MARCH 21st, 1996. Time: 22h40. Duration: 20 minutes. When walking on the street of his house in Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, a man observed an unidentified flying object moving sideways at a slow speed. According to the witness, who was with two more people, the UFO was at an altitude of approximately 10km. They could tell that the object was shaped like a “small dot, varying in red, green and orange”. The sighting was done “with the naked eye”, under good conditions of visibility and without photographs taken.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.425. “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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