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Occurred : 11/23/2012 19:20 (Entered as : 11/23/12 19:20)
Reported: 11/23/2012 5:04:52 PM 17:04
Posted: 12/20/2012
Location: Garden City, SC
Shape: Fireball
Duration:1 minute
Orange ball of light in Garden City, SC heading NE

1 Ball of fire entering field of view at the horizon heading NE. Limited perspective limited estimation of speed. Best guess would be 150-200 knots. Heading NE parallel to coast. Description is flickering ball of fire, no trail, no sound. No altitude deviation after it leveled off. I think I saw an arced trajectory initially coming from either the beach area, or within a mile of the coast off Garden city, SC.

The observation lasted about one minute and I believe died from lack of illumination rather than from distance.

MYR tower was called, but they observed nothing. was consulted, but there were no IFR flights in that vicinity reported.

I believe the light source died before it reached as far NE as Myrtle Beach.