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Occurred : 9/9/2013 20:15 (Entered as : 09/09/13 20:15)
Reported: 9/9/2013 6:02:03 PM 18:02
Posted: 9/30/2013
Location: Clifton, NJ
Shape: Other
Duration:~1hr+
Luminous line seen in New Jersey sky.

I am unsure if this qualifies as an unidentified "object", however I did see a strange phenomena in the sky. At approximately 8:15pm on 09-09-13 I saw what I can best describe as a luminous line in the night sky. It was as far as I can tell a perfectly straight line, which from my distance must have been extremely long (mile?). It appeared to be virtually motionless despite changing cloud currents near it.

Around 8:45pm it began to fade and slowly became obscured by cloud cover.

At the onset of the event I called my mom who also confirmed seeing it.

I attempted to take a photo of it with my cellphone and digital camera.