|Occurred : 4/23/2018 03:43 (Entered as : 04/23/18 03:43)
Reported: 4/23/2018 4:11:48 AM 04:11
Location: North Las Vegas, NV
|Looking northeast to airspace of Nellis AFB, which is about 5 and a half miles from my location. A singular white light appears heading towards to my direction, the light was bright as Jupiter, as if I was staring at a plane with headlights turned on.
Then the light dimmed and starting moving southeast, the dimmed light didn't look like any flight related lights I've seen and it didn't have a pattern in its blinking, it looked as if it was twinkling due to it being a heat source or due to the atmosphere but it was definitely not a pattern typical of airplanes. There also no sound of any kind that I would have heard in a quiet night. A heliporter sound would have been a dead giveaway and I also checked on my smartphone for nearby planes to see what it was and nothing showed up for that portion of the sky. And I have seen satellites and falling rocks. The appearance and behavior of this object tells me it is unknown.
((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides little contact information. PD))