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Occurred : 7/20/2007 14:00 (Entered as : 07/20/07 14:00)
Reported: 7/20/2007 12:02:15 PM 12:02
Posted: 8/7/2007
Location: Lyme, CT
Shape: Sphere
Duration:2 minutes
A steady, hovering object flashing a silver-green light over treetops in daylight.

A few weeks ago my father told me he saw a bright green object he originally thought was a bird. His property has a broad, majestic view of a forested hillside. This “bird” was cruising at a steady pace, very evenly, over the forest, and flashing a silver and green light. Eventually it went down into the trees and disappeared.

I made fun of my father for this UFO. But then today we were eating lunch, overlooking the hillside, and I saw a small, steady, hovering object flashing a silver and green light, just over the treeline about 500 meters away. It was too small and quiet to be a plane or helicopter, too steady and odd to be a toy plane or weather balloon. The only thing I could think of was it could be a surveillance drone like the military uses. But that would (hopefully) be way out of place in Lyme.

The object continued flashing its light—silver-green, silver-green—and hovering in that oddly steady manner, and cruised off in a semi-slow pace until I lost sight of it.