A still from a YouTube clip of what is claimed to be an
unidentified flying object taken from a Dunedin beach
earlier this week. Photo supplied.
Is it a plane, a star, or an unidentified flying object?
A clip, entitled "UFO over Dunedin NZ", has sparked a flurry
of comments on the video sharing website, YouTube, since it
aired this week.
The footage was shot in Dunedin over two consecutive nights -
last Sunday and Monday.
The person, who was camping at the time, said the object was
"visible for about 10 minutes, eventually going behind a
ridge of hills to the west out of sight".
"The light appeared, grew in brightness, changed colour,
shape and moved in relation to the land from east to west
over Dunedin," the person said.
"I am going to have the whole footage analysed as soon as
However, other viewers remain sceptical, suggesting the
footage could show landing lights on an aircraft, a bright
star, or a planet.
What do you think? Check out the footage below