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Occurred : 10/11/1999 21:00 (Entered as : 10/11/99 21:00)
Reported: 10/12/1999 15:29
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Winnemucca, NV
Shape: Cigar
Duration:seconds
oblong, extremely large and bright object in sky, going behind mountains. Object much larger than a meteorite.

coming from Reno, encountered a huge florescent green, almost transparent, bright object, traveling in an arc path to the east. The event happined at 9:00 pm, 15 miles outside of Winnemucca. The object was so large, we wondered if Winnemucca still existed.The object lit up the whole sky over Winnemucca and then disappeared behind the mountains.