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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 6/30/1977 20:30 (Entered as : 1973-77)
Reported: 2/28/2007 10:58:25 AM 10:58
Posted: 3/8/2007
Location: San Jose, CA
Shape: Flash
Duration: 10-15secs
Between 1973 and 1977 retuning home from dinner with my parents between 8:00pm and 9:00pm.

I was lying down in the back seat passenger side gazing out the window at stars when I saw an explosion of light looking like a kaleidoscope in the sky. It filled the side window which was probably 18"x20". The light from the blast lasted probably near 20 seconds, with lots of color then slowly faded.

We were traveling south on monterey road in san jose ca. This occured nearly overhead yet somewhat off the west. returning home we called the mercury news and moffet naval air station to report.

((NUFORC Note: Date is approximate. We have assigned an arbitrary date of June 30, 1977. We would welcome other reports about the incident. PD))