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Occurred : 7/31/2002 09:45 (Entered as : 07/31/02 9:45)
Reported: 7/31/2002 11:07:19 PM 23:07
Posted: 8/16/2002
Location: Corpus Christi, TX
Shape: Fireball
Duration: seconds
Characteristics: The object left a trail, There was an aura or haze around the object, The object emitted other objects, The object changed color
small but very bright light

The event happened on padre island beach, my girlfriend and I sat together on back of my truck facing the waves and suddenly up in the sky a very small light over head got very bright then dissappeared. The light was yellow, and white, and it had a tail of white light as if it was in motion. Also the light appeared directly above us and changed from yellow to white as it got bright then dissappeared.

((NUFORC Note: We presume a nighttime sighting; we have amended the time. No Iridium satellite flashes were visible for this date, according to . PD))