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Occurred : 5/18/2009 19:30 (Entered as : 05/18/09 19:30)
Reported: 5/18/2009 8:05:51 PM 20:05
Posted: 6/9/2009
Location: Surprise, AZ
Shape: Circle
Duration:to present
Large stationary bright light in sky at 19:30 northwest from Surprise, AZ

A very bright light in the sky northwest over Surprise. Seemed to be too light in the evening to see a planet or star. No others were out at that time. It is now 20:01 and it is still in the sky. Doesn't appear to be moving at all. No colored lights appear. It has noto risen in the sky as the sun sets.

Contacted Channel 12 news who was in the process of trying to identify this light.

((NUFORC Note: Confirmed high-altitude research balloon. PD))

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))