|Occurred : 8/7/2010 19:15 (Entered as : 08/07/10 19:15)
Reported: 8/7/2010 11:18:28 PM 23:18
Location: Surprise, AZ
|Large Orb Above White Tank Mountain Range
I was standing on my back patio which faces west towards the White Tank mountain range and noticed a bright amber orb just above a peak on the mountain range.
It was stationary and seemed to brighten quickly at times.
I thought it might be a star, it was brighter and bigger than any other star visible in the sky.
I went back inside the house for about 20min and returned to the patio to view it again and it was gone.
I looked higher in the sky to see if it had changed position like a star (due to earth's rotation), but did not see anything that looked similar in size or brightness.