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Sighting Report
Occurred : 10/1/1991 18:00 (Entered as : 10/01/91 18:00)
Reported: 8/21/2012 3:57:38 PM 15:57
Posted: 9/24/2012
Location: Maryville, TN
Shape: Cigar
Duration:5 minutes
Silver, cigar shaped object north of downtown Maryville, TN in or around 1991

Travelling home with my grandmother through the downtown area of Maryville, TN, I remember looking out of the window near sundown and seeing a silver, cigar shaped object moving through the clouds in a westerly direction. It definitely had a solid form to it and reflected the sunlight slightly with the clouds around having a orangish sunset coloration while the object was silver but did reflect some tinge of the same orangish color. It moved in and out of the clouds very slowly. It is a very distinct memory in my mind. I cannot remember exactly how long it was there but definitely seemed fairly large due to the distance away and was definitely not a blimp to my recollection. I also cannot remember it leaving the area specifically and I do not believe my grandmother spotted it as I cannot remember talking with her specifically about it.


((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the sighting is approximate. PD))