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Occurred : 6/20/1997 21:45 (Entered as : 06-20-97 2145mdt)
Reported: 6/20/1997 22:55
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Alamosa (West of), CO
Shape: light
Duration::05min
Summary : Bright silverish-white light 5 degrees above horizon with occasional red flashes, appeared 50 miles North-West of Alamosa

Observed a bright silverish-white light about 5 degrees above the horizon directly over a straight line from US hwy 160. I was about 5 miles west of Alamosa when object was first observed. It appeared to be aprox 50 miles NW of town The light had occasional redish flashes to it. After about 5 minutes and after emerging from behind some trees as I was driving west bound the object was gone.