Something in the sky last night

Something in the sky last night

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Ken Smith

Round Lake, IL

#1 Oct 10, 2008
I saw something strange in the sky last night. It appeared to be a flaming object (meteor?). I was driving on I-70 last night about 9:00 passing along Pocahantus when looking over to the north of I-70 when I saw it. Can anyone tell me what it was?

Northridge, CA

#2 Dec 2, 2008
I believe it was the planet Jupiter.
Eva Prestwich

Caldwell, ID

#3 Dec 19, 2008
I saw it too. I was driving home on 1-15 south,at about 6:00 pm. I always look at the sky hopping to see something beautiful and wonderful and I saw it last night. It seem to be a shooting start but then it "exploded" I saw the red, yellow, orange, almost like fire. It did not last but a few fractions of a second. Then it was gone. In the sky all I could see was a tail of "smoke" or "ice' like the one jets leave in the sky. I wish I could know what ir was.

Alton, IL

#4 Dec 19, 2008
it was brad sherman in his underwaer

Fort Pierce, FL

#5 Jan 18, 2009
Ken Smith wrote:
I saw something strange in the sky last night. It appeared to be a flaming object (meteor?). I was driving on I-70 last night about 9:00 passing along Pocahantus when looking over to the north of I-70 when I saw it. Can anyone tell me what it was?
i saw it from my house last night and was wondering what it was also it looked like a meteor but it stayed lit to long so it didnt burn up my dad said it was a plane but planes i no for a fact arent that bright but it was falling extremely fast

Lafayette, CA

#6 May 8, 2009
I was driving north on HWY 101 in northern CA, it was off to the northwest and fallen like a huge "falling star" but big at the base (bowling ball size to the eye) leaving a green and blue trail with a burning red and orange ring around the ball. Definately not a planet, Mars was large last night but this was clearly something breaking through our joke, it was AWESOME!

Denver, CO

#7 Jun 13, 2009
I saw it too, I live in Longmont Colorado, and it was in the western sky. Strange thing was, it changed direction shortly before exploding.
jen machuca

United States

#8 Jul 6, 2009
Just now saw the same exact thing. Headed east on I 70 coming into Idaho springs. Intrigued!

Tallassee, AL

#10 Jul 30, 2009
Guys it was a space shuttle. I heard that it was going to be passing and I brought my boys outside to watch for it. It is orbiting the earth. The first sighting was on Monday and there was another passing last night. It looked like a meteor yes or a very bright and fast moving star, but it was in fact a space shuttle that has been orbiting the earth.

Springfield, IL

#11 Aug 11, 2009
Dano of Aventura Miami

Miami, FL

#12 Sep 29, 2009
My Wife and I saw something in the ski last night Sept. 28, 2009 about 10:30pm. It looked like it was following a Plane. We could see the plane lights blinking. Behind it, We saw a dim faded light. It looked like rounded wings, or a half circle with only seeing the rounded part vaguely in the dark sky. We looked at it for about 20 seconds and wanted a clearer view and ran to the front yard, to realize it was gone. I have never seen anything like this before, but have seen other objects in the sky in the past.
Brittany in Orem

Salt Lake City, UT

#13 Nov 17, 2009
did anyone see that? little after midnight in orem, sky went bright blue like it turned day and then the light shot off like a rocket....
Mr Tommy

Reno, NV

#14 Nov 18, 2009
I was driving north on Hwy 95 about 45 minutes north of Las Vegas (last night, Nov 17, 2009). At about 9:30ish the sky lit up like daylight, and flicker once. It was like DAYLIGHT! I was on the phone talking to a driver who was eastbound on I-80 near the intersection of Hwy 95 and I-80 (Trinity Junction). We both yelled out loud, "Holy %#@$, did you see THAT?". He actually saw a fireball streak across the sky and seemingly disappear behind the mountains, then the HUGE flash occurred. Sounds like a meteor might have made it to the ground, or darned close TO it. As the evening progressed and I heard from more drivers (we're all truck drivers here), many more guys had seen this thing, and from all over the western US. Whatever it was, it was BIG!

Leitchfield, KY

#15 Dec 6, 2009
I seen something too last night about 9pm to 10pm it was blue and red lights i counld not tell what it was i only a pair of bionaclers. i am in kentuckey if anyone has any info could you please e mail me at [email protected]

Schenectady, NY

#16 Dec 12, 2009
i just saw it too i was heading south on i87 and a something come acroos the sky and head down extremly fastit was white in the front with green flames in the back
white boy

Klawock, AK

#17 Jan 11, 2010
we got it
white boy

Klawock, AK

#18 Jan 11, 2010
it hit in thew watter out side of craig alaska
white boy

Klawock, AK

#19 Jan 11, 2010
key the
Rachel the Confused


#20 Feb 4, 2010
My granny said it was a dark object the size of a car???

Lake In The Hills, IL

#21 Apr 15, 2010
I was sitting outside my home in Cabery, IL and at a little after ten p.m. I saw a fireball coming down. My boyfriend, who had also witnessed it, believed he heard it hit in the distance. It looked so close - nothing like I've ever seen before.

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