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Occurred : 4/3/2013 23:15 (Entered as : 4/3/13 23:15)
Reported: 4/3/2013 8:59:29 PM 20:59
Posted: 5/15/2013
Location: Lancaster, NY
Shape: Sphere
Duration:2-2:30
Reddish in color. Seen looking eastward. Object appeared to rise up from behind a distant line of trees, hovered shakily in the sky for maybe 2 minutes in the same spot, then appeared to move rather quickly off towards the east/northeast, getting smaller and eventually disappearing into the dark. There were 4 planes in view while this occured so it definitely was not an airplane. At first as it rose up, it looked like an illuminated hot air balloon.