MARCH 20th, 1996. Time: 19h30. Duration: 45minutes. Seven people in the city of Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, observed a stationary UFO for 45 minutes in the northwest region of the city. According to the descriptions made by the witnesses, the unidentified object was round, white and blue and had the appearance of a star, but “slightly larger than the Morning Star” when observed in the survey. The UFO, according to the sighting report, hovered about 50 meters from the ground, being observed with binoculars by the witnesses. Still according to the report, the sky was clear and the visibility conditions were favorable.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.416. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador na região de Porto Alegre, Estado do Rio Grande do Sul”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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