posted on Jul, 6 2018 @ 10:07 AM
DOOM DOOM DOOM, WE'RE ALL GONNA DIE!!!
Just kidding, this happened last September. There's a creek that runs behind our house that leads to the River. We have a couple nice camping spots
where we can fish and not be bothered by other humans. The fish had quit biting, so we went for a moonlight walk on the beach.
When almost back to the campsite, we saw a bright green meteor/comet/fireball/alien spaceship. We see shooting stars quite often and they look like
little dots. This thing looked like a large beach ball with a long tail. It was heading damn near due North and was visible for three to five seconds.
I reported here, www.amsmeteors.org...
but got no reply back.
We are in East Peoria Hellinoiis and fairly close to an airport and military base, so I fully expected to read about the next day in the paper, but
there was nothing. My ole lady said it looked like Haleys comet, but I've never seen that so I have no clue what a comet/meteor looks like. Couple
Was it a meteor?
Do they not show up on radar?
Is there a better place for reports than the place I reported it to?
It was the absolute coolest thing I've seen in the sky. Wish I would have had my phone with me for a pic, but I didn't.(So it obviously never
What's y'alls thoughts? And why the hell did it not get reported by any pilots or radar watchers? It was so bright and big I don't know how it could
have gone unnoticed by everyone but us. It was cool though. Really, really cool!
edit on 6-7-2018 by KawRider9 because: forgot some