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Bright light seen streaking across California and Nevada skies

There were numerous reports Tuesday evening of a bright light streaking across the skies in parts of California and Nevada.

People posted videos and photos of the light on social media, with some saying it lasted 10 to 20 seconds. The Los Angeles Police Department said it had not gotten any reports of the lights. A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration could not immediately be reached for comment.

Here are some of the images posted on social media.

Las Vegas




Santa Barbara


Butte County, Northern California

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