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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/2/2020 00:00 (Entered as : 08/02/20 0:00)
Reported: 8/8/2020 11:31:21 PM 23:31
Posted: 8/20/2020
Location: Tahoe City, CA
Shape: Circle
Duration: 3 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
On August second around midnight my daughter and I were sitting on a dock on Tahoe lake. We were admiring the full moon and Venus. Out of nowhere we saw a bright white light appear next to Venus. It was on the right side and about the same size and appearance as Venus. It stayed there a couple minutes, then backed up. It took off very fast away from us behind Venus. As it took off, it zigzagged up above and to the left of Venus. Soon after it turned red. It kept speeding away unlike any speed I have ever observed. The red dot became tinier and tinier until it disappeared. It was the strangest thing weve ever seen. Wed like to know what it was.