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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 9/19/2009 20:00 (Entered as : 9/19/09 8:00)
Reported: 9/20/2009 5:19:53 AM 05:19
Posted: 12/12/2009
Location: Long Branch, NJ
Shape: Light
Duration: 1 minute
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
Bright light in sky pointing down.

Sitting in backyard facing south, all of a sudden a bright ball of light appeard very high and the light lit up the sky from point of origin to the ground in a cone shape, it looked like the object was in space and poked the light into the atmosphere, it then dimed out leaving the area it lit bright until eventually it went dark. I also want to note that Jupiter was east of this object so it was not a planet

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))

((NUFORC Note: Missile launch. PD))