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Sighting Report
Occurred : 4/17/1997 20:23
Reported: 4/17/1997 18:43
Posted: 3/7/1998
Location: West Memphis, AR
Shape: Light
Duration:1 minute
Summary : Two lights merge together due south then proceed rapidly to the southwest where they disappear at the horizon

I was driving home, when I looked out my left window and saw two bright white lights,at about 70 degrees in the sky and quite high. In a couple of seconds, they merged together from their side-by-side formation in a curved V-shaped movement. The resulting light moved southwest at an amazing rate,where it disappeared beneath the horizon. I'd say it moved from 70 degrees to 0 degreesin 20 seconds.