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Sighting Report
Occurred : 5/15/1976 19:00 (Entered as : 5/15/76 1900)
Reported: 6/13/1999 22:56
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Hydes, MD
Shape: Changing
Duration:20min.
this craft was 1000ft. in diameter. when it came over us, it stopped and then split into 4 wedge shapped craft. it split into 4, then left in the four directions of north, south, east and west.

it was dusk that day.we saw this round craft come out of the northeast over the horizon.it was slowly rotating counter clockwise.white lights only, were on the outer edges. it moved slowly, maybe 30 to 40 miles per hour. it came directly over us. we were on a horse farm, laying on the front lawn just after dinner. this craft was just below the sunlight that was left in the sky. we could not see any details. when it came over us,it stopped. then separated into four smaller craft. then at the blink of an eye, they shot over the horizon. each ship went directly north ,south,east and west respectivelyt there was absolutly no sound from this craft..we learned the next day that there were sightings over peachbottom atomic plant that day.the same direction that our craft came from. to this day,we have never spoken about this to anyone,not even between ourselves.there were 6 of us. two music teachers,a medical lab tech, a texas instruments tech, police officer, a kindergarten teacher.