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Occurred : 7/19/2003 16:00 (Entered as : 07/19/03 4:00PM)
Reported: 7/19/2003 2:44:51 PM 14:44
Posted: 7/23/2003
Location: Batavia, IL
Shape: Circle
Duration:20MIN
SMALL HOVERING OBJECT OVER THE ERSTEN SKY OF CHICAGO

I WAS LOOKING AT A PLANE IN THE ESTERN SKY WHEN A SAW A SMALL SILVER OBJECT THAT I THOUGHT WAS A LARGE BALOON IT WAS MOVIN SLOWLEY ACROSS THE SKY I TOLD MY WIFE SISTER AND NANNA TO LOOK AT IT THY THOUGHT IT WAS A PLANE BUT THE IT STOPED AND STAYED IN THE SAME PLASE FOR AT LEAST 15 MINUTES. IT WAS VER SMALL BUT IT DEFFINATELY WASNT A PLANE OR BALOON BECOUSE IT DIDNT MOVE AND I KNOW IT WASNT A HELLOCOPTER. I TOOK SEVERAL DIGITAL PICTURES BUT I COULDNT SEE IF I WAS GETTING A GOOD SHOT EVEN WITH 8X OPTICAL LENZE BECOUSE OF ITS SIZE AN THE BLU SKY.