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Occurred : 4/26/2021 21:25 (Entered as : 04-26-2021 21:25)
Reported: 4/27/2021 7:17:46 PM 19:17
Posted: 5/20/2021
Location: Cleveland, TX
Shape: Oval
Duration:15 seconds
Something astounding in the skies of southeast Texas....

I looked to the northwestern sky at the time/date/location indicated.

I observed a single, very piercingly white light (about the size of the end of a Q-tip cotton swab) sitting motionless well above the horizon.

As I focused on this "object", it quite suddenly became dark & displayed an illuminated, skeletal type structure glowing a soft orange color. A few seconds later, it vanished.... It didn't fly away, IT VANISHED. No sound of any kind was heard coming from what ever this was.

I am 62 & a professionally trained observer. I have been an amateur astronomer most of my life. What I witnessed will disturb me for as long as I live.... Fear of the unknown.