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Sighting Report
Occurred : 12/31/1994 18:32
Reported: 1/6/1995 10:50
Posted: 2/11/2003
Location: Gig Harbor, WA
Shape:
Duration:12 min.
Father and daughter, both amateur astronomers, witness a strange red light in southerly sky as they are driving to nearby promontory to set up 8" telescope. Together w/ three other witnesses, observe red, circular disc which appears imbedded in red, or pink "cloud " of light. It is observed to shoot out much smaller objects, which depart "like shooting stars." Object turned blue or white, ascended at 40-45% angle, and streaked off.