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Occurred : 8/12/2017 21:00 (Entered as : 08/12/17 21:00)
Reported: 8/13/2017 7:48:16 AM 07:48
Posted: 8/17/2017
Location: Mayfield Hts, OH
Shape: Changing
Duration:4:00
Bright slow moving orange light over Mayfield Hts.

Saw this bright orange light traveling from NW to SE, moving very slowly. It wasn't a plane, no flashing lights or beacons.

Thought it might be one of those fire floating lanterns, but it was too big for that. After a minute of viewing it was almost overhead and the brightness of the object would waver, gradually getting smaller and less bright.

Could not make out a defined shape. After a few minutes viewing it passed into a cloud, probably around an altitude of 5000-7000 feet (I know cloud formations, relative heights). A mystery.


((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))