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Sighting Report
Occurred : 1/16/1997 18:00
Reported: 4/13/1997 21:15
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Moab, UT
Shape: Other
Duration:3 min.
Summary : Very bright stationary object approx. 30 deg.off horizon. Emitted triangular yellow greenlight, modulating from flood to spot beam. Then UFOappeared to dissolve into a cloud of its own light.

While visiting Arches Nat'l Park shortly after sunset,still watching the western horizon, we saw an inexplicable lightappear from nowhere. The Light approached then began to modulate into a beamalong the ground, and then into a wider flood and then back into the spot.There was no noise nor was there any apparent vessel. Aftermodulating a couple times the light simplydiffused into a nebulous cloud of light. Theair was cold and dry that day and there hadnot been any clouds in the sky previous tothis sighting.