Skip to comments.'UFO' at the bottom of the Baltic Sea 'cuts off electrical equipment when divers get within 200m'
Posted on 06/27/2012 6:17:57 AM PDT by rawhide
Object is raised about 10 to 13ft above seabed and curved at the sides like a mushroom.
Hole is surrounded by an strange rock formation that expedition team can not explain.
Stones are covered in something 'resembling soot' which has baffled experts.
Divers say phones and some cameras switch off when close to the object.
The divers exploring a 'UFO-shaped' object at the bottom of the Baltic Sea say their equipment stops working when they approach within 200m.
Professional diver Stefan Hogerborn, part of the Ocean X team which is exploring the anomaly, said some of the team's cameras and the team's satellite phone would refuse to work when directly above the object, and would only work once they had sailed away.
He is quoted as saying: 'Anything electric out there - and the satellite phone as well - stopped working when we were above the object.
'And then we got away about 200 meters and it turned on again, and when we got back over the object it didnt work.'
Diver Peter Lindberg said: 'We have experienced things that I really couldnt imagine and I have been the team's biggest skeptic regarding these different kind of theories.
'I was kind of prepared just to find a stone or cliff or outcrop or pile of mud but it was nothing like that, so for me it has been a missing experience I must say.'
Member Dennis Åsberg said: 'I am one hundred percent convinced and confident that we have found something that is very, very, very unique.
'Then if it is a meteorite or an asteroid, or a volcano, or a base from, say, a U-boat from the Cold War which has manufactured and placed there - or if it is a UFO... 'Well honestly it has to be something.'
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Sounds like a job for the Seaview.
Correct me if I’m wrong, but I think this is a USO (Unidentified Submerged Object) rather than a UFO. Unless there’s someone around that saw it flying and then land there.
definitely interesting... Wheres Mulder and Scully???
Any skeletons with the chest bones exploded outward?
Their cameras stop working when they get close? How conveeenient!
It’s always those guys...
Release the trunk monkey!!
Obama already set up a hotline for aliens in undersea UFOs can report any menacing behavior by law enforcement and other racists.
Large rare earth magnet?
Would that be so “out there”?
I am surprised the local national governments have not gotten involved with this so-called discovery? Could this be a hoax in the making? hmmm? Wonder if snopes.com is on top of this?
Obama already set up a hotline so aliens in undersea UFOs can report any menacing behavior by law enforcement and other racists.
Cue the theremin. “Ooo-ooo-ooo-eeeeee!” :)
“Their cameras stop working when they get close? How conveeenient!”
That was exactly my first thought-—
I’m thinking its one of the experimental Russian ironclads from the 1800s. They made several of them that were round.
It looks like it slid to a stop.
Hollywood already did this one:
Anyone know the depth at which this object lies? There’s a photo of a diver and it would appear he’s not outfitted for extreme depth. Much of the sea is very shallow.
That business about cameras cutting off is very dubious. Sounds like these guys have a golden goose, as long as they keep it mysterious.
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