NUFORC Home

Report Indexes : by Event Date  by Location  by Shape  by Posting Date

National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/1/2021 04:54 (Entered as : 110121 04:54)
Reported: 11/1/2021 6:20:11 AM 06:20
Posted: 11/15/2021
Location: Ione, WA
Shape: Light
Duration: 1.5 seconds
Characteristics: The object left a trail
I was trying to observe the elongation of Polaris by looking at the handle of the big dipper. A bright light flew overhead at high speed, silent over my location. It traveled NW (at an approximate azimuth of 35-40 degrees from true north. Possibly a meteor. A few minutes later I looked in the same general direction to try and pinpoint the track of the first object and I saw a bright flash like a star had just dimmed out.