Go Back Report # 1363

10-30-1998

 

My apologies for all the spelling and grammatical changes made to this document. -CF-

 

National UFO Reporting Center

Sighting Report

 

Occurred: 10/30/1998 03:30 (Entered as: 10/30/98 330hrs)

Reported: 4/27/2000 08:39

Posted: 1/26/2003

Location: Spanish Cay/Abacos Islands (Bahamas) (Near Cooper’s Town)

Shape: Sphere

Duration: 1-2hrs

Sleeping on a boat on Spanish Cay. When I woke up, and look[ed] out of the south side stateroom to see a white ball of light dipping in & out of the sea...

 

When I findly [sic-finally] woke up all the way, I realized that what I was seeing was not of this world.... I was very shock[ed] to realize that outside of the skiper [sic-skipper] sleeping down below that I was the only person seeing this thing. But was I? Across the Grand Bahama Straits from Spanish Cay is one of the most populated islands, called Cooper’s Town. That is where you can see things in [the] night sky unlike anything I"v [sic-I’ve] seen before. It all starts [sic-started] the frist [sic-first] time I whent [sic-went] to the islands. The frist [sic-first] nite [sic] I look up in the sky and all you see are small lights doing crazy things in the sky like zig-zaging [sic], not a satalite [sic], and spyrows [sic-spirals]. All I know is what I seen [sic-saw] was a very large, very white light dipping in & out of the ocean on Devils nite [sic] of 1998.For the longies [sic longest] time I whached [sic-watched] as the light would dipp [sic] into [the] sea and come out with a trail of water leading [sic-following] behind it....

 

Note: Devil's Night or Hell Night is a name associated with October 30th, the night before Halloween.

 

Reference for the above text is: National UFO Reporting Center (NUFORC), Peter Davenport, Director: http://www.nuforc.org/webreports/012/S12723.html

Retrieved on August 21, 2011.

 

UFOCAT PRN - 139695

UFOCAT URN – 139695 National UFO Reporting Center, Seattle by Peter Davenport

 

Bahamas - Hope Town

Spanish Cay      Latitude 26-57-00 N, Longitude 077-32-00 W (D-M-S) [island]

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

 

Bahamas – North Abaco

Cooper’s Town   Latitude 26-52-00 N, Longitude 077-31-00 W (D-M-S) [populated place]

Abaco Island      Latitude 26-53-00 N, Longitude 077-43-00 W [island]

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

 



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