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Monthly Report Index For 01/2021
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
1/19/21 09:25 Cantonment FL Teardrop 40 seconds At 9:25am, I was backing out of driveway, I looked up to my left, and at about 1-2 miles in the air at 10:00 (time Angle), I saw a tear 1/19/21
1/19/21 00:00 Issaquah/Hobart WA Other 20 minutes Last night around midnight I saw 3 or 4 ribbons of light in the sky above Issaquah South of Issaquah. The lights seemed to be long in s 1/19/21
1/18/21 23:15 Glendale AZ Disk 30-60 seconds On 1/18/21 at approx 23:15 hours in Glendale, AZ, I was driving home from work when I noticed a large object hovering in front of me to 1/19/21
1/18/21 23:00 Magee MS Changing 10 minutes Orange Glowing Half Oval Shaped UFO 1/19/21
1/18/21 20:25 Oxford Junction IA Cigar 7 minutes I noticed a strange light out the window of my house to see, two very bright lights. I checked the flightradar24 live website Immediat 1/19/21
1/18/21 20:05 Saint Johns FL Light 5 seconds Strobing white lighted object moving fast with no sound at an estimated 100 feet. 1/19/21
1/17/21 22:15 Ramona OK Light 15 minutes Three brightly colored lights took up position on the horizon. 1/19/21
1/17/21 22:00 Springdale AR Other 10 seconds I saw a white streak of light with what looked like a ball of white fire in the front for maybe 5 seconds. It arched upward and then fl 1/19/21
1/17/21 21:00 Waynesboro VA Circle 3 seconds We were driving down Interstate 64 West when I looked up and saw a bright white circle or ball shoot across the Interstate it was maybe 1/19/21
1/17/21 20:00 Boise ID Fireball 5 minutes Whole back yard lit up orange fiery sphere no more than 30 feet over head went north west to east really quick then just disappeared 1/19/21
1/17/21 19:27 Lathrop CA Other 4 minutes UFO slow moving long snake shape in purple gray color seen in Lathrop sky at 7:27pm 01/17/2021 1/19/21
1/17/21 18:50 Maderia Beach FL Fireball 2 minutes Driving home....we saw four very very bright orbs steadily traveling across gulf blvd toward the Gulf of Mexico. They were red glowing 1/19/21
1/17/21 12:33 New York City NY Cigar 6 seconds UFO over Manhattan 1/19/21
1/17/21 09:45 Seattle WA Circle 4 minutes Blue/Green orb stationary then flies away. 1/19/21
1/17/21 08:30 Jonesville MI Flash 20 seconds Strange flashing lights across the sky 1/19/21
1/17/21 06:15 Frisco TX Circle 20 minutes There was one black dot ( circle ) in the sky, far away and really high up. It did not move at all, and there was something sticking ou 1/19/21
1/17/21 05:30 Orange CA Other 10-13 minutes like standing under the hull of an aircraft carrier that is broadside to you 1/19/21
1/17/21 01:34 Edmonds WA Light 4 minutes Bight ball over apartments landed in wooded area 1/19/21
1/16/21 20:30 Orange VA Circle 5 minutes Looked like the full moon, but was not. 1/19/21
1/16/21 20:00 Las vegas NV Cylinder 15 minutes Was real close and silent 1/19/21
1/16/21 19:49 Westminster MD Sphere 30 seconds Noticed a white light expanding and contracting approximately 300 yards from my window. It approached my direction at around 500 feet a 1/19/21
1/16/21 18:00 Clearlake CA Light 3 minutes The object was a very bright light like a close planet then went very dim and then bright again it was just hovering then flew across t 1/19/21
1/15/21 23:20 Chino CA Light 15 minutes Series of lights appear on ridge 1/19/21
1/15/21 19:15 Kilauea HI Light 30 seconds Large moving bright light over Kauai North Shore 1/19/21
1/15/21 19:00 Charleston WV Cigar 15 minutes Myself abd a friend were just cleaning up our tools and material after fishing up working on my roof when we both noticed this HUGE cig 1/19/21
1/15/21 17:30 North Liberty IA Light ~10 seconds Bright blue light under the cloud line going in an upward diagonal line until disappearing into the clouds. 1/19/21
1/15/21 16:00 Lakeland FL Fireball 40 seconds 1600 fireball over Orlando Florida 1/19/21
1/15/21 12:04 Stanley ND Rectangle 10 minutes Large object, resembling a flat iron, sat motionless off the highway. 1/19/21
1/15/21 12:01 Oakhill OH Other It's been going on Listed above. They use there minds to try to get you to do what they want 1/19/21
1/14/21 22:15 Asheville NC Oval 30 minutes Bright oval-shaped object flying at considerable height in the night sky 1/19/21
1/14/21 18:15 Boise ID Light 30 seconds One light, two lights. Three lights, four.. and they're gone. 1/19/21
1/14/21 13:45 Lafayette CO Cylinder 5 minutes I was driving down US-287 in Lafayette near the Baseline intersection and something shiny caught my eye in the sky. I continued trying 1/19/21
1/14/21 10:00 Altadena CA Changing 52:00 Shape Changing Orbs and Glowing Cigars over JPL and Wilson observatory 1/19/21
1/14/21 05:45 Rockford MI Light Hour/s Bright light that moved in a very unusual "flight" pattern 1/19/21
1/14/21 02:20 Wareham MA Circle 2-3 seconds Reported as a meteor, American Meteor Society. Object was round, white, 1/4 the size of a full moon though very light haze moving SSE t 1/19/21
1/13/21 21:15 Cordele GA Triangle 1 minute Triangular-shaped, huge object with flashing red lights, hovered with no sound and disappeared. 1/19/21
1/13/21 19:00 Greenfield OH Light >1 hour Looked to north after getting out of car at 7:00 p.m. Well after dark, 36 degrees F. and 53% humidity. Seen ghostly cloud formation t 1/19/21
1/13/21 14:56 Pinehurst NC Oval 35 ((NUFORC Note: Witness provides no detailed information. PD)) 1/19/21
1/13/21 07:30 Thornton CO Unknown
Out of place contrail 1/19/21
1/13/21 07:30 Salt Lake City UT Light 2 minutes I was heading west on 4500 South 2300 East at approximately 7:30 a.m., noticed an object hovering in the sky to the west, I assumed was 1/19/21
1/13/21 Round Rock TX

3 or 4 ufos nightly 1/19/21
1/12/21 21:15 Pueblo West CO Light 2 seconds 2 second flash of what appeared to be 5-8 orange lights in a row, really close together, like a craft and happened 2X within 2 minutes. 1/19/21
1/12/21 19:03 Powdersville SC Light 5 seconds Ball of light speeding through the air. 1/19/21
1/12/21 19:00 Tempe AZ Light Seconds White/blue Orbs around 8-12 total two vertical rows motionless 4-6 orbs each row each orb seemed around 1/3 size of an airliner. 1/19/21
1/12/21 18:00 Belleville IL Light >3 minutes My son and I were siting in the Kitchen when a military helicopter flew low overhead (under 500'). We went outside to see what was hap 1/19/21
1/12/21 17:12 Tularosa NM Circle
blinking multicolor light with three orange lights emerging 1/19/21
1/12/21 16:00 Mustang/OKC OK Light 30 seconds - 1 minute Bright blue/white ' star-like' light in broad daylight appears, moves, then vanishes. 1/19/21
1/11/21 23:00 Lake Pleasant MA Light 1 hour Dancing Orange and red star 1/19/21
1/11/21 21:00 Bordentown NJ Sphere 3 minutes Bordentown NJ Fire Orange Sphere's 1/19/21
1/11/21 20:55 San Diego CA Light 1 minute Bright red light moving fast and high. 1/19/21
1/11/21 10:30 Rahway NJ Cylinder 5 minutes Vertical hovering Cylindrical shape object seen in Rahway New Jersey. 1/19/21
1/11/21 02:00 Lincoln NE Sphere 10 minutes Multicolor object that seemed to change colors green red blue i have video of it a metal ball that changed colors 1/19/21
1/10/21 20:00 Philadelphia PA Triangle 5 seconds V/Triangle-shaped, silent craft near Philadelphia on 1/10/21 1/19/21
1/10/21 20:00 Reading PA Oval 10 minutes I was on my way home and saw this big oval weird spaceship with two bright LED lights moving oddly really close to earth like 100ft or 1/19/21
1/10/21 20:00 Reading PA Oval 10 minutes I was ob my way home and saw this big oval weird spaceship with two bright LED lights moving oddly really close to earth like 100ft or 1/19/21
1/10/21 18:00 Brooklyn, NY NY Formation A few seconds Three or four glowing orbs in a straight line covered by a cloudy haze appeared for a few seconds then disappeared. 1/19/21
1/10/21 16:00 Colburn ID Light ~4-5 minutes I was driving north on US- Hwy95 just before I went over the pack river bridge me and my 7 year old daughter saw a light in the sky str 1/19/21
1/10/21 01:00 Richmondville NY Light 2 seconds Silent, bright green light darts across night sky and then disappears 1/19/21
1/9/21 23:00 Commerce GA Triangle 5 minutes 2 white UFO'S 1/19/21
1/9/21 21:32 La Mesa CA Fireball 1.5 minutes As I was going out to my car I grabbed what I needed shut the door and looked up at the sky and saw a huge Orange fireball but it didn' 1/19/21
1/9/21 20:51 Spring Hill FL Formation 3 minutes
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1/9/21 20:30 Medina OH Other 20 seconds Slow moving, low UFO seen in Medina, OH 01/09/21 1/19/21
1/9/21 18:55 Lancaster MA Flash 5 minutes At approximately 18:55 Eastern standard time I was driving along Route 110 and Mill Street in Lancaster Massachusetts. I noticed in th 1/19/21
1/9/21 16:00 Sydney NS Other 20 minutes Seen in sky floating upwards on January 9 at 4pm Atlantic time. Was the shape of a sheet with something in it floating upwards for 20m 1/19/21
1/9/21 08:00 Bloomingdale IL Cylinder once I saw a ship that i saw on tv a month ago, five states over from illinois. its big stays dark for 7 seconds then a light turns silver 1/19/21
1/9/21 06:32 Albuquerque NM Cigar 2-3 minutes Linear strand of approximately 5-10 white lights moving quickly and silently across the sky 1/19/21
1/9/21 06:00 Athelstane WI Disk 3 minutes Came out back door & immediately noticed Top hat shaped craft with amber & red lights and moving away from me towards cty c, first spot 1/19/21
1/9/21 00:15 Tustin CA Disk 10 seconds Unlit saucer seen suspended in air 1/19/21
1/8/21 20:30 Saint Peters MO Fireball 1 minute Firey UFO over Unincorporated Saint Peters 1/19/21
1/8/21 20:11 Springfield OR Triangle 20 seconds Triangular shaped object moving into a cloud. 1/19/21
1/8/21 15:29 Modesto CA Cross 5 seconds Sitting out back in broad daylight heard the sound barrier broke and seen a cross shaped aircraft flying by it came out of the clouds a 1/19/21
1/8/21 10:00 North Zulch TX Circle 3 hours It started with one medium sized bright white 🔴 it bounced around 15minutes. Then it was gone the next night I came out was bac 1/19/21
1/8/21 06:30 Painesville OH Circle Seconds While taking a picture of the sunset did not notice it with naked eye but in photo shows up clear. 1/19/21
1/8/21 06:00 Ras Al Khaimah (UAR)
Other 90 seconds Star like object without any trail travelling at very high speed from South to North in around 90 seconds. 1/19/21
1/8/21 03:22 Topeka KS Triangle 10 minutes I was driving north on Topeka Blvd. About 1/2 mile past Forbes Field when I saw a triangle UFO zig zagging around and then flew over th 1/19/21
1/8/21 01:43

Light 1 minute Strange light sighting in night sky 1/19/21
1/7/21 23:30 Marietta OH Unknown 5-6 minutes Huge city block length sighting in Marietta Ohio with 4 huge lights 1/19/21
1/7/21 21:30 Wichita KS Circle Still Occurring We have submitted the video my husband took tonight in Wichita. There were 3 circular objects hovering and quickly moving. Please see v 1/19/21
1/7/21 21:00 Mount vernon WA Light 1 hour plus My wife and I live outside city limits in Mount Vernon and we see 5 orange lights and 3 bright lights hovering above houses half a mile 1/19/21
1/7/21 20:00 Warminster PA Other 10 seconds Ufo chased by military over Warminster Pa 1/19/21
1/7/21 20:00 Feasterville PA Light 2 minutes Green humming lights followed by red blinking light as it passes a separate set of white lights that quickly vanish. 1/19/21
1/7/21 18:49 Pylesville MD Diamond 2 minutes Diamond shaped bright light aircraft seen slowly moving 1/19/21
1/7/21 18:31 Hatfield PA Cigar 30 seconds It was really loud and i first thought it was a helicopter or something like that but when i checked my app Flightradar24 there was no 1/19/21
1/7/21 18:30 Gardena CA
1 sec Bright flash causes black out 1/19/21
1/7/21 18:30 Gardena CA
1 sec Bright flash causes black out 1/19/21
1/7/21 17:00 Wells ME Light 5 seconds Greenish, white orb appears and drops straight to the ground. 1/19/21
1/7/21 14:30 Lakeland FL Circle 5 minutes Saw 3 crafts in triangle formation that rotated clockwise as a unit while simultaneously moving forward through the air. Two of the thr 1/19/21
1/6/21 21:15 Stillwater NY Sphere 8 - 10 minutes Saw a spherical object with extremely brilliant white, blue, yellow, reddish lights that glistened and pulsated. 1/19/21
1/6/21 17:48 Naugatuck CT Light 5 minutes While standing on my back porch I saw a very bright light in the distance.The light was traveling in my direction and flew in a east to 1/19/21
1/6/21 17:48 Naugatuck CT Light 5 minutes While standing on my back porch I saw a very bright light in the distance.The light was traveling in my direction and flew in a east to 1/19/21
1/6/21 17:48 Naugatuck CT Light 5 minutes While standing on my back porch I saw a very bright light in the distance.The light was traveling in my direction and flew in a east to 1/19/21
1/6/21 17:08 Phoenix AZ Changing 15 minutes Slowly moving object in sky. Either rotating or changing shape. Reflectivity changed second to second. 1/19/21
1/6/21 16:40 Bandar e anzali, iran
Oval
I saw an instagram story from my friend when she shows around and I spotted 3 UFO s and onnexrt story lt was two 1/19/21
1/6/21 00:00 Bristol CT Disk 2 hours They were like light blueish/ white circles moving in a figure 8 position repeatedly for a few hours. 1/19/21
1/5/21 22:00 Bristol CT Formation 1 hour Strange light formation appeared to be surveying residential area 1/19/21
1/5/21 22:00 Richmond MO Triangle 10 minutes very low load slow aircraft flew over Missouri last night. 1/19/21
1/5/21 21:40 Wolcott CT Disk 1 minute I was sitting in the car with my boyfriend, which is what we do every night. I was looking down on my phone and saw something move in t 1/19/21
1/5/21 20:15 St. Louis MO Light 2 seconds Bright blue light seen outside window 1/19/21
1/5/21 20:00 Harleyville SC Other 2 minutes 3 objects with bright flashing orange lights 1/19/21
1/5/21 20:00
MN Light continuous Strange objects around erupting volcano Fuego in Guatemala 1/19/21
1/5/21 19:00 Lakeland FL Circle 5 minutes ((MUFORC Note: Source of report provides no information about event. PD)) 1/19/21
1/5/21 17:43 Greenville CA Circle 20 mins I witnessed a circular object that was flashing in the sky, it looked as if it was bouncing around, and changed colors. It went from a 1/19/21
1/5/21 17:30 Weston CT Teardrop 4 seconds Big, bright white with neon green interior teardrop-shaped light crossed the road low in the night sky. 1/19/21
1/5/21 14:30 Lake Oswego OR Circle 10 seconds I was at work doing my normal thing of picking up small pieces of trash around an apartment complex. About 3 or 4 times a week, I hear 1/19/21
1/5/21 06:41 Springfield IL Circle 1 min 28 seconds Bright white circle light, with color changing illumination flying overhead on my walk before dawn. 1/19/21
1/5/21 06:15 Essex IL Flash 10 seconds Colorful flash of lights out of nowhere 1/19/21
1/5/21 01:00 bristol CT Formation 3hrs I WENT OUTSIDE AT 1 AM TO SEE IF IT WAS CLEAR ENOUGHT TO SET UP MY VIXEN 120MM F/8.3 REFRACTOR TELESCOPE, IT WAS CLOUDY THEN I NOTICED 1/19/21
1/4/21 23:46 Colcord OK Circle 15 seconds Bright white at the center blue light haze exterior, was about 50 Ft from my vehicle, if I had to guess the size 10-20 feet in diameter 1/19/21
1/4/21 21:00 Gresham OR Circle
Black sphere shaped with big light beam coming from the center. 1/19/21
1/4/21 18:30 Williams OR Flash 1 second I am submitting this to confirm other possible sighting reports about a flash of bright light (emanating around an even brighter white 1/19/21
1/4/21 18:00 East Hartford CT Fireball 5 to 8 seconds Bluish/green fire ball 1/19/21
1/4/21 11:00 Green Brooke NJ Disk Around 1 minute Saucer or diamond shaped craft with four lights (3 appearing in somewhat of a triangle and one on the bottom) flew horizontally in sky 1/19/21
1/4/21 10:49 Erie CO

MADAR Node 39 1/19/21
1/4/21 06:17 Safford AZ Fireball 1-3 seconds Fireball seen over Safford Mine 1/19/21
1/4/21 05:30 Jonesboro AR

MADAR Node 143 1/19/21
1/4/21 05:02 St. Peter MN

MADAR Node 60 1/19/21
1/4/21 04:20 Mooresburg TN Changing 5-10minutes Unknown pulsing object 1/19/21
1/3/21 23:00 Flat Rock IL Disk 20 minutes There was an orange light that was hovering. I went further out into my yard and I could then see some blue, green, and red lights. It 1/19/21
1/3/21 23:00 Edgewater MD Unknown 1 minute Bright, flashing multi colored lights coming from object traveling across the sky 1/19/21
1/3/21 22:20 Mustang OK Cylinder 3 minutes 2 groups of 3 to 6 bright orange cylindrical objects appearing and then disappearing as though they "burned out". 1/19/21
1/3/21 21:19 Trenton NJ

MADAR Node 62 1/19/21
1/3/21 19:30 Lakeland TN Sphere 10 min 4 orange orbs flying horizontally in the sky 1/19/21
1/3/21 19:30 Lakeland TN Sphere 10 min 4 orange orbs flying horizontally in the sky 1/19/21
1/3/21 16:00 Denver CO Cigar 1 min White cigar shaped object over DIA or Buckley Air force base 1/19/21
1/3/21 10:00 Salida CO Circle Didn't watch long enough A star like object stagnant with a sudden light speed movement a little ways away. 1/19/21
1/3/21 01:00 Hampton AR Circle
Have videos of UFO the light on it would be bright and then go dim there appeared to be smaller ones nearby it. 1/19/21
1/2/21 22:30 Rahway NJ Cigar 30 seconds It was follow a air plain high in the West sky,red in color, no sound, then it sorry off passing the plain, then it was gone, but the 1/19/21
1/2/21 21:30 Buxton ME Cross 30 seconds Close encounter with a massive UFO in Buxton, Maine 1/19/21
1/2/21 18:30 Pipersville PA Triangle 25 seconds huge V shaped white lights. 5 lights on each side. No noise. Very odd sort of vapor trail appears then gone. 1/19/21
1/2/21 18:28 Tucson AZ Light 1 minute Orange erratic light over Tucson 1/19/21
1/2/21 18:20 Clarendon VT Other 10 Seconds Tetris-like Football Goal 1/19/21
1/2/21 17:13 Near DISTRICT of Columbia
Unknown
Was headed towards Washington d.c....about 10 minutes out...when we was recording...didn't realize until we a couple hours later after 1/19/21
1/2/21 14:04 Gulfport MS Sphere Less than one minute Adult woman observed sphere moving west, just below clouds. 1/19/21
1/2/21 11:30 Middletown KY Disk 45 minutes When originally spotted it had red lights on that where in a saucer or disc shape. The object was moving left to right and stopping on 1/19/21
1/2/21 09:30 Cabo San Lucas (Baja)(Mexico)
Unknown
((NUFORC Note: Witness does not provide any detailed information. PD)) 1/19/21
1/2/21 01:00 Mountainside NJ Unknown 3 Hours After encountering a strange scene on the highway, I couldn’t account for three hours of my time. 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:00 Rapid City SD Light On going 70 lights all moving around sky. Initially look like stars but are rapidly blinking. An seemingly in atmosphere. Some are orange.some a 1/19/21
1/1/21 20:28 TAMPA FL Fireball 1 minute Large, orange fireball over Tampa, FL at 8:28 p.m. on Jan 1st 1/19/21
1/1/21 20:22 Star Valley AZ

MADAR Node 53 1/19/21
1/1/21 19:48 Richland WA Unknown 45 seconds Walking my dog & began filming with my iPhone 12 what I thought was a plane near Hanford. 1/19/21
1/1/21 15:25 Towson MD

MADAR Node 31 1/19/21
1/1/21 11:10 Royal Palm Beach FL

MADAR Node 76 1/19/21
1/1/21 04:38 Near Philadelphia MS Circle Approx. 1 hr My friend and I were en route to Philadelphia, Miss. I think the road is 116(?). I noticed 2 suns. Then hundreds and hundreds of pink o 1/19/21
1/1/21 04:00 Mt.Tremper NY NY Disk On and off for 3 hours Catskills (Mt.Tremper) NIGHT TIME UFO SIGHTINGS 1/19/21
1/1/21 02:26 Burkburnett TX Light 7 hours Lights circling. 1/19/21
1/1/21 01:08 Garretsville OH

MADAR Node 64 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:40 Fort Myers FL Sphere 10 minutes 4 Flame Orange & 1 Red Fast Moving Orbs New Years Morning 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:15 lehigh acres FL Fireball 30 Minutes 20-25 fireballs/orbs flying high above my neighborhood over the course of 30 mins, each zooming off before they disappeared. 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:12 Rocklin/ Roseville CA Fireball 5 min Red very bright ball of light. It was cylindrical in shape and flickered. 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:10 Tucson AZ Formation 10 min Five of us watched a formation of about 40+ sparkling objects fade in and out below the moon for about 10 minutes. 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:07 Marcus Hook PA Fireball One minute Orange fireball traveling at high speed 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:05 Albuquerque NM Formation :30 My son and grand daughter went outside to watch fireworks on NYE 2020/2021 , I told them too cold so I did not go w them. My granddaugh 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:00 Riverview FL Circle 1 minute Round, possibly saucer shaped, with red lights rotating around it. 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:00 PHOENIX AZ Circle 8 min low flying circular red shapes were seen during the fireworks by Tempe Town lake at midnight. one at a time the objects appeared one af 1/19/21
1/1/21 00:00 Tempe AZ Sphere 18 Minutes Six orange/red orbs one by one flew over Tempe AZ new years eve 2020 over 18 min from low altitude to disappearing into space 1/19/21