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Occurred : 10/18/2004 18:00 (Entered as : 10/18/2004 18:00)
Reported: 10/18/2004 10:03:36 PM 22:03
Posted: 10/27/2004
Location: Portland, ME
Shape: Other
Duration:15 min.
fireball figure in the sky.moved from one end to another.has been seen in korea and china before.

the 'ufo' was like a small fireball with a tail of fire.it was moving accross the sky and within a few min. was not visible to us.

http://www.qtm.net/~geibdan/a1998/korea/korea.html exactly the same as the first picture on the web sight above.

((NUFORC Note: We spoke with the witnesses to this event, and they insisted that the object they witnesses was not a contrail behind a high-altitude jet. One of the witnesses had worked for an overseas airline, and insisted that had the object been a contrail, she would have been able to identify it easily. PD))