The “strange lights” over northern California are likely space junk
A strange sight lit up the sky on Friday evening.
The video was shared with FOX 2’s San Francisco shows Strange Lights Parade It slowly emerges across the sky.
one video, Syndicated with KTVU From above Vallejo, this phenomenon is clearly visible.
Posted on Twitter. The caption says it was spotted around 9:30 p.m
Narrator of the video Posted by @ Tnez111“Dude,” he simply says in amazement. Not much more can be said.
Another video, from about 25 miles northeast of Vacaville, shows four distinct asteroids or comet-like shapes. wandering in the night sky.
This was the video Posted by @KalzYoung at 9:46 p.m
One person who shared the video said they saw the lights heading southeast of San Ramon at 9:30 p.m. and lasted about 40 seconds until they were no longer visible.
According to the famous astronomer, Jonathan McDowell, The lights that many people saw Maybe it was space junk.
in a tweetMcDowell said the space junk was most likely object 45265, which has been orbiting Earth as junk for the past three years.