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Occurred : 12/26/2013 18:21 (Entered as : 12/26/13 18:21)
Reported: 12/26/2013 7:33:23 PM 19:33
Posted: 1/10/2014
Location: Anchorage, AK
Shape: Unknown
Duration:5 minutes
Orange light in sky approaching from southeast. Steady trajectory

December 26, 2013, 1821 local time, Anchorage, AK. Orange object approaching from southeast, no sound, brightness similar to venus at its brightest. Orange disappeared just before passing over south anchorage. Very dim white light continued on same trajectory. Looked like satellite on fire maybe, then orange light extinguished. Watched for five minutes during which time it moved about 10 degrees rising over Anchorage (75 degrees altitude to 85 degrees altitude).

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))