16 The five rulers of the Philistines saw all this and then returned that same day to Ekron.

Read 1 Samuel 6:16 Using Other Translations

And when the five lords of the Philistines had seen it, they returned to Ekron the same day.
And when the five lords of the Philistines saw it, they returned that day to Ekron.
The five Philistine rulers watched all this and then returned to Ekron that same day.