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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 11/29/2004 13:05 (Entered as : 11/29/2004 13:05)
Reported: 11/29/2004 10:39:30 AM 10:39
Posted: 12/3/2004
Location: Marlborough, MA
Shape: Chevron
Duration: aprox. 5 min.
At approximately 13:05 I was looking out a window at work, when I spotted a fairly stationary object in the air above our company parking lot, shaped like a chevron or elongated delta form. Iím not sure of the height, but the object would have been hidden by a quarter, placed in front of me at armís length. It seemed to "float," moving slightly back and forth. I immediately thought it was a hawk soaring on thermals, as Iíve seen them in this area before. This lasted about 5 minutes, and then the object moved away from me and was beyond the horizon in just a matter of 3 to 5 seconds, without leaving any type of contrail. Thatís when I realized it wasnít a hawk, nor an airplane, because of the great speed at which it disappeared. Iíve watched high-flying jets and they literally take minutes to travel from directly overhead to the horizon.