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Occurred : 2/22/2003 10:30 (Entered as : 2.22.03 10.30)
Reported: 3/2/2003 10:33:00 PM 22:33
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Auckland (New Zealand), .
Shape: Sphere
two spheres captured on photograph Waitakerie , Auckland . NZ 10.30am Feb 22. 03

I was out tracking wild pig last saturday . I had my nikon camera and took a load of scenic photos as the weather was great and the view was marvelous from up in the Waitakerie Mountains . I took this photo looking west towards Auckland Harbour in the far distance .Dormant volcano "Rangitoto" can be seen in the distant centre of the Auckland Harbour. I did not notice or see the Spheres while taking the pictures . I just now loaded the pictures into my computer and I was surprised to see the Spheres on this particular shot , the only one I took that has anything unusual about it .

Photo was taken at about 10.30am 22.Feb. 2003 from west Auckland Waitakerie Mountains . Two Spheres high in the blue sky can be seen centre to left of photo . This is a first for me . I tried to magnify the spheres but they distort , so I could not view the spheres any sharper . I will be keeping an eye on our skys and keeping my camera ready . Photographer is semi retired Business owner .

regards, ((name deleted))

((NUFORC Note: We have viewed the photos, and they do show two tiny black splotches in the distance. We cannot determine what they are. PD))