Object was noticed to be much brighter and slightly larger than a star. object seen for about 10 minutes, than disappeared for 2 to 3 minutes. it reappeared a few degrees lower and slightly north a few degrees. appearance to naked eye was twinkling like a star with slight colors. with 8x30 binoculars it was spherical with tiny pinpoints of white light (about 30) that varied in intensity. there was a brighter light at 5 o'clock. sometimes the general appearance was shimmering with pale multi colors.