I was out on my balcony getting ready to take pictures of an approaching thunderstorm when I saw this in the sky,” a Minnesota witness stated. The witness reports watching and photographing an unusual, silent object in the sky. The witness also reports watching multiple orbs of light in the sky as a thunderstorm approached, but assumed they were ball lightning.
“It was moving slowly horizontally, paused for about three minutes or so, and continued. It made no noise and had no noticeable flashing lights like that of an airplane or any suggestion of flapping like a bird.”
The witness also reports watching “multiple orbs of light” in the sky as a thunderstorm approached, but assumed they were “ball lightning.”
The incident occurred on June 14, 2011. The witness provided this image with the report, which was filed on the MUFON report on July 18, 2011.
Minnesota is a current UFO ALERT 5 rating, with a low number of UFO sightings nationally. Minnesota had 8 reports in June 2011 – while California had 42 UFO reports – the highest reporting state in the nation.