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Occurred : 9/7/2002 22:23 (Entered as : 09/07/02 22:23)
Reported: 9/8/2002 2:26:21 PM 14:26
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Tulsa, OK
Shape: Flash
Duration:5-7 seconds
Shimmering bluish/green flash in the southeastern sky

At approx. 10:23 p.m. on 9/7/02 there was a bright white flash of light. Then a 'streak' of shimmering bluish/green light, reminiscient of fireworks, that was from my perspective the width of my thumb (1/2 inch). The streak lasted approx. 2 seconds then 'pooled' into a yellowish/red light and winked out. I was heading south and this appeared in the southeastern sky approximately 38 degrees up from the horizon. I would say that the flash covered approx. 10-12 degrees of arc in the sky.