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Occurred : 8/18/2012 22:00 (Entered as : 08/18/2012 22:00)
Reported: 8/28/2012 10:46:40 AM 10:46
Posted: 9/24/2012
Location: Elmhurst, IL
Shape: Cylinder
Duration:1-2 minutes
Bright orange cylinder with four bright flames in middle. Unmanned. Very quiet. Traveling east to west.

Bright orange cylinder heading east to west. Cylinder shape such as a large lampshade with four bright flames in center. No gondola for passengers. Appeared to be unmanned. About the same altitude that a helipcopter would be traveling. As it passed by, object made a "whooshing" sound. Moved at a moderate pace.