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Occurred : 8/7/2008 21:05 (Entered as : 08/07/08 21:05)
Reported: 8/7/2008 9:23:12 PM 21:23
Posted: 8/12/2008
Location: Chula Vista, CA
Shape: Oval
Duration:1:40
Slow Moving, Oval shaped, very low in the sky, and a very bright white, and it vanished...

I saw a slow-moving, oval shaped, bright white object in the sky. It moved App. NW to SE and it lasted about 1 minute 40 seconds. It moved then it made a sharp left turn then a sharp right blinked red once and vanished.

Also I am a student pilot so i know a airplane when I see one and this was not an airplane


((NUFORC Note: The ISS passed directly above Chula Vista at 20:53 hrs. on the date indicated, traveling from NW to SE. However, it would not have been "low in the sky," except during the early and later part of the event. PD))