UFO Sighting

Sighting Basics

Case Number 59200
Log Number US-08242014-0010
Date Submitted 08/24/2014 11:11 UTC
Date of the Event 08/24/2014 12:00 UTC
Source MUFON
Disposition Unresolved
Summary About 23 orange/gold light seen flying across the sky
Tags lights video

Sighting Location

City New York
Region New York
Country United States
Latitude 40.717184
Longitude -74.001861
The latitude and longitude presented here is an approximation to protect the reporters identity

Sighting Specifics

Viewing Distance 501 Feet - 1 Mile
Sighting Duration Undisclosed
Object Features Unknown
Object Flight Path Straight-line path,Path with directional change,Path then hovering
Object Shape Unknown
Weather Factors Unknown

Sighting Details

My boyfriend was in front of our house smoking a cigarette. He looked up and saw 2 lights in the sky. He came and got me and when I got outside there were 5-6 lights in the sky. As we stood there and watched more and more lights kept appearing until we saw over 20 total. They would appear from behind the buildings in the NW and flew towards the West. Each light flew independently. Some of them went in a seemingly straight line until they disappeared above the clouds. Some of them would stop and hover then keep moving. Some of them changed direction. Ultimately they all disappeared into the clouds. They just kept coming.. there were anywhere from 2-6 of them visible at one time. All the lights were round and glowed a very bright orange gold color. (Unfortunately you cannot see how bright they were in the video, or how gold they were. In the video they look more whitish). Some of them flew on a lower trajectory and some flew higher; the lowest ones looked to be about 30 degrees and the highest were maybe 50-60. I've never seen anything like it and I live in a very urban area; I see helicopters and planes all the time. After about 2 minutes of watching I ran inside and got my phone to film it.. the film is about 4 minutes long but they were coming before and after I stopped filming; I'd say about 20 minutes total.


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