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Occurred : 8/13/2008 14:15 (Entered as : 08/13/08 14:15)
Reported: 8/13/2008 12:54:57 PM 12:54
Posted: 10/31/2008
Location: Springfield, IL
Shape: Cylinder
Duration:2 seconds
Object was hovering just below the clouds for about two seconds. Then the object just shot up in the air. Object was white, but looked silver when the sun hit it.

Object flew away when F-16s from the local airport were about ready to fly by it.