06-18-2000 MISIDENTIFICATION - ONLINE TRANSLATION
CISU Case: 142
Location: tra Corno di Bò e Punta Ponale (TN) Lago di Garda (between Horn of Bò and Point Ponale (TN) Lake of Garda)
Category: B (Objects that fall into water or because they dive down after making some additional maneuvers)
Evaluation: I.F.O. – Meteorite
Original Source: “L’Adige” del 20/06/2000; CrashCat caso n. 180.
Sighting Description: Durante una regata sul lago, un velista vide una piccola palla di fuoco che apparsa improvvisamente, dopo pochissimi secondi, precipitò tra le onde, inabissandosi.
Sighting Description:During a regatta on the lake, a sailor saw a small ball of fire that appeared suddenly, after a few seconds it fell between the waves, sinking.
Reference for the above text is: USOCAT by The Italian Center for UFO Studies (CISU) © 1996 by Marco Bianchini. http://www.cisu.org/
UFOCATPRN – NONE
Europe – Italy, Trento
Corno di Bò Unable to locate
Punta Ponale Unable to locate
Note: I am using a city on the lake with the name of the lake as a reference point. This city is located close to a landmass that juts out into the lake and does look like a horn as the “Horn of Bò implies. -CF-
Garda Latitude 45-34-00 N, Longitude 10-41-60 E (D-M-S)