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Occurred : 10/9/1998 19:30 (Entered as : 10/09/98 19.30)
Reported: 12/28/2001 12:36:37 AM 00:36
Posted: 3/4/2003
Location: Reading (UK/England),
Shape: Sphere
Duration:2 minutes
luminous orange sphere as big as a house flying horizontally then at angle of about 45 degrees flew off into sky.

bright luminous orange sphere with haze around it, size of a house moving horizontaly at the back of a clump of trees. I watched the object come from behind the trees and it flew on for about 30 secs then it suddenly flew into the sky at an angle of about 45 degrees without changing speed. There was no trail. It was as big as a house (approx). It was daylight and i could see it very clearly, i was about 3 hundred yards (approx) from the object. It was not reported in the newspaper, though its flight of path was towards the town centre.