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Sighting Report
Occurred : 12/30/1996 02:30
Reported: 12/29/1996 23:59
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Elkins, WV
Duration:90 sec.
Man witnessed a large, brilliant, silver-white light, the size of the full moon, pass overhead. The object flashed for a short period of time, then it simply disappeared from sight.

The object clearly was not any kind of conventional aircraft. The observer felt that it was above the clouds.