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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 1/23/2005 12:00 (Entered as : 01/23/2005 12:00)
Reported: 1/23/2005 11:52:30 AM 11:52
Posted: 1/27/2005
Location: Chicago, IL
Shape: Other
Duration: 45 minutes
Characteristics: The object changed color
I saw something strange in the sky today. I was facing north in chicago next to the lake. A bright object which you would think was a star, only quite a bit brighter appeared in the western sky, about 11 o'clock traveling east. I thought it was a satelite -- but there was something strange about it. Traveling behind the bright light were two vertical lines, placed equidistant that were pulsing together, visible, then not visible. so it looked like this: | | * (direction of travel ->)