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Occurred : 10/6/2011 20:55 (Entered as : 100611 20:55)
Reported: 10/6/2011 8:24:56 PM 20:24
Posted: 10/10/2011
Location: Flowery Branch, GA
Shape: Circle
Duration:2 minutes
A quiet red ball flying overhead at moderate speed over North East Georgia

I first saw this flying object for the first time when my wife told me to look up as it was just overhead. My first thought was it was a hot air balloon. I thought I saw fire under it but it was too dark for a hot air balloon.

It was moving quickly as I got my cell phone out to take a picture of it. I got one picture before it went into the trees. It was larger than a star and was moving southwest. It looked like it was on fire and streaking.

I watched it for a total of 2 minutes. This sighting took place October 6, 2011 at 8:55 EST.