|Occurred : 11/6/2006 19:28 (Entered as : 11/06/06 19:28)
Reported: 11/8/2006 4:37:01 AM 04:37
Location: Texas City, TX
|Glowing ojbect drops below and returns to cloud cover
My wife and I saw a UFO two nights ago while traveling westbound on FM 1764 W. After going over the TX Hwy 3 overpass, the object appeared ~22° to our left and ~41° in the sky.
Estimating the cloud cover to be just under 1000 meters (based on cloud type) and using trigonometry, I estimate that the craft’s location at approximately: Latitude - 29°24'13.23"N Longitude - 94°58'28.31"W Altitude - 967 meters The object was an obtuse, almost spherical, oval-shaped object with a only slightly smaller pod at the ‘top’. The object slowly descended just below the nimbostratus cloud cover, hanging in mid-air for ~9 seconds before steadily ascending back into the clouds. Entire duration of visibility may have been 12 -13 seconds.
The entire object emitted a dull, light-grey glow, with a slight aura surrounding the object. I do not recall any further discernable details.
Conditions: Date - 2006.11.06 Time - 19:28 CST Condition - Cloudy Felt like - 68°F Dew Point - 61°F Humid. - 78% Visib. - 10.0 miles Press. - 29.96 rising Wind - From SE 3mph Moon - 98% visible waning gibbous Sunset – 17:30 CST