National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 08/1957
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
8/17/57 23:00 Huntington IN Triangle 1 hour Directly over head at tree level a Massive, Silent, Hovering Object blocking the night sky 3/19/09
8/16/57 21:30 Smith's Ferry ID Disk 10 minutes When a disk UFO passes within a few feet of the truck cab, the Air Force calls it a lost missile. 6/3/10
8/15/57 21:30 Auburn MA

this all took place in 1956 or 57. i was 10 or 11 yrs old. it was a warm august night,about 9:30 pm. my friend an i were walking home f 1/11/02
8/15/57 21:00 Exeter NH Disk 3 minutes UFO Incident Exeter Newhampshire 1957 10/28/02
8/15/57 12:00 Mississauga (Canada) ON

Aug. 15, 12:00 noon, spotted UFO over Mississauga. 1/19/17
8/15/57 01:00 Longview WA Triangle 3 seconds My uncle and I were standing outside on a warm summer evening. We were talking about unions and looking up at the stars. It was about 6/18/04
8/15/57 01:00 Ludlow MA Cigar 5 minutes max Black silhouetted object against glow of distant town. Flashing light on one edge. Hovers then drops down out of sight. 4/2/99
8/14/57 21:00 California (above, northern part of) CA Fireball 5 seconds Red Fireball Over Califonia 1/17/04
8/14/57 16:00 Ticonderoga NY Disk 15 seconds UFO buzzed B-47. 10/19/99
8/9/57 00:30 San Diego (north of, at sea) CA Disk 15 minutes At least a hundred miles out to sea, a long time ago, in 1957, a very interesting sighting, after midnight. First report. 8/11/04
8/7/57 01:00 Indianapolis IN Light 1 hour Flashing light over Indiana 11/21/10
8/4/57 02:00 Bainbridge/ Port Deposit MD Fireball 22sec Midwatch spots Fireball headed directly toward barracks.No time to wake shipmates or get out of the way. 10/8/07
8/3/57 20:00 Vandalia OH Disk 5-min. Disk with light spining through it's center crossed the sky from south to north in 3 min or less 8/3/57 1/17/04
8/1/57 12:00 Arco ID Disk THREE MIN. A surveying crew of five disturbed a landed craft that lifted up during mid day and then flew away after observing us. 4/13/10