Location of Sighting: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Date of Sighting: July 9, 2016
Time of Sighting: 11:30 PM EDT
Description: At the same time I saw from Windsor something that looked similar. To the west I saw what looked like a large very slow comet with a tail. The tail shrunk until the whole thing disappeared. Just ahead of that in the sky was a bright white star. It then grew into (or this sighting blocked it) what looked similar to the “comet”. But this was a hazy oval shape with a dimmer replica above it as if it was a reflection. That then disappeared as well.
More Comments From Witness: That is what I wondered, but it disappeared for a few seconds before reappearing as two oval lights almost identical in size and shape. I don’t know how they look if they explode so could be, but I had never seen anything like it. It will be interesting to see if it was a meteor.
Note: The witness is commenting on a similar sighting in the area in nearby Potterville, Michigan. A check of meteor sighting reports from the American Meteor Society showed no activity on July 9, 2016. Of course there could have been sightings that were not reported.Note to Commenters: If you are reporting a sighting, be sure to include the location (city, state, country), date and time of your sighting. Be detailed in your description. You may also use our report form to report your sighting. Comments will be published if they are in "good taste" and not inflammatory.