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Occurred : 2/4/2019 18:30 (Entered as : 02/04/2019 18:30)
Reported: 2/5/2019 6:28:33 AM 06:28
Posted: 2/7/2019
Location: Philipsburg, PA
Shape: Fireball
Duration:15 seconds
Huge orange flash of light from satellite going over .

Went out on the back porch at around 6:30 pm, and looked up to a clear sky. I saw what looked to be a satellite going over and then a huge flash from it. I think it could have been an explosion with an orange color of light.

At first i thought it was a reflection from the sun, but it was too big for that at that far up. The satellite continued across the sky and out of sight.