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Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/9/1998 11:00 (Entered as : 08/09/98 1100)
Reported: 12/20/1998 13:38
Posted: 3/4/2003
Location: Birkshire County, MA
Shape: Changing
Duration:10/min
Bright object 10000-20000 + feet in eastearn sky at first statoinary then appearing in different location in general area of sky without traveling

Was driving east on the Massachusetts turnpike. I looked up and observed a shiny circular shape in the sky at 10000-20000 feet. In the sky as I approached the area below the object, It began to appear from one location to the other without traveling. It then appeared to have a shape oblong and horizontal thinning on the outer edge, it then started to move higher and further away, The object then moved above a thin strip of cloud cover and did not come out the other side. when I arived in Boston my truck clock was one hour behind the time.