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UFOs sighted over New Zealand

Posted on Wednesday, 28 November, 2012 | Comment icon 32 comments


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Several witnesses observed up to five objects over the country's Rotorua and Bay of Plenty regions.

Parts of New Zealand have become a hotbed for sightings in recent weeks. In an incident that occurred at the end of October, four people reported witnessing five glowing orbs moving across a road and out of sight behind some trees. "They were all perfectly round with a larger orange-coloured orb leading about four smaller orbs all in a line about the same distance apart," said a petrol station employee. "They were moving on an angle before they disappeared behind some trees."

In another incident, a Lake Tarawera resident claimed that he'd photographed a bright orange orb moving slowly across the lake. "We saw it heading from roughly a southern position heading north low in the sky," he said. "It appeared to be a rotating ball with varying colours. It was not along any flight paths that I see airplanes on either."

"During a number of separate sightings this month a rural Rotorua resident filmed what he described as a "blinking ufo object and big bright sphere object" as well as a "bright light ufo, strange skies ufo and fireballs"."

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Comment icon #23 Posted by psyche101 on 3 December, 2012, 1:06
The probes idea is feasible. I've read about this somewhere. We could send out probes with a programmed agenda...to explore and send back data. Their first priority is to search for planets where they can replicate themselves, and their numbers grow exponentially over time. It's a "techie" version of panspermia. That would be these beasties. Von Neumann probes
Comment icon #24 Posted by DONTEATUS on 3 December, 2012, 2:07
We could send a few more probs out there just to bugg the neighbors !
Comment icon #25 Posted by psyche101 on 5 December, 2012, 5:29
We could send a few more probs out there just to bugg the neighbors ! Horizon is getting close to leaving the driveway
Comment icon #26 Posted by Spectre1979 on 7 December, 2012, 0:05
I haven't seen any!
Comment icon #27 Posted by Arbenol68 on 9 December, 2012, 4:20
I haven't seen any! Neither have I. But I don't know why they can't just leave crop circles like they do in the UK. http://www.nzherald....jectid=10852829
Comment icon #28 Posted by Queenofthefairies on 2 January, 2013, 4:54
From nz as well have seen three in my lifetime
Comment icon #29 Posted by tehiwamar on 2 January, 2013, 10:53
interesting altough on news years night bang on 12.00 then again 1.37 myself and kids had seen 10 orange orbs in the sky 3 coming from west 4 coming from south and 3 coming from north east of my house...they may not have been the actual thing we seen but it has to account for something and they sure were not fireworks...
Comment icon #30 Posted by synchronomy on 2 January, 2013, 16:48
interesting altough on news years night bang on 12.00 then again 1.37 myself and kids had seen 10 orange orbs in the sky 3 coming from west 4 coming from south and 3 coming from north east of my house...they may not have been the actual thing we seen but it has to account for something and they sure were not fireworks... It's likely they were Chinese lanterns. Quite common in my area on an occasion such as new years eve...especially when you say they appeared right at midnight.
Comment icon #31 Posted by King Cobra 1408 on 4 January, 2013, 2:54
i see things flying here in salinas,ca at night they cant all be airplanes or man made planes and etc it would be great and useful to have high powered binoculars with a digital camera built in to take pictures.UFOS and E.Ts rock the good ones of course lol
Comment icon #32 Posted by Professor Buzzkill on 4 January, 2013, 3:33
interesting altough on news years night bang on 12.00 then again 1.37 myself and kids had seen 10 orange orbs in the sky 3 coming from west 4 coming from south and 3 coming from north east of my house...they may not have been the actual thing we seen but it has to account for something and they sure were not fireworks... Are you in Auckland? I saw the same thing and was initially excited, but quickly realised they were lanterns


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