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Occurred : 7/21/2000 18:00 (Entered as : 7/21/00 18:00)
Reported: 7/24/2000 10:32
Posted: 3/11/2003
Location: Chula Vista, CA
Shape: Other
Duration:3 min
Black, shaped like a clover, slowly rotating, surrounded by what looked like heat waves.

I was standing out by my pool and looking out over the city towards the ocean. I live some what on a hill. In the distance I noticed a black object coming in my direction, I continued watching the object for a while. At first I thought it was a helicopter, but I did not hear any noise. I continued to watch the object and it appeared to be shaped some what like a three leaf clover, as I was watching it, the object appeared to rotate a quarter of a turn every once in a while it also appeared to have some type of visual disturbance around it, like heat waves or a mirage. I continued to watch it and it started to accend, as it was accending it did not appear like the three leaf clover shape, but rather just a round object. it continued to rise into the sky until I could not percieve it any longer.