|Occurred : 4/10/2008 21:45 (Entered as : 04/10/08 21:45)
Reported: 4/10/2008 10:44:46 PM 22:44
Location: Union Gap, WA
|a big star-like like that closed from one side to the other, not reappearing
I went out back for a ciggarette as I often do, looking up at the sky. Immediately after lighting my ciggarette I noticed something unusual, right off the handle of the little dipper. Thinking to myself, is that a big star, a plane ... probably a plane. I began to watch it to see if it moved. However, without moving, it merely 'closed' from my left to right, as if someone holding a flashlight turned away from me. I kept watch for nearly 15 minutes without any other site of this.
Keep in mind, this was little more than twice the size of any other star in the sky.
((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))