MARCH 20th, 1996. Time: 19h35. Duration: 10 minutes. A person in Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, observed a large round UFO with two dots on its top, moving 15 away from him. According to the witness, the unidentified flying object was gray, but sometimes red and green. The UFO was described as “slower than an aircraft”, and left a “tail of light” when moving in its straight path. The witness claimed to have taken photographs of the sighting, but these photos were not made available. The event was seen under good visibility and clear skies.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.413. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador na região de Porto Estado do Rio Grande do Sul”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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