People in Israel, Turkey and Jordan spotted something odd in the sky this weekend, and the “strange sighting looked like a Catherine Wheel.” The three main theories are that it’s “a failing missile test, a satellite breaking up in our atmosphere, or a visit from an alien spacecraft.” Continue reading for the video and more information.

However, the mysterious light does appear to be earth-based technology, with the the spiral of light looking very similar to a Russian missile test which similarly scared people in Norway in 2009 with a light-show which seemed more Doctor Who than anything else.