|Occurred : 11/8/2005 17:48 (Entered as : 11/08/05 17:48)
Reported: 11/8/2005 3:02:54 PM 15:02
Location: Newark, DE
|Red-Orange light seen from the University of Delaware campus
While walking back form class this evening, I noticed a bright, red-orange light in the south sky travelling north.
At first I though the light was an airplane, but there were no flashing lights on the craft.
After about two minutes of watching the light, it dimmed to a barely visible white dot and appeared to start travelling toward the east.
It disappeared from my line of sight (some buildings were blocking the way), and I did not make the effort to move and look for it again.
((NUFORC Note: Possible sighting of an aircraft, we suspect. PD))