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Circles on the field and other formations. Russia

ID #1639410544
Added Mon, 13/12/2021
Author July N.
Sources
Phenomena
Status
Hypothesis

Initial data

Initial information from sources or from an eyewitness
Incident date: 
1982
Location: 
Voronezhskaya oblast
Russia

1982, August. The attention of the passengers of the bus traveling from Voronezh to Kursk was attracted by a pillar of fire 20 meters high, which slowly descended onto the field and disappeared underground, leaving a funnel "for memory".

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On August 8, 1982, passengers of a bus traveling from Voronezh to Kursk saw the landing of an unusual fire pillar 15-20 meters high, in the lower part of which there was something like a gimlet. 

For several minutes, the corkscrew-shaped tip drilled the ground, and then the device silently flew away.

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Смерч (вихрь, торнадо)

Atmospheric vortex that occurs in cumulonimbus (thunderstorm) cloud and propagating down, often to the surface of the earth, in the form of a cloud sleeves or trunk diameter of tens to hundreds of meters. Tornadoes can appear in many shapes and sizes.

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