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Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/15/2008 22:00 (Entered as : 07/08 22:00)
Reported: 2/10/2009 3:58:37 PM 15:58
Posted: 3/19/2009
Location: Black Hills, SD
Shape: Unknown
Duration:approx. 15 min
Light seen in the Black Hills

Last Summer, I worked at a Boy Scout camp in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

In the summer time we often have great storms that come through the area. It was at night a storm was approaching from the west, which is standard. Often times the storms put out great lightning shows, so I was outside to enjoy the show.

I noticed a bright light hovering in the distance, and initially thought it was a star. I realized though that it couldn't be a star, because obviously the sky was obscured by the approaching storm.

I observed it for a while, and then saw it move at a high rate of speed towards the North.


((NUFORC Note: Source of report indicates that the date of the incident is approximate. PD))