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Occurred : 9/13/2013 21:10 (Entered as : 09/13/2013 21:10)
Reported: 9/13/2013 9:41:38 PM 21:41
Posted: 9/30/2013
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Shape: Fireball
Duration:20 seconds
Bright orange firball traveling southeast.

My husband and I were standing outside staring at the airplanes going by in the sky, when out of nowhere a fireball looking object appeared heading towards the southeast.

At first I thought it was an airplane on fire, but it stayed the same elevation and continued to stay the same elevation. We kept watching it and it started to dim a little and the blinked out completely then reappeared and then disappeared again only this time it stayed disappeared. I got the feeling when it was first present to us that it was hurt. Not sure what it was but I have a strong feeling it wasn't an airplane or comet.

Also I forgot to mention that it was at the same elevation as a military fighter jet would be but very big and very bright orange and it flickered like a flame.