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Occurred : 12/18/2012 16:25 (Entered as : 12/18/12 16:25)
Reported: 12/19/2012 10:37:09 PM 22:37
Posted: 12/20/2012
Location: Playa del Rey, CA
Shape: Disk
Duration:1-3 seconds
BRIGHT Silver Sphere appears in sky 1-3 seconds and disappears into clouds over LOS ANGELES AREA

Was driving west on IMPERIAL HWY, TOWARDS Dockweiler State Beach. WAS AT A STOP LIGHT SO THE PASSENGER AND I WERE LOOKING LEVEL OF A STREET SIGNAL LIGHT. ( THUS WE BOTH HAD OUR EYE IN THE GENERAL DIRECTION.

IT WAS SUNNY OUT, MILD CLOUDS IN THE SKY. (NIMBO STRATUS THIN CUMULUS CLOUD LEVEL (5-6000 ft sky level) 2-3,000 meters high very low level in the distance) The OBJECT appeared for approximate 1-3 seconds., QUICKLY moved in a VERTICAL motion DOWN THEN DISAPPEARED UP behind into the clouds.

THE OBJECT WAS ROUND/ DISC / BALL SHAPED, VERY SHINY SILVER-ISH, BRIGHT CATCHING OUR ATTENTION SUDDENLY IN THE DAY LIGHT.

My passenger described the same sighting before I could discuss what exactly I saw.

THE OBJECT FROM THE DISTANCE YET AT A LOW LEVEL APPEARED TO BE SLIGHTLY BIGGER THAN A STAR VERY BRIGHT