Bright shimmering cylinder seen in sky over Carlsbad, NM 05/17/2009One cylinder shaped object very high in the sky. Positioned not parallel with the horizon. Positioned west to east. Approx at a 75 degree angle in the sky. Definitely not a star- appears non- moving, with shimmering lights or reflectors on it. Unable to see color. Sky is very clear and no other objects observed. No other light beams or trails observed.