WATCH: 'UFO' spotted in New Jersey turns out to be Goodyear Blimp

TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- New Jerseyans took to social media to report a UFO sighting on Monday — but the object floating through the sky turned out to be a Goodyear Blimp. 

Witnesses began posting videos of the flying object around 6 p.m. on Monday. 

“New Jersey UFO sighting,” one Twitter user captioned a video that racked up nearly 6,000 “likes” and more than 2,000 retweets. 

“Eyewitness accounts say a body came out of the UFO,” another Twitter user captioned a similar video. 

The “UFO,” however, was actually a Goodyear Blimp that flew past MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford during Monday night’s Giants-Steelers game, the New York Post reported