|Occurred : 11/9/1965 17:45 (Entered as : 11/1965 17:45)
Reported: 2/16/2009 11:25:24 PM 23:25
Location: Old Saybrook, CT
|Cluster of red lights hovering at low altitude without sound during Great Northeast Black-out
During the Northeast Blackout I was outside looking toward the WSW (41.29 N - 72.36 W) and observed a cluster of red lights slowly moving Eastward and before coming abreast of my location (Cornfield Point) they went into a hover mode.
Estimated distance to lights was 500+/- yards and approx 30 degrees elevation. There was NO SOUND and no definitive shape other than a cluster of lights. They hovered for approximately 2 minutes, then abruptly ascended up and out of sight in the blink of an eye.
((NUFORC Note: Blackout occurred on November 09, 1965. We have amended the date above. PD))