LETTER: Strange ‘light stars’ above the Fens that are NOT part of the SpaceX project
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I don’t know if you have had any other reports about the strange lights stars that were moving across the sky in town last night.
Sunday, April 19 at about 9.40pm I popped into the garden to have a smoke and to see if I could possibly see the lyrid shooting meteors being a cloud free night sky.
But instead I saw a dead straight line equally spaced apart of what seemed to be stars. For as far as I could see to the left and the right.
About 10 or 12 at once. Moving a lot faster than I have seen airplanes go over. (Before the covid 19 outbreak.)
I stayed and watched them for about 3 minutes and they just kept coming. So, I quickly got my mobile phone to see if I could get a video of them.
I tried to capture them, but the mobile video didn’t show hardly any of it.
I went upstairs and ask my wife to have a look. She was in bed at time. We looked out of the upstairs bathroom window and by then we caught the last few of the group fading in the distance.
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My wife took a couple of pictures. Which did pick some up.
Ironically, I was in the middle of watching ‘project blue book’ close encounters filming episode. I had recorded. So, I went back to carry on watching it.
But my curiosity got the better of me, so I googled and searched to see if anyone else have seen the symectric display of lights.
Then I found my answer they were starlink satellites from space x project. Which in the right conditions and the sun reflects on them they are visible. Solved.
But that isn’t what I am getting in contact with you about. At 10pm I went out to the back garden again with my mobile in hand.
To see if they were still going over and yes but only the odd one on their own.
I took a few pictures on my mobile at the time. Then just above the roof of next door two hazy lit things appeared coming across a different path from the starlink satellites.
At first, they looked like seagulls 2 of them but with a glowing cloud around them. And the 2 shapes moved like two seagulls swooping around.
But I noticed I couldn’t see a seagull in the second one following.
The fact that I was taking pictures of the starlink I decided to take a couple of pictures of these as well as They were moving across above me at about 2 or 3 times the height of my house.
But something just didn’t look right. Then they disappeared over my other neighbours’ roof. When I went back in doors, I had a look at the pictures I had taken.
And one of the seagulls looked like a face with the glowing mist around it. So, on my mobile I screen shot it and expanded then cropped it so I could see closer.
Strangely it wasn’t a seagull at all. But a cross type shape with mist or clouds next to it. But stayed together and moved like a bird.
And I could see a faint shape of a face. A nose and mouth with the cross to the right of it.
The other one didn’t look much of anything. But I thought I would do the same to that. Well... I was stunned when I looked at it. You can clearly see a face side on.
When I change the brightness and shadow in the settings the head of a woman with long curly hair looking up at 10 O clock. with a side view. Was quite apparent.
And what made it stranger is the other picture I took moments before of the same thing. when cropped and enlarged shows a face front on as well...
And when changed setting on mobile another face appears below it. Please have a look at the pics I have sent you may have clearer view or able to adjust brightness or invert the colours etc to get a clearer image.
On my mobile I have changed the shadow and brightness and grey setting to try and see more of the image on a couple of them.
They are the zoomed in ones from the two original distant pictures. If they were clouds of smoke from a chimney it would go in one direction and probably disperse.
But these moved in a ‘s’ shaped path and were slightly illuminated glowing and I still am puzzled to what they were.
Phil Weaver, Queens Rd, Wisbech