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Occurred : 5/8/2011 22:45 (Entered as : 05/08/11 22:45)
Reported: 5/8/2011 12:38:03 AM 00:38
Posted: 5/12/2011
Location: Walnut Creek, CA
Shape: Changing
Duration:3 min approx
2 bright orange lights flying in formation, switching positions, flew apart, straight up then disappeared in the blink of the eye

Observed 2 bright orange (not amber or yellow) steady burning lights flying in a vertical parallel formation over Walnut Creek, CA. The lights seemed to be traveling east to west, because they became brighter and larger.  

The lights appeared to be one aircraft banking or flying sideways, in one direction for a long period.

Then the lights changed  to a horizontal position, then switch positions to a vertical formation, then separated, flying straight up and disappearing. These object (s) made no sounds.  

The lights were witnessed by 3 people (who have never seen anything like it)  at our home which sits high on the hills west of Walnut Creek, CA.