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Occurred : 9/1/2003 20:30 (Entered as : 090103 20:30)
Reported: 9/3/2003 2:47:30 PM 14:47
Posted: 9/4/2003
Location: Seattle (Alkii Beach), WA
Shape: Light
Duration:2-5 sec.
Bright light flashed and moved up(vertical)

I was sitting on a bench at Alki Beach around 20;30 on September 1st. It was just about to get dark. I looked up to the stars and suddenly one got very bright and then it seemed to move up (vertical). I looked around but no one else seemed to notice it.

((NUFORC Note: Iridium "flare" visible from this location at 20:27 hrs.. PD))