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Occurred : 5/17/2009 09:57 (Entered as : 05/17/09 09:57)
Reported: 5/23/2009 8:45:06 AM 08:45
Posted: 6/9/2009
Location: Oakland, CA
Shape: Light
Duration:5 minutes
Clear blue sky on Sunday morning. Very bright light at high altitude, probably about 6x brighter than Venus, but not larger than a very bright star, moving slightly faster than satellite pace. First spotted almost directly overhead, moved east at steady pace for 5 minutes, no exhaust trail or reflective variations in brightness.