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Occurred : 8/8/2016 20:12 (Entered as : 08/08/2016 20:12)
Reported: 8/9/2016 4:44:20 PM 16:44
Posted: 8/16/2016
Location: Sandy (suburb of SLC), UT
Shape: Cigar
Duration:~5-6 minutes
Cigar-shaped object hovering over mountains East of Sandy, UT

My friend & I witnessed a white, cigar-shaped object that hovered over the high Wasatch mountains east of Sandy, UT. It hovered, motionless, then moved (slowly) north. It stopped & started, moving slowly, before appearing to drop behind the mountains (into what is a wilderness area). No sound. No wings. No lights (even though at the brink of night). Not moving--until it did. When it turned, the setting sun glinted, briefly, off the object. From our vantage point, the object was about the size of a very large grain of rice.