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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 2/5/2013 18:45 (Entered as : 02/05/2013 18:45)
Reported: 2/5/2013 5:48:41 PM 17:48
Posted: 2/18/2013
Location: Venice, LA
Shape: Light
Duration: 45 minutes
Characteristics: The object emitted other objects, There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
Orange/Red lights 1-5 at a time appear and dissapear

Offshore in the gulf of mexico 15 miles off coast of Venice, LA. Looked to the ENE and seen 5 orange/red lights that would appear some would dissapear then reapear and then they would vanish. They would come back after a little while. One would show up disappear then others would instantly show up sometimes 5 at a time, 3 at a time, etc.

They would stay lit up for 3-7 seconds then just dissapear. No trails behind them or nothing. Seen about 5-6 jet head that way over head after about 5 mins after the last sighting. They seemed to start doing search patterns "grids."

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))