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Occurred : 1/6/2011 06:43 (Entered as : 1/6/2011 6:43)
Reported: 1/6/2012 3:58:08 PM 15:58
Posted: 1/12/2012
Location: Dayton, VA
Shape: Other
Duration:15 seconds
spotted a large meteor heading west

6:43 Eastern Standard Time Location Dayton VA, 22821 Located an object which looked like a moving star heading west. The object could not have been a satellite because it was moving in a tangentially in respect to the earth. The path lasted about 15 seconds, then dissapeared approximately 20-25 degrees above the western horizon. (Probably due to lack of sun's light reflection