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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 2/23/1998 20:33 (Entered as : 2-23-98 2033)
Reported: 2/24/1998 14:01
Posted: 1/28/1999
Location: McAlester, OK
Shape: Egg
Duration: 3 MIN
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, The object emitted beams, The object changed color
Observed a bright flash and from center of flash egg shapped yellow/white egg shapped ufo appeared. Spotted craft through 16x 50 power binocs. Craft travedl from S.W. to N.W. watched for approx 3 min, then just blinked out.

On 2-23-98 I was star gazing in my back yard, I live on top of a slight hill and have clear view of stars. Approximately 2030 hrs I observed a bright flash in the S.W. sky almost like a flashlight beam that hit just my area. Immediately a egg shapped craft of yellow/white light appeared in the center of where the flash occured. The craft was motionless for a few seconds, then slowly traveled N.W. at a slow speed. I watched it stop once more for a few seconds, after a complete stop, continued N.W. direction gaining altitude and just "blinked out".