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This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Please don't be mean..it's probably something totally trivial and only someone as stupid as I am confused by it.
It was above Erlenbach zh, jagged contours, "accompanied" by dozens of black dots on one side. A huge black balloon, maybe, with an edgy surface, accompanied by little round black balloons slowly climbing higher and higher until it disappeared from sight? That was weird..My daughter saw it and said , look! what's this? It approached for a while, before it slowly disappeared, getting smaller and smaller.???
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Old 01.06.2012, 22:08
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

We are not in Erlenbach....

Most probably are those cows flying without permission ...again.
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Old 01.06.2012, 22:13
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Didn't I tell you to mix some more baccy with that weed!!

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Please don't be mean..it's probably something totally trivial and only someone as stupid as I am confused by it.
It was above Erlenbach zh, jagged contours, "accompanied" by dozens of black dots on one side. A huge black balloon, maybe, with an edgy surface, accompanied by little round black balloons slowly climbing higher and higher until it disappeared from sight? That was weird..My daughter saw it and said , look! what's this? It approached for a while, before it slowly disappeared, getting smaller and smaller.???
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?



how could I forget !
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Did it look like this?
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?



Totally !
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

I C ur not entirely convinced!

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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Xinnie, it's your 8th post and you already started asking about aliens!!
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Wow, this is a touchy subject,didn't realize.. I don't really think there was an alien spaceship above in the sky. It was just a kind of odd sight. Some of my neighbors were also standing on their balconies and looking up, but, of course, I was just, in my kind of shy Swiss way,keeping to myself ;-)
It was probably nothing, I was just hoping someone might know what it was :-)
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Call an ambulance? Anybody!

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Wow, this is a touchy subject,didn't realize.. I don't really think there was an alien spaceship above in the sky. It was just a kind of odd sight. Some of my neighbors were also standing on their balconies and looking up, but, of course, I was just, in my kind of shy Swiss way,keeping to myself ;-)
It was probably nothing, I was just hoping someone might know what it was :-)
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Old 02.06.2012, 00:14
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Pie or pigs.
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Maybe BEAM ("Billy" Eduard Alber Meier) had visitors.



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Old 03.06.2012, 01:42
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Vinnie,
This object is normally protected by an SEP field. Quite surprising that you noticed it.

http://hitchhikers.wikia.com/wiki/So..._Problem_field
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

I did a Google search for "schwarze Ballon Erlenbach" . Is it possible that the balloons you saw had anything to do with this protest?

http://www.berliner-zeitung.de/berli...,11945068.html

P.S. No, because the article is dated March 21st. Well, it was worth a try!
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Old 03.06.2012, 09:32
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

Hmm, depending on direction, it may have been from this event ... although the balloons were released in Richterswil, there were a lot of them and they were moving across the lake. Looked to me that they were heading more towards Rapperswil than Erlenbach, though ... how high were the black specks when you saw them?
Oh, and they were all nice pastel colours, not black, so maybe not what you saw ...

Perhaps one of these other events on the day had something like what you saw? Busy day for the Lion's Club ... my son & I got to enjoy Zirkus Stey, at Rapperswil Horn, before we launched this balloon "race" at about 16:15. I say "race", but apparently all participants whose balloons are mailed back to the Lion's Club get a prize ...
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

well I just saw a few stars and got a glimpse of the moon. Is that odd?
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Old 03.06.2012, 18:04
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well I just saw a few stars and got a glimpse of the moon. Is that odd?
In the middle of the day??? YES!
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Re: This is probably stupid but did anybody see something odd in the sky just now?

I've got a friend who's over the moon about something.
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I've got a friend who's over the moon about something.
And seeing stars too?!?! LOL
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