Report Indexes : by Event Date  by Location  by Shape  by Posting Date

National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 10/3/2000 02:15 (Entered as : 10/03/00 2:15)
Reported: 10/2/2000 03:37
Posted: 12/2/2000
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Shape: Disk
Duration: 15 mins
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, There was an aura or haze around the object, The object emitted beams, The object changed color
saucer shaped craft that hovered before shooting up into space.

It was spinning at about 30 to 45 seconds per turn. A red light would go around at the afore mentioned time. It was located at N NE of the location I spotted and moved west very quickly but only short distances and hovered for about 20 mins. before shooting upward at a very high speed. Abright light shone down from tthe craft for about 15-20 seconds. I could plainly see it was shaped like a disk and that it rotated constantly.

((NUFORC Note: No other reports from this area. PD))