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Occurred : 6/9/2001 22:15 (Entered as : 06/09/01 22:15)
Reported: 6/9/2001 19:22
Posted: 8/5/2001
Location: Everglades, FL
Shape: Circle
Duration:3 min
Bright hovering object seen over the Everglades in South Florida, vertical assent at an incredible speed

I was returning from a fishing trip in the Everglades. I saw a hovering object approx 1 mile west of my position.Itwas light blue to bright white in color. It hovered for about 15 seconds at about 200 feet, went vertical to about 2000 feet, hovered again for about 30 seconds and then accelerated at an incredible speed vertical and vanished. Only a slight hum good be heard. I was stunned and have never seen anything like this before. It was not of this earth. No other lights or people were in the area at the time it was seen . It was completly dark

((NUFORC Note: Source is anonymous. We would like more information about this incident. Please see other reports for this date from across the U. S.. PD))