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Occurred : 10/9/2000 18:45 (Entered as : 10/09/00 18:45)
Reported: 10/17/2000 20:35
Posted: 12/2/2000
Location: Border, WY
Shape: Teardrop
Duration: 5 to 8 minutes
Characteristics: The object emitted other objects, There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
We saw a big, bright, white teardrop that seemed to rotate/shift its light and a second object seemed to split from this one.

My husband and I were driving west on I-80 from Nebraska into Wyoming at sunset. We saw a number of vapor trails from planes in the sky in front of us, but there was one large bright white light that didn't seem to have a trail -- or had a very small one, making it a bit teardrop-shaped, with the thin part of the drop to the left of the main light. A bit like:
((NUFORC Note: Please see other sighting reports of a red light for this date for several locations in the U. S.. PD))