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|National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report|
|Occurred : 5/25/2005 19:45 (Entered as : 05/25/2005 19:45)
Reported: 5/25/2005 7:28:50 PM 19:28
Location: South Bend, IN
Duration: 20 minutes
Characteristics: There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
|I witnessed a black shape-shifting black mass in the sky .
At 7:45 ((p.m.)) eastern time I witnessed a black shape-shifting black mass in the sky traveling in a gentle southeast to northwest direction approximately 2 miles south of the indiana/michigan border between Niles, Michigan and South Bend, Indiana.
I watched this phenomenon for at least 20 minutes before it was obscured by moving clouds. I saw several jets go by and the speed of this black shape-shifting mass seemed to be at the same altitude but move very slowly.
I attributed it to some extremely high flying bird formation but it seemed very unusual.
On November 16th 1999, I observed a low flying fireball over New Carlisle, Indiana and you were kind enough to let me know something about it. I still had the email and your address.
I am an amateur sky-watcher and I never seem to have any photography equipment when I see these things.
Has anybody else seen this and is there an explanation?
Thanks in advance for your response .