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This Spooky Unexplained Phenomenon in Oklahoma Will Give You Goosebumps

Many mysterious things happen in Oklahoma, and if you dig deep enough you can usually find an explanation. However, there is one natural (or supernatural) phenomenon that occurs in Ottawa County, Oklahoma that has left scientists baffled for over a half of a century. Welcome to Spook Light…where an unexplained source of light appears over the sky at different times and in different shapes.  It appears on the border between Missouri and Oklahoma. However, the light is only visible from inside the Oklahoma border looking to the west.

Quapaw Spook light

Quapaw Spook light

Posted by Russell Fry on Saturday, October 26, 2013

Have you ever seen the Spook Light? Please note: If you go to the Spook Light area, police monitor the area very closely. Please obey the rules on the signs posted.

Ashley has lived in Oklahoma for 25 years and is the Oklahoma staff writer for