National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 08/1979
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
8/30/79 02:00 France (rural; northern )
Other 5 minutes I am reporting this on behalf of my father, who was a 23 year old teacher at the time.

Driving back through rural Northern France to
8/19/79 22:50 Clay City KY Sphere 1 minute Hovering sphere with flashing lights seen over a farm in Powell County, Kentucky. 10/8/07
8/17/79 20:30 Phoenix AZ Sphere 2 minutes 20+ ft diameter clear crystalline sphere traveling slowly and silently a few hundred ft above and parallel to ground 6/20/14
8/15/79 23:00 Gaithersburg MD Circle 1-2 minutes silver gold disc flew over Montgomery County Fairgrounds left to right, did a 90 degree upwards and disappeared 8/5/09
8/15/79 22:00 Wenatchee WA Triangle 7-8 seconds Huge silver ship passed slowly overhead, silently heading for impact with a mountain. It simply vanished. 1/10/09
8/15/79 20:15 Tarboro NC Triangle ~10 minutes Triangle craft seen in Eastern North Carolina. 8/23/19
8/15/79 18:00 West New York NJ Disk 2-7 minutes August 1979, sighting in broad daylight over the Hudson river, near New Jersy. 3/19/09
8/15/79 01:00 Mammoth Lakes CA Circle 10 seconds I saw a rolling ball of fire in the sky 500 ft off the deck traveling at 80-100 mph. 7/4/12
8/15/79 00:00 La Habra CA Oval 30:00min OVAL ORANGE AND GREEN UFO OVER LA,HABRA CA. 90631 8/7/07
8/8/79 21:00 Campinas (Brazil)
Triangle 40 min it was o tringle. it came from the horizon. first I thought it was an airplane because the light looks like a plane and because there i 8/24/10
8/1/79 22:00 Omaha NE Triangle 2 minutes Multiple triangle-shaped, silver objects in night sky. 11/21/10
8/1/79 19:00 North Miami Beach FL Other 1-2 min object blocks night sky above 5/12/09
8/1/79 16:00 Manchester (UK/England)
Circle 2 minuites at the speeds this craft moved it would take a few minutes to cross the atlantic and travel from the uk to usa 3/19/09