Published: 5:47 PM 1/2/2016
It has since been viewed thousands of times on YouTube...
By Rory McKeown
SPECTACULAR footage of bright glowing orbs in the night sky have fuelled claims UFOs are visiting Earth.
SPACE ORBS: UFOs spotted above Santiago, Chile
Mysterious objects were captured hovering above Santiago, Chile, in a fascinating five-minute video.
The video – labelled Fantastic UFO sighting in Santiago – starts with a girl becoming startled by the sight of four glowing orbs consisting of four lights floating high above skyscrapers.
The UFOs each move away from the formation before the footage cuts to eight singular balls of light hovering in a circular motion.
It has since been viewed thousands of times on YouTube.
But the video has divided opinion over whether it is a hoax.
One user wrote: “It seems like real footage, complete with atmospheric flickering and pixel density.”
Another wrote: “Real UFOs or military planes and helicopters.”
A believer said: “Those whose (sic) saying its fake they need to get a life and come to reality…”