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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 1/9/2005 23:45 (Entered as : 01/09/2005 23:45)
Reported: 1/10/2005 11:00:38 PM 23:00
Posted: 1/11/2005
Location: Orinda, CA
Shape: Fireball
Duration: 2 seconds
Characteristics: The object left a trail, There was an aura or haze around the object
a fireball that moved very quickly in a straight line across the night sky

A large fireball flew across the sky from the Southeast to the Northwest, remarkably large and very bright, going what seemed like 1,000 MPH. It left a trail several times wider than that of a jet.

The night sky was crystal clear, hundreds of stars were visable.