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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 12/29/2016 21:10 (Entered as : 12/29/16 21:10)
Reported: 1/6/2019 9:32:25 PM 21:32
Posted: 1/11/2019
Location: Oakland, CA
Shape: Cylinder
Duration: 20 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, There were aircraft in the vicinity or aircraft chasing the object
During flight Hawaiian Airlines from Honolulu flight #HA 48 Thursday Dec 29th object appeared during flight descent around 9:10 pm.

Of the right wing, a cylindrical light object rose quickly in diagonal direction above Oakland and surrounding city then hovered for 5 mins or more. It rose and moved in a projection that was unusual in how quickly it turned and ascended diagonally. It then hovered in one spot for over 5 minutes. Our plane turned into descent and we lost sight of it.