|Occurred : 10/1/2016 20:35 (Entered as : 10/01/16 20:35)
Reported: 10/1/2016 9:15:54 PM 21:15
Location: San Jose, CA
|Bright greenish orb with reddish tail fell at 45 degree angle over West San Jose.
We were driving South on 880 (Nimitz Freeway) and we saw a large bright greenish circle with a tail--sort of tear-drop shaped-- with a bright reddish back edge falling at a 45 degree angle from left to right towards the ground in West San Jose. We were South of the San Jose Airport's usual landing pattern and this object appeared to fall/descend too quickly to be a safe conventional aircraft landing.
((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))