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Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/7/2009 22:00 (Entered as : 08/07/09 22:00)
Reported: 8/7/2009 8:02:19 PM 20:02
Posted: 8/27/2009
Location: Detroit, MI
Shape: Fireball
Duration:4-5 Minutes
The bright fire red object moved from West to Northeast for a duration of 4-5 minutes. First thought it was a helicopter but it was FAR above the clouds. Checked a weather station and the cloud ceiling was at 12,000. Planes from the Detriot airport were visible on take-off and approach. Object moved slowly across sky and grew dim and was gone.