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Occurred : 2/26/2003 03:43 (Entered as : 2/26/03 3:43am)
Reported: 2/26/2003 6:30:10 AM 06:30
Posted: 3/11/2003
Location: Antioch, CA
Shape: Fireball
Duration: 5 minutes
Characteristics: There was an aura or haze around the object, The object emitted other objects, There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
Fireball like object, dropping something then disappearing

The object was a solid round orange fire like ball it moved across the sky in a strait line it didn't blink nor flash any lights but stayed a solid glowing orange. Something expelled from the bottom of the light like a flare toward the earth and disappeared. The object itself then began to flicker the orange light diappearing and reappearing until finally it was all togeather gone. I've sighted this twice now within the space of a week.