Go Back Report # 1193



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December 1071, Zhengjiang, China

Light rising from the river


Scholar Su Dongpo saw a big light emerge from the Yangtse [Yangtze] River, scaring away the mountain birds.


Reference for the above text is: Wonders in the Sky, by Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck, p. 93, 2009.

Original reference: Shi Bo, La Chine et les Extraterrestres, op.cit., 26.




Asia China, Hunan, Xupu

Chang Jiang (Yangtse River)

Zhengjiang    Latitude 27-53-18 N, Longitude 110-48-29 E (D-M-S)

Xupu            Latitude 27-54-34 N, Longitude 110-35-09 E [Xupu sits on the southern shore at the intersection of the Yangtze and the Grand Canal.]

Reference: http://geonames.nga.mil/ggmaviewer/


Original name: Zhengjiang
Geographical location: Xupu, Hunan, China, Asia

Reference: http://www.maplandia.com/china/hunan/xupu/zhengjiang/


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