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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 1/13/2015 20:06 (Entered as : 01/13/2015 20:06)
Reported: 1/13/2015 7:41:06 PM 19:41
Posted: 1/16/2015
Location: Gila River Indian Reservation, AZ
Shape: Other
Duration: Unknown
Characteristics: There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
Orange lights south of Phoenix near Estrella Mountains

This is my 2nd report of seeing the same orange lights near the Estrella Mountain Range. 2 orange lights appeared near the southern tip of the mountain and then eventually faded away.

Upon driving further I noticed 1 light reappear close to my location. I estimate maybe 2-3 miles distance. Literally like it was turned on. These lights are brilliant orange and have an odd glow. Normally lights at a distances will twinkle as the light wave passes through the atmosphere; these were a perfect solid glow (no twinkle). After getting home I went outside to see if I could see them but my view was obscured by my apartment complex and trees. However I did notice several air craft now in the area.

Since my original sighting in December, I looked up online this phenomenon and apparently it is well documented.

Also I understand the Gila River Indian Tribe has stories regarding these lights going back some time.

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