Go Back Report # 1196


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28 October 1707, Hidaka County, Wakayama, Japan

White light


During a tsunami that struck the coast, a luminous object like a white ball appeared in the waves.


Reference for the above text is: Wonders in the Sky, by Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck, p. 245, 2009.

Original reference: Takao Ikeda, Nihon nu ufo (Tokyo: Tairiku Shobo, 1974).




Europe Asia, Japan, Hidaka County

Wakayama       Latitude 34-13-00 N, Longitude 133-11-00 E (D-M-S)

Hidaka County  Latitude 42-29-10 N, Longitude 142-38-11 E

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




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