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York, ME

Sighted on Monday 27. August 2012
Reported on
Shape: Fireball | Duration: 10 seconds
Source:

Shooting star quickly decends before stopping and hovering briefly after turning green and traveling horizontally before disappearingI was swinging on the York Middle School swings, I believe facing east. I was looking at the sky, the stars looking remarkably dim, when I saw what I percieved to be a shooting star flash across the sky, hover briefly, then flare a bright green color and traveled horizontally before disappearing. My phone ironically lost battery moments before the sighting.

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