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Occurred : 4/18/2015 20:45 (Entered as : 04/18/15 20:45)
Reported: 4/18/2015 1:08:18 PM 13:08
Posted: 4/23/2015
Location: Bornheim (Germany),
Shape: Fireball
Duration:3 minutes
Very slow moving, glowing, circular object at an extreme distance.

I saw what I thought was an airplane traveling in the direction from Bonn, Germany, toward Aachen, Germany. I did a double-take when I noticed that the object looked bright like the sun glowing gold.

I ran and got my 30x optical zoom camera and took a few shots, as well as a short video. It was around sunset and had thought, this could just be a strange reflection from the plane which happens all the time. It just seemed very bright.

What appear to be con-trails just seem a bit unusual as well.