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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 4/17/2002 21:00 (Entered as : 4/17/2002 21:00)
Reported: 4/17/2002 9:11:02 PM 21:11
Posted: 4/25/2002
Location: Fresno, CA
Shape: Disk
Duration: 3minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
Horizontal lights appear connected and moving at high altitude and high rate of speed Fresno CA

witnessed 2 bright white lights in sky traveling approx 1 mile apart at approx 20 to 30 thousand feet above Fresno . Objects were traveling Northwest to Southeast direction perfectly horizontally. When objects came in closer over where we live it appeared they were traveling extremely fast and in a perfect horizontal manner. They appeared to be connected in the middle.

No comtrails were observed. No noise or strobes were noticed.

We followed objects until they dissapeared as fast as they arrived in the sky into the Southeast sector of the sky.

The night was very clear.

((NUFORC Note: ISS and Space Shuttle passed over this area of the U. S. at 20:50 on this date. Please see PD))