|Occurred : 2/28/2008 15:00 (Entered as : 02-28-08 15:00)
Reported: 2/29/2008 9:16:43 PM 21:16
Location: Reno, NV
|Black Sphere moving silently west against wind currents
Black Sphere object originated in south traveling due north.
The black sphere was traveling about the speed of a turbo prop plane, but silent. Faster than a helicopter, but slower than a jet.
It continued on a calm windless day north, then turned 90 deg. to the west and continued west at the same speed until it just disapeared into the distance. It did not move like a balloon, and traveled the wrong direction for a balloon, prevailing upper winds were heading east.
It left no contrails like a jet much higher at the same time.
I took pictures with a 6M digital camera, and zooming into the picture reveals only a black sphere.
I have no idea what it was.