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Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/5/2008 22:45 (Entered as : 07/05/08 22:45)
Reported: 7/6/2008 12:11:39 AM 00:11
Posted: 8/12/2008
Location: Burton, MI
Shape: Fireball
Duration:15 minutes
Fireball flies in the sky

At about 10:45pm on Saturday July 5th at the corner of Atherton and Center roads we saw a ball of fire with a glow around it about 100 to 200 yards above us not moving. It then slowly drifted east then shifted quickly southwest. It stopped for a minute then quickly rose up into the atmosphere until it looked like a bright star. It then started moving North until it disappeared as it approached the Big Dipper.