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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 9/11/2019 21:15 (Entered as : 09/11/2019 21:15)
Reported: 9/12/2019 2:44:17 PM 14:44
Posted: 9/19/2019
Location: Matador, TX
Shape: Triangle
Duration: 45 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, The object emitted beams
So I witnessed something last night that I canít explain. And even got laughed at when I told a few friends about it.

Last night I driving west out in the middle of no where Texas and I saw a light in the sky. At first I thought it may be a plane flying with its landing lights on far in the distance. Because it looked like a central light. As I got closer I thought no itís a helicopter. And it seemed to move side to side.

Anyway I came into the town, Matador, Texas, and pulled off the side of the road at a fast station. And walked inside. The light was just southeast of town hovering about 600 to a thousand feet up. And it was BRIGHT.

I went inside and asked if their was a tower there or a helicopter field close by, but I couldnít hear anything. No chopper sounds. She said no and came outside and said she didnít know what it is.

Another car with two ladies also stopped and at first thought. It was possibly the water tower (itís not). Then they drove closer they came back and said they thought maybe it was a helicopter, but wasnít sure. Because once again no sound and that the light was hovering over ranchland southeast of town.

I witnessed the light for roughly 48 minutes before my work clock demanded I get back on the road. And snapped a few pictures with my phone.

There was cloud cover so it wasnít a star or satellite. It was airborne for to long to be a normal drone and was to silent to be a helicopter.

While watching it a light shined down from whatever it was about 6 times in that 48 minutes I observed it.

In the pictures. There were two other lights that couldnít be seen due to the central light being so bright. But they showed on the photograph. Iíve been driving a truck since 2003 and was a scout in the army. Iíve observed a lot of flying objects late at night that are identifiable. This one I couldnít.

Iíve reached out to a local aerial weather group that does fly large drones in that area to see if it was maybe one of theirs or if they might know something. But this one for now has me puzzled. And when looking at the photos this thing was quite large.