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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/1/2001 20:30 (Entered as : 08/01/01 20:30)
Reported: 8/2/2001 07:33
Posted: 8/5/2001
Location: Austin, TX
Shape: Cone
Duration: 5 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, There was an aura or haze around the object, The object changed color, There were electrical or magnetic effects
Conical shaped oject with purple lights on the underside seen near a Home Depot store.

Conical christmas tree like shape seen floating over a Home Depot. Object moved up and down and slowly circled. Absolutely silent, the object was witnessed by many. There was also talk of it on a local radio station this morning on my way into work. People saw the same object near Dallas, with many witnesses there as well. The sighting in the Dallas area was near a Target store...not sure of city.