UFO Sighting

Sighting Basics

Case Number 58585
Log Number US-08012014-0024
Date Submitted 08/01/2014 11:52 UTC
Date of the Event 08/01/2014 09:55 UTC
Source MUFON
Disposition Unresolved
Summary UFO crosses Austin sky
Tags ufo

Sighting Location

City Austin
Region Texas
Country United States
Latitude 30.268863
Longitude -97.740861
The latitude and longitude presented here is an approximation to protect the reporters identity

Sighting Specifics

Viewing Distance Over 1 Mile, Unknown
Sighting Duration Undisclosed
Object Features Unknown
Object Flight Path Path with directional change,Other
Object Shape Star-like
Weather Factors Unknown

Sighting Details

On Friday August 1, 2014 at approximately 9:55 p.m., clear sky, ~78F and a light breeze 2 of us were walking SSW on Stillwood Lane in Northwest Austin, 78757. As we were approaching the intersection of Briarwood Lane and Stillwood Lane we observed in the Southern night sky at approximately 40 degrees above horizon, perhaps a few miles up in the air, what appeared to be a one of the brighter stars in the night sky moving approximately NNE at somewhat slightly above the normal velocity for a commercial airliner. The most notable characteristic was that the star-like light was constant and did not waver at all. This compared to all the other planes, satellites and other moving objects in the Austin night sky. This observation occurred for perhaps just under a minute. Then as we continued walking and watching the UFO began moving away from the main part of the cityscape. It was at this time the object started to speed up a bit, ascend rather quickly and sort of fade out (into a dark yellowish-to browinish, shrinking light) and sped up during it's ascent. From the time it started to really speed up and ascend to it's final "flickering" out was perhaps 15-20 seconds. In total the witnessed event occurred for approximately a minute and a half and then the light disappeared off into the NNE night sky, sort of following the path of Northbound IH-35.


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