APRIL, 5th, 1999. Time: 05h20 am. Duration: 40 minutes. A resident of Ribeirão Preto, State of São Paulo, reported seeing an unidentified flying object with a round shape and colors ranging from orange, red and blue. According to the witness, the object remained stationary most of the time, and from her position – in relation to the observed UFO and the object’s altitude – it seemed that the object was “the same size as the Moon”, as seen in the firmament. Additional observations in the COMDABRA’s report [Brazilian Aerospace Defense Command] state that it was: “Moon-sized object, positioned above it as if it formed a number” 8 “(eight). The sighting took place in the backyard of the witness’ house.”
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.545. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado na região de Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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