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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 4/7/2011 21:00 (Entered as : 04/07/11 21:00)
Reported: 4/9/2011 9:19:07 AM 09:19
Posted: 5/2/2011
Location: Lexington, KY
Shape: Sphere
Duration: 5 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
Unidentified Red Glowing Object over south Lexington, KY

I was sitting on my balcony around 9:00pm yesterday working on Facebook on my android phone. I noticed a light in the sky through my right eye. So I looked up and at about a 70 degree angle from the horizon was a very bright red glowing abject of moderate size. I sit on the balcony at night all the time because I smoke, but not in the house. I have seen many airplanes and helicopters in the night sky and this was definitely not one of them. I was amazed at what I was seeing so I took some video with my android phone.

The video can be found on my youtube page at

I live in south Lexington, Ky. The object moved due east, then vanished approximately 10 degrees in the sky before reaching the horizon.