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

National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 6/27/2006 02:00 (Entered as : 6-27-06 02:00)
Reported: 7/2/2006 1:37:18 AM 01:37
Posted: 7/16/2006
Location: Portland, OR
Shape: Disk
Duration: 5 to 6 secs
Characteristics: The object left a trail, There was an aura or haze around the object
brght blue flashing disc

I work for the railroad and was riding a railcar into a clear track when i noticed a blue light out of the corner of my eye. The object I saw was a bright blue disc traveling from north to south at a low rate of speed.I immediatley stopped the movement of my train.The object then became a brighter shade of blue and began accelarating leaving a short white trail it then flashed brilliantly and seemed to flash out of existence.I know from a lifetime of working nights that I did not see a meteorite it was clearly a blue disc flying on a crystal clear night.The whole experience lasted 4 to 5 seconds.