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|National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report|
|Occurred : 1/1/2021 00:00 (Entered as : 01/01/21 0:00)
Reported: 12/31/2020 11:47:16 PM 23:47
Location: Riverview, FL
Duration: 1 minute
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
|Round, possibly saucer shaped, with red lights rotating around it.
I noticed a red light approaching that slowly dimmed as it got closer. I thought it was a satellite, as my father and I often go satellite watching. I called him over to take a look at it.
We watched the object make an overhead approach, and as it got closer to the moon overhead, my father noted it was moving awfully fast to be a satellite. It passed in front of the moon, and that was when we saw a round object silhouetted by the moonlight. The object flew straight at a level altitude, headed toward the direction of MacDill AFB. It was round, presumably gray in color (hard to tell as it was midnight/new years), with a red light rotating around it. I'm unsure whether there was one or two red lights moving around it, but I believe there were two red lights rotating around it. It made no noise.
Since it was New Years, my father was slightly drunk. I was not drunk. We both saw the object very clearly. I was on video call with my girlfriend, showing her the fireworks. She did not witness the object, however she did witness our reaction to seeing the object.