|Occurred : 12/22/2015 19:05 (Entered as : 12/22/15 19:05)
Reported: 12/22/2015 7:19:07 PM 19:19
Location: Cedar City, UT
|Odd yellow light came closer and appeared to have a non-plane type movement, pulsed or had lights rotating around it.
I was driving 10 miles west of Cedar City, UT at 7:05 in the evening. Headed west and saw peculiar light in the SW sky. Watched it, because it didn't look like a plane or planet. Developed a tail and thought it was a meteor. But it didn't burn out, it kept going and getting closer.
As it became closer (heading towards east s/e) the tail was lights that revolved around the object or maybe the object seemed to "pulse". The lights were multicolored and the object would disappear for periods. 5-10 seconds at a time. Appeared to be beneath clouds, as I originally thought it might be going behind clouds.
Pulled over and shut off truck to get better look. After disappearing and then reappearing 3-4 times it disappeared for good. It was difficult to follow optically for some reason. Like it was shifting or out of focus.
After I got home I could see no sign of it but another plane was moving in the same direction. Couldn't tell what type of plane that was.
((NUFORC Note: Re-entering space debris. PD))