|Occurred : 1/28/2007 20:03 (Entered as : 01/28/07 20:03)
Reported: 1/29/2007 10:00:28 AM 10:00
Location: Elkhart, IN
|Random lights at low altitude taking shape of triangle.
I work a part time security position at a local grocery store.
Shortly after 8:00 pm, I stepped outside to have a cigarette. At the time, it was a clear evening. There had been clouds and snow earlier and later in the evening.
I was looking up at the stars when I noticed a formation of what appeared to be a flock of geese at first. The formation was approximately 300 feet off the ground and was passing over a local business that had bright lights illuminating the business.
This formation appeared to be in the form of about 6 to 8 individual lights, however after looking more carefully at it, it seemed to be individual reflections coming from the lights of the business reflecting off the object(s).
As it moved in a southeasterly direction and away from the business lights, the individual reflections diminished in their intensity and the lights (reflections) took the shape of a triangle with two lights centered in the rear. As it moved away, the light reflection diminished to the point I could no longer make out the object.
There was no noise associated with this object as you would have expected with a small aircraft. There were also no blinking lights of any kind which again would indicate an aircraft.