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Occurred : 1/1/2021 20:28 (Entered as : 01/01/21 20:28)
Reported: 1/2/2021 9:11:17 AM 09:11
Posted: 1/19/2021
Location: TAMPA, FL
Shape: Fireball
Duration:1 minute
Large, orange fireball over Tampa, FL at 8:28 p.m. on Jan 1st

From backyard of home, 3 adults and 2 children witnessed fireball type object swiftly moving horizontally, south to north, around 55 degree over the horizon, remaining in view for approximately 1 minute. Object was glowing a bright orange-red color and had no tail. It appeared to be on fire, and not a flickering type of fire, but intensely blazing. We watched object until it went out of view. Video was taken but quality is poor.