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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/19/2008 22:15 (Entered as : 07/19/08 22:15)
Reported: 7/19/2008 7:46:11 PM 19:46
Posted: 8/12/2008
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Shape: Light
Duration: ~ 1 min
Close bright light travelled across a south to north-northeast flight path

On my back porch on a humid night. Notice a bright light moving too fast for civilian aircraft, and much too close and bright on the horizon to be a satellite. Object was traveled almost SW-N - NE in a straight path. No sound or typical blinking lights associated with aircraft were observed. This was a very hazy night out. Could hardly see constellations other than ursa major. This light looked much too close to be a satellite.