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|National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report|
|Occurred : 4/16/2008 04:20 (Entered as : 04/16/08 04:20)
Reported: 4/16/2008 1:51:19 AM 01:51
Location: Jasper, IN
Duration: about 1 second
Characteristics: The object left a trail
|Unusual streak of green to blue light flew down the southern sky.
While driving home about 04:20 EDT, north of Jasper, IN by about 5 to 8 miles, I was facing south and saw a greenish to blue-ish streak of light in the southern sky, heading mainly south with a little to the west. It was only 1 streak visible as most of my view was covered by a thin tree-line.
As far as identifying the object, it could be anything due to the thin line of trees in the way. All I can confirm is the streak of light that appeared and disappear suddenly at approximately the given time. This is the first time I have seen a streak of light like such that was like 1/4 of an inch thick from my view and distance.