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Occurred : 4/18/2011 19:30 (Entered as : 04/18/11 19:30)
Reported: 4/19/2011 6:28:20 AM 06:28
Posted: 5/2/2011
Location: Limassol (Cyprus),
Shape: Fireball
Duration:5'
reddish ball in the sky north of Limassol, Cyprus

I saw a small distant ball of yellow-orange light north of the city of Limassol, Cyprus. At the beginning it was looking like a distant plane in the night sky but suddenly it stopped. Then after being stable in the sky for about 2 minutes, it turned to reddish and started flying faster than a passenger plane towards north-west. Then disappeared into the hazy sky while flying northwest. Note that it passed next to a flying plane.