Fireball Vanishes Into Lake Michigan
CHICAGO, March 14, ― (AP) ―A ball of fire, probably a meteor, was sighted at 9 o’clock last night over Lake Michigan.
The object was reported seen by Raymond Baran, air traffic control observer at O’Hare International Airport. Baran said the fire ball was moving from east to west, but disappeared into the lake before any other observation could be made.
Original Reference above: The Detroit News, 14 March 1966.
UFOCAT PRN – 76808
UFOCAT URN – NONE Detroit News, 14 March 1966.
UFOCAT URN – 076808 Invisible Residents by Ivan T. Sanderson, p. 228, © 1970
UFOCAT URN – 148809 A Geo-Bibliography of Anomalies by George Eberhart, #0531, © 1980
North America – United States, Illinois, Cook
Chicago Latitude 41-51-00 N, Longitude 87-39-00 W (D-M-S)
Lake Michigan Latitude 44-00-00 N, Longitude 87-00-00 W
Reference: The National Gazetteer of the United States of America, Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the U.S. Board on Geographic Names, Washington D.C., 1990
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