BeckyWhitworth's picture

Dark shape

Observed: 19th April 2011 By: BeckyWhitworth

i know its not a plant or animal etc but i know it wasn't an aircraft it stretched north for about five miles in Aberdeenshire


No identification made yet.

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anonymous spotter's picture

Strange -

it seems too regular to be biological in origin, but you'd expect a contrail to be lighter.
Just a thought, but have a look at -
You might something that matches, and you could even send it to them for comments.
If you do, please post their reply!

KeithN's picture

could be the shadow from a

could be the shadow from a contrail on lower thin cloud

BeckyWhitworth's picture


Thanks for the help, I'll send the picture into the Cloud appreciation society to see what they say.

Becky Whitworth