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Sighting Report
Occurred : 9/3/1972 15:00 (Entered as : 09/03/72 15:00)
Reported: 12/14/2000 19:31
Posted: 12/20/2000
Location: Mayaguez (Puerto Rico), PR
Shape: Oval
Duration:00:05
It came out of nowhere as I stood in the open lot, I just stood there in awe, unable to move, a 12 years old witnessing a once in a li

The object was a large oval shape, 70-80 ft in diameter, mostly lighted with a white strong glow, slightly orange at what seemed to be the bottom. No windows or doors seen. A slow buzz was the only sound it made. It got closer to the ground as I stood by myself staring at this strange object(I was twelve years and five months old then). It descended to about 20 to 25 feet from the ground and radiated heat as it neared the ground, not scorching heat, but you could feel the temperature raise. Suddenly it went straight up to the sky on a perfect straight angle and dissapeared at tremendous speed.