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Occurred : 8/19/2016 22:00 (Entered as : 8/19/2016 22:00)
Reported: 10/12/2016 12:44:02 PM 12:44
Posted: 10/13/2016
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Shape: Changing
Duration:2 minutes
Bright planet shaped white light that travelled in the night sky that went out replaced with a much smaller red light a short distance.

Looked to the sky to observe possible meteor shower sighting. Observed a larger bright light I assumed was a planet in the southwest sky. Many smaller stars were visible which surprised me since I live in the city. The light then proceeded to move in a southeast diagonal direction. It stopped and the light went completely out. To the left of where the light went out a smaller red light appeared. It did not blink. I watched that for a while and then it went out. I was thinking to myself that I wished I had gone in the house to beckon my husband outside but I knew it would be gone by then so I stayed put.


((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the sighting is approximate. PD))