Date of Sighting: 12;05 through 1;00 am
Location of Sighting: west Des moines Iowa
Shape(s) of UFO(s): sphereacle
Size(s) of UFO(s): per haps the size of a small jet
Color(s) of UFO(s): bright orange to red at times
Number of UFO(s): 10 to twelve over the corse of the hour
Distance of UFO(s) in sky: varied from 10 to 15 miles some just seemed to vanish or fade away
Direction of Travel for UFO(s): travel was from the south east to the north.
Other Known Object(s) (For possible reference, or contrast): there was the usual plane traffic as on any night.
Further Description of Sighting: On the night of october 1 shortly after midnight I witnessed a series of bright spheres moving across the sky from the south east toward the north west. the spheres were silent and appeared about a minute to a few seconds apart. moving at the same pace seemingly following one another. they were a bright orange in color. at one point one of them seemed to just suddenl vanish.others moved out of sight. they seemed to just appear and faded just as quick.