6/2011 19:45 (Entered as : 09/06/11 19:45)
Reported: 9/7/2011 1:01:14 AM 01:01
Posted: 10/10/2011
Location: Wichita, KS
Shape: Light
Duration: 30 seconds
Characteristics: The object changed color
Dim slow moving ball of light suddenly very bright white turning 90 and shooting straight up.

A dim ball of light appeared in the blue sky. I thought it was a shooting star. Was moving relatively slow. It was traveling southwest. It suddenly got really bright white, picked up speed and shot upward in a 90 direction out of sight.

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))