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Occurred : 8/2/2008 17:53 (Entered as : 08/03/08 17:53)
Reported: 8/3/2008 10:25:23 AM 10:25
Posted: 8/12/2008
Location: Schenectady, NY
Shape: Light
Duration:30 seconds
Bright Light over Schenectady.

On Saturday, August 2nd, at approximately 9:53 PM I saw what appeared to be a VERY bright light moving across the sky. It was a bright, white light that was moving in a east/southeast direction. About 2/3rds of the way across the sky, it STOPPED, did what I would describe as a "reverse S ", then it stopped again. It remained in one spot for about 15 seconds, becoming dimmer and dimmer. When it was almost totally dim... It "winked" in a southerly direction. When I say "winked", it looked like a tiny streak for a split second.Total elapsed time was about 30 seconds.


((NUFORC Note: We have amended the date above to reflect August 02, 2008. PD))