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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 12/8/2006 19:30 (Entered as : 12/08/06 19:30)
Reported: 12/12/2006 11:55:48 AM 11:55
Posted: 12/14/2006
Location: Ottawa, IL
Shape: Fireball
Duration: 5 seconds
Characteristics: The object left a trail, There was an aura or haze around the object
Driving west along Interstate 80, outside (west) of LaSalle/Peru, IL. Saw round green light object with a trail of light behind to the south, moving rather fast, for about 5 seconds, over farmland.

Disappeared rather quickly.

Couldn't tell how far away the object was, perhaps 1/2 mile.

((NUFORC Note: Possible meteor?? PD))