Photo date: December 28, 2016. Photographer: Mark Mahin
On the left of the photo below we see what looks like a bright fast-speeding orb in front of the Met Life building in New York. The eight-shape is probably two position states of an object moving fast.
There was no fog, mist, rain or precipitation on this night. The air quality listed on airnow.gov was "good." The pollen count listed on pollen.com was "low," with a level of 0.1.