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Occurred : 10/17/2006 20:30 (Entered as : 10/17/06 20:30)
Reported: 10/17/2006 9:12:44 PM 21:12
Posted: 10/30/2006
Location: Corinth, MS
Shape: Sphere
Duration: about 1 minute
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, The object changed color, There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
Bright orb with odd flight pattren appears, slows down, changes color, and dissolves in the night sky.

Earlier in the evening, I got a phone call from my parents saying that there was something "weird" in the sky outside their house. I grabbed by digital SLR and drove to their house. The object appeared to be a sattelite and eventually disappeared behind some trees. I couldnt capture the object with my camera. We stayed outside for a while (my mom, dad and myself) talking and observing the sky. Suddenly, a white light with an orb shape came up from behind the trees. It wasnt flying straight like an airplane, it was more sporatic (imagine a gnat flying through the air). It made a sharp turn to the right, and during the turn, the light faded from white to red. I tried to take a picture, but I couldnt get the camera to focus properly. The object seemed to slow down a bit. I lowered my lens, and then the object faded back to white. Then the object seemed to just dissolve in the sky. Afterwards, there was a lot of aircraft activity in the sky. This included a very low flying jet and a low flying single engine plane. (At least that is my observation) It was a very strange experence.