|Occurred : 5/17/2011 01:30 (Entered as : 05/17/11 1:30)
Reported: 5/16/2011 11:51:40 PM 23:51
Location: Sioux City, IA
Duration:15 seconds (approx.)
|Was outside late at night in a slightly drizziling rain when i caught sight of a triangulare object in the sky.
It was sprinkling out and I was on my annual nightly walk around the block when I felt as if there was static electricity making the hair on my head stand on end. Having heard that this is a indication that you might possibly be struck by lighting, I looked up in the sky out of fear. There about 10 o’clock from my position I saw what appeared to me at first to be street lights.
Upon closer examination I realized that the figure was to far away to be streetlights and it appeared to be drifting lazily toward the twelve O’ Clock position. It was a pizza shaped outline in the clouds with about 8 spheres of light lining its shape evenly.
This shape continued to drift for about 5 seconds more in complete silence and abruptly was enveloped in the clouds. The light spheres lining the shape were eventually enveloped in the clouds and I lost sight of it at which point the static electricity feeling left me.
I stood around dumbstruck for about 15 more minutes before I realized that it wasn’t coming back and headed on my way back to home.