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Occurred : 9/12/2012 20:00 (Entered as : 09/12/12 20:00)
Reported: 9/19/2012 2:02:37 PM 14:02
Posted: 9/24/2012
Location: Beaverton, OR
Shape: Disk
Duration:5 minutes
I'm a pilot.

At dusk, after work, I saw a golden, metallic saucer-shaped object in the sky. It came from the south and was probably at 1,000 feet. It was silent. I thought it was a floating mylar balloon until it stopped in mid air above the Sklyline mountain range (Portland Zoo area).

I got a very good look at it. It looked like two drum cymbals welded together, and may have had a blue glow beneath. Incredible.

It hovered for about a minute. I struggled to get my cell phone powered up, looked up and it was gone. I'm still shaking. I don't intend to tell anyone.

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