Tag Archive for lights

Earthquake lights reported associated with New Zealand event

Flashing lights have been recorded on video supposedly occurring in conjunction with the shaking from this weekend’s strong quake in New Zealand. The strong event occurred just after midnight on Monday and caused massive damage, a small tsunami and several deaths. We’ve covered EQ lights before and I have done some research on natural anomalies…

We warned you about the Chinese lanterns, California!

A hubbub was made over what seems obviously to be chinese lanterns in the sky across California on New Years Eve. UFO sightings reported across California | news10.net. Terry and Hans Mauth of Auburn said they watched a large egg-shaped object with a bright light shining upward drift over their neighborhood, then suddenly accelerate. “There…

It’s just the normal noises here: Booming Kentucky, then a quake

A sharp-eyed reader sent me this story about an earthquake last week in Kentucky that was preceeded by a mystery boom days before. Related? It’s a possibility. Small early-morning quake recorded in Bath County | State | Kentucky.com. A relatively small earthquake early Monday morning shook parts of Bath County, the Kentucky Geological Survey said.…

Bright light, kite light

And yet another down to earth explanation for a mysterious sighting. Kite owner responsible for mystery lights in sky above north Eugene, police say | Local News | The Register-Guard | Eugene, Oregon. Several people called emergency dispatchers shortly after sunset to report seeing mysterious lights flitting about in the air near Randy Papé Beltline…

Witnesses in Washington spooked by strange lights

Confusing to witnesses but possibly explainable. Unexplained aircraft leave South Whidbey resident with questions – Whidbey News-Times. Unidentified flying objects over South Whidbey last weekend have left a Bush Point couple baffled and scared. A series of mysterious orange lights appeared in the sky over Dick and Carol Johnson’s home Saturday evening. While they are…

Optical ghosting: Camera artifacts are not “paranormal”

We here at Doubtful News often report on anomalous images that are unfortunately described as ghosts or UFOs or some other mysterious phenomena. I received this excellent (and quite technical) explanation describing some odd photo anomalies from DN reader Pete Attkins. I am glad to share it with you here as one of our features.…

Ima let you judge the UFO ‘flash’ in music video

UFO Mysteriously Appears In Aspiring Rapper’s Hip-Hop Video (VIDEO). Tellez, who performs under the stage name “Crhymes,” said the flashing orb mysteriously appears in the background of a video he was filming for a song called “Everyday.” Paranormal investigator Benjamin Radford looked at the video and believes there are two possible explanations besides it being…

Phoenix “news flash” and other high lights

Two stories out of Phoenix today about mystery lights. Curiously, it’s the 15th anniversary of the Phoenix Lights incident with a new documentary set to premier. First, a mystery flash… Mysterious Light Flashes During Traffic on Fox 10 A bright light appeared during one of Andrea Robinson’s traffic hits Thursday morning. Fox 10 checked with…