6/7/2013 1:57:21 PM
Appearance / Description of Object(s)
3 very bright white/blue lights orbiting common centre, plane of orbit same as ground, about 200ft apart, 6 seconds per full rotation, about 300-400 ft elevation from street level (60ft above sea level)
Size of Object(s)
relative size: 1.5 inches, estimated size: objects roughly 200ft apart
Distance to Object(s) & Altitude
distance: 5-6 miles - altitude: 300-400ft
Description of Area / Surroundings
Semi-urban - low density - low light. Military base in close proximity - Ysterplaat Air Force Base.
Full Description & Details
With wide view over Indian Ocean and Cape Town city, I was outside having a cigarette; about 9pm 4-6-2013, at the crest of the beach; lit only by the city lights and sparse low level lighting 60 feet behind me.
Can sighting be explained as any conventional man-made or natural object?
temperature inversions in air streams - probable, most likely drones / lanterns - possible, unlikely unknown military craft - possible, highly unlikely
graphic designer, photographer
Views on UFOs, before and after sighting
I am (and remain) a skeptic, with essentially no exposure to UFO related material, besides Roger the alien from 'American Dad'
Your Location:Cape Town, South Africa