This shot was from Hwy 97 leaving Weed. About an hour earlier it was larger and centered exactly over the top of Mount Shasta with smooth edges.
At the same time there was a connected series of Avatar ships all along the mountains on the west side.
The Galactic Federation is in the process of formalizing its relationship with the Earth and its population. This has been going on for about ten years. It has involved working with some members of the secret space programs and others. It has also involved clearing the solar system of the presence of negative ETs.