National UFO Reporting Center
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
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
10/13/20 20:40 Glace Bay (Canada) NS Oval 5 minutes I and my wife witnessed a orange glowing light in the south west sky at aprox 70deg. It was sitting in the sky an was rotating in a cir 12/23/20
9/8/20 20:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Formation hours three bright red lights in a row hovering over the city of halifax on the night of September 7th and then again on the 8th. Both betwee 11/5/20
8/15/20 22:00 Hants County (Canada) NS Light A minute White starlike light seen by two 8/27/20
5/8/20 08:00 Pleasant Balley (Canada) NS Unknown Unknown I took a picture of a road sign and caught a white object in the sky. I didn’t see it at the time the photo was taken. Later on, lookin 6/25/20
4/25/20 21:39 Cole Harbour (Canada) NS Formation 21:40 Strange Light Formation spotted on back deck. ((Spacelink satellites?)) 6/25/20
10/16/19 11:00 Digby (Canada) NS Circle All night
8/26/19 02:02 Forest Glade NS Light So far 1 hour Singular light, a regular bright star bit with more light than any. It jerks around in random ways. ((anonymous report)) 9/6/19
6/30/19 River Denys (Canada) NS Oval 30 seconds it was pure white I have never seen a white one before 2/25/20
2/23/19 19:45 Little Lorraine (Canada) NS Light 10 seconds Bright light, appears then streaks through sky 2/27/19
9/13/18 11:25 Petite Rivier NS Flash 10 seconds Running down rural road at night, green strobe light appeared behind. Looking back there was a green strobing light that streaked abov 9/27/18
7/5/18 21:05 New Minas (Canada) NS Cigar 20 seconds I saw a cigar shaped craft silver in color 3,00 feet high for 10-15 sec it made no sound or trail. ((anonymous report)) 7/13/18
4/30/18 21:00 Sydney (Canada) NS Triangle 20 mintes Triangular blinking lights always at the same time but offsetting and same distance apart very large flew right over city. 7/25/19
12/20/17 17:45 Smiths Cove (Canada) NS Circle 3-4 seconds Ball of light outlined in a firey red soars across the sky. ((anonymous report)) 12/21/17
11/30/17 20:30 Sydney (Canada) NS Unknown 20 minutes SEEN STRANGE MOVING LIGHTS MOVING OVER SYDNEY, CANADA. ((anonymous report)) 12/4/17
8/21/17 21:30 Truro (Canada) NS Changing 3 minutes + Triangle with 1 green light, 2 white lights, Flys low to ground over truro 8/24/17
3/10/17 22:00 Yarmouth (Nova Scotia)(Canada) NS Rectangle 2 minutes Craft not moving, w/bright white lights on each side and illuminated in the central portion; no red or green lights. ((anon. report)) 3/17/17
3/9/17 00:00 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 1 hour BRIGHT LIGHTS OVER DARTMOUTH NOVA SCOTIA. ((anonymous report)) 3/10/17
1/20/17 21:00 Dominion (Canada) NS Fireball 2 minutes At 2100hrs on Jan 20/2017 noticed white light flashing in the sky, almost similar to airport lights when a plane is landing.. I do live 1/25/18
1/18/17 21:50 Truro (Nova Scotia)(Canada) NS Triangle 1-2 minutes Triangle light form, silent, slow and strange 1/19/17
12/9/16 05:25 Truro (Canada) NS Oval 2-3 seconds Oval/ 1st was oval yellowsish red white glowing and gone. 2nd obj was white light like extremely brighter than a star. 12/15/16
10/21/16 20:30 Glace Bay (Canada) NS Formation 5-10 seconds In front of my house I saw a reversed pattern Of star like objects Number 5-6 of them making a backward P in sky. and it was tilted a b 1/6/17
9/10/16 01:30 Sydney (Australia) NS Other 5 minutes 2 green lights that moved very fast can also disappear and stop on a dime in mid air and made no noise whatsoever 9/15/16
8/3/16 04:10 Yarmouth (Canada) NS Other Unknown still present Three white lights on top an one light on bottom a cluster of lights together not moving or flashing. 8/4/16
8/1/16 21:30 New Waterford (Canada) NS Circle 6+ minutes Strange balls of light seen in sky over Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. 8/16/16
1/25/16 19:28 Windsor (Canada) NS Light Continous Flashing lights of mulitiple colors in sky. Not moving and flashes not consistant. ((NUFORC Note: Twinkling star? PD)) 1/29/16
12/13/15 17:50 Musquodoboit Harbor (Canada) NS

Saw huge, bright fluorescent white orb appear in the Easterly night sky, did about turn (like a camera shutter) instantly disappeared. 12/17/15
10/10/15 22:30 Halifax (Canada) NS Fireball 5 minutes Two red orbs over home in Halifax. 10/16/15
10/1/15 20:00 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 20 minutes It appeared to be an aircraft until I noticed that it stayed in one area for a long time (20min). It frequently appeared and reappeared 10/9/15
9/18/15 15:01 Cape Sable Island (Canada) NS Disk 75 minutes Daylight sighting of Saucer shaped craft with design underneath. Inside glowing electric blue. 9/27/18
5/14/15 20:10 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Circle 3 minutes Object and jets 5/22/15
4/1/15 23:00 Parma (Canada) NS Triangle 5 minutes ((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no information about sighting. PD)) 4/3/15
3/11/15 21:30 Pictou Landing (Canada) NS Circle 40 seconds Orange/red ball of light, arrived into field of view from southeast faster than a military jet, slowed, zig-zagged, turned to the north 3/13/15
2/17/15 06:00 River Denys (Canada) NS
1 minute Bright round light drifted straight down from the sky. 2/20/15
1/26/15 19:00 Truro (Canada) NS Cylinder 2 minutes These were not aircraft that i have ever seen before.we both took immediate notice of their odd configuration. 1/30/15
1/14/15 23:46 Halifax (Canada) NS Circle 12 minutes Round circular pattern of lights yellow/orange, 6 with 1 red in the middle and multiple red slow pulsing lights. 1/16/15
1/10/15 18:30 Sydney (Canada) NS Light 15 seconds Strange tumbling lights in sky. 1/16/15
1/10/15 18:20 Sydney (Canada) NS Sphere 2 minutes Mothership and Two Orbs 1/16/15
12/5/14 21:30 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 30 minutes I went outside to my balcony to have a smoke and I looked up to the sky and saw 15 lights flashing and blinking. Some were hovering and 12/12/14
10/20/14 18:55 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 3 minutes Small bright red light surrounded by a blue/purplish halo or ring 11/6/14
9/19/14 19:30 Halifax (Canada) NS Changing 3-4 minutes Yesterday evening my girlfriend and I where at the bayers lake movie theatre , walking over to target I noticed a very bright what look 9/25/14
9/6/14 21:20 Debert (Canada) NS Sphere 4 mins Large orange ball in sky with no tail moving west to east approx 4 mins duration 9/11/15
8/29/14 22:30 Ingonish (Canada) NS Oval few minutes Glowing yellow ellipse shaped object. 9/5/14
8/25/14 00:00 Plympton (Canada) NS Rectangle 35 minutes Hovering, northern sky, Plympton. Flashing green, red, blue white lights. 8/29/14
6/9/14 13:00 Cape Breton (Canada) NS Disk 1 second Noticed the object in a photo we took of a deer. ((NUFORC Note: We suspect photo is of a bird in flight. PD)) 6/13/14
4/15/14 23:00 Annapolis Royal NS Disk 1 minute ((HOAX??)) Glowing blue disc with open engine bay and alien encounter. 5/11/17
3/25/14 06:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Circle 30 minutes Moving stars and V-shaped craft. 3/27/14
2/17/14 19:35 Beaverbank (Canada) NS Unknown 30+ seconds Constant green light with flashing red. 2/21/14
1/12/14 22:30 Annapolis Valley (Canada) NS Flash 3 minutes Was driving down the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia, and suddenly the whole sky was filled with multiple-colored flashes. 1/24/14
12/12/13 22:30 New Glasgow (Canada) NS Light 3 seconds Four Fast Walkers caught on NightVision. 12/23/13
9/29/13 18:00 Westfield (Canada) NS Fireball 3 minutes White hot huge fireball. 9/30/13
9/19/13 19:39 Pictou (Canada) NS Circle 95 seconds Images on digital photos taken Sept 19th and just noted Oct 1st in squence and time stamped. ((NUFORC Note: Lens flare? PD)) 10/3/13
9/15/13 19:15 Halifax (Canada) NS Cigar 3 minutes Bright white color sigar shape object over Nova Scotia. 9/30/13
8/5/13 19:05 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Cigar 2 minutes Large Cigar Shaped object bright white in colour 8/30/13
5/4/13 23:00 Molega North (Canada) NS Fireball ~1 minute Blue/green fireball observed over Molega lake, Nova Scotia, Canada. No sound at all. 6/2/13
4/15/13 22:00 Greenwood (Canada) NS Sphere 30 minutes Tri-coloured flashing light circular object, staionary in the sky colours were red, blue and white. ((NUFORC Note: Star?? PD)) 5/15/13
3/17/13 01:00 Sydney (Canada) NS Fireball 40 seconds Driving on grand lake road, noticed a large orange/green glow ripping across the sky with a lit up tail before disappearing, over grand 5/15/13
3/1/13 06:18 Annapolis Basin (Canada) NS Light 30 seconds I woke at 6:15 stood up to look out the window as it had been snowing, it was still dark and the window was slightly open. 3/3/13
12/25/12 19:00 Frenchvale (Nova Scotia)(Canada) NS Light 3 minutes Four orange lights in the sky. 2/4/13
12/12/12 17:40 Sydney (Canada) NS Sphere 5 seconds Ball of light ignights into a green flare-up.Ball of light ignites into a green flare-up. 12/20/12
10/18/12 05:00 Greewood (Canada) NS Flash >1hour Bright yellowish light bounces back and forth in the cool clear night sky 10/30/12
10/3/12 03:00 Fenwick (Canada) NS Circle 20 minutes I noticed that several other star sized lights were moving in the same direction, There was too many to count there was over 40. 10/30/12
9/9/12 14:00 Pictou (Canada) NS Disk 10 minutes Spotted a object over the town's business district approximately half a mile distant and about 800 to 1000 ft high and climbing slowly. 9/24/12
8/25/12 21:30 East Mountain (Canada) NS Fireball 30 seconds We saw a huge Fireball come to earth in a shallow arch.It was an inch wide in diameter and a long trailing smoke trail ,maybe about 2 i 9/24/12
8/9/12 18:30 Glace Bay (Canada) NS Fireball 10 minutes Orange Fireball that turned into a large dark round object as it flew out over the ocean and disappeared 10/30/12
7/13/12 22:40 Truro (Canada) NS Fireball 3-5 minutes I saw a light in the sky that seemed close to the ground, to move fast and travel on a curved path and was silent.. 8/5/12
6/30/12 01:30 Bridgewater (Canada) NS Light 10 seconds Bright light in the Sky. 2/28/13
6/17/12 02:05 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 20 seconds Datmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, a flashing, star-like object manouvers sharply before disappearing. 6/20/12
5/4/12 21:30 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Other 20 min+ Last night, May 4 2012, I seen a large bright still object in the sky very close to the Dartmouth Power Plant stacks, the object hovere 5/13/12
9/1/11 22:00 Wellington (Canada) NS Other Several hours Multiple objects- Nightly- Four Week period. ((NUFORC Note: We suspect celestial bodies, possibly twinkling stars. PD)) 10/10/11
8/5/11 22:30 Shubenacadie East (Canada) NS Light 30 minutes During a family campfire my Father noticed 2 bright white lights travelling very slowly across the sky.He had watched the light travel 11/12/15
6/30/11 22:00 Halifax (Canada) NS
continuous Glowing green line expands and contracts. 2/7/14
5/21/11 01:27 Halifax (Canada) NS Triangle 20-40 Minutes The lights flew acrossed the sky faster then any shooting star/meteor shower i have ever seen, moved back and forth acrossed the sky. 5/29/11
3/29/11 21:45 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 1min 50 secs Bright white/orange light over Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Mar 29/11 4/3/11
2/13/11 07:35 Clementsport (Canada) NS Egg 3 seconds The fastest thing I ever saw in the daytime, in the sky. 2/18/11
11/28/10 05:30 Sydney (Canada) NS Light 15 Three lights looking like stars .Two were moving one was not..Nov.28 2010 1/5/11
9/23/10 23:41 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 5 mins bright lights circle dartmouth night sky 11/21/10
9/5/10 02:15 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Oval 1. 5 hr Sunday Sept 6 2010 Dartmouth Nova Scotia I woke up at around 2 am and decided to have a smoke after using the washroom. I leaned out 11/21/10
9/1/10 21:30 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Light 2 minutes Flashing light over Dartmouth NS Canada 11/21/10
8/20/10 23:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 2.5 A bright green line about an inch in length, just beyond the cloud-line. 8/24/10
8/19/10 21:05 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 20 min Bright green light. 8/24/10
8/12/10 22:24 Ingonish (Canada) NS Light 60 mins. Light outside, high in the air, minimal movement , ingonish NS Canada 8/24/10
8/12/10 22:24 Ingonish (Canada) NS Light 60 mins. On the date of August 12th 2010 I seem to have witnessed an extraterrestrial event. 8/24/10
8/9/10 21:30 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 5 minutes Green light in night sky over halifax, nova scotia 8/24/10
7/19/10 23:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Light
Green line over Halifax 7/28/10
7/10/10 23:15 Halifax (Canada) NS Other Aprx. 5 - 10 mins Green line in the sky shaped as a straight line 8/24/10
7/8/10 19:25 Sydney (Canada) NS Cylinder 2-3 minutes Bright cylindrical craft flew northward over Sydney, Nova Scotia 7/10/10
6/15/10 21:18 Hatchet Lake (Canada) NS Triangle 10 min ((HOAX??)) STEALTH BOMBER like aircraft swallows what looked like a 747; followed by lots of UFO pulsating activity. 6/23/10
5/20/10 23:40 Port Hawkesbury (Canada) NS Light 15 Mins Five UFO's one very Close and Zipped away very fast 6/3/10
4/21/10 21:30 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 2.5 hours Long, strait, bright, green light above the clouds. 5/12/10
1/16/10 21:25 Halifax (Canada) NS Other
5 lights (orange) flying from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to the Ocean-- Atlantic 2/14/10
11/22/09 00:00 Wolfville (Canada) NS Fireball 10 minutes It was around midnight I had woken up to a humming sound , and bright orange light that was moving back and forth outside my window. T 2/14/10
9/22/09 20:20 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 1 min Bright white light bobbing across the sky for about 1 min over Dartmouth Nova Scotia Canada, Sept 22nd 12/12/09
9/8/09 21:00 Middle Sackville (Canada) NS Light 2 minutes 2 lights of different intensity cross entire sky with one brighter than Mars. ((NUFORC Note: ISS and Space Shuttle in formation. PD)) 12/12/09
8/16/09 23:00 Middleton (Canada) NS Light 3 seconds Neon green light, zig-zag flight pattern 8/27/09
7/11/09 21:30 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Triangle 2-4 Minutes Triangle ufo with 3 lights. 8/5/09
6/30/09 Nova Scotia (Canada) NS Triangle
Black triangle spotted in Google Street View images in Canada. 1/31/20
5/25/09 21:32 Halifax (Canada) NS Light 45 seconds Bright stationary light seen from onboard a commercial airliner near Halifax, which got brighter then shut off. 6/9/09
3/1/09 15:30 Windsor (Canada) NS Egg 6 Minutes Egg shaped UFO floating and levitating before blinking off. 3/19/09
2/24/09 21:00 New Glasgow (Canada) NS Diamond
strange object noticed in sky, 4 distinct lights, diamond shaped. 3/19/09
2/17/09 19:00 Dartmouth (Canada) NS Triangle walking dog THE PRT AND STARBOAD RUNNING LIGHTS 3/19/09
10/15/08 21:00 Nine Mile River (Canada) NS Light 1 minute Green light paced my pickup truck on rural road, then sped off and headed east towards the atlantic ocean. 5/15/13
9/5/08 23:00 Sydney (Canada) NS Unknown 5mins three ships high in orbit triangle formation 10/31/08
8/23/08 18:00 Wolfville (Canada) NS Sphere 15min Orange metal sphere 200+' up reflecting sunlight 6pm watched 15min got smaller as if it were ascending 10/31/08
8/21/08 21:32 Halifax (Canada) NS Formation 1 minute Observed a v-shaped group of red objects moving north to south. 10/31/08
8/16/08 00:00 Five Islands (Canada) NS Circle about an hour Object disguises itself as a star 10/31/08
7/30/08 22:35 Berwick(town) (Canada) NS Light 15min Three glowing orange objects passed over town about five minutes apart. 10/31/08
7/19/08 Carleton (Canada) NS Circle 0 Gone in A Flash! 8/12/08
7/6/08 01:00 New Glasgow (Canada) NS Changing 2 seconds Wow 8/12/08
7/1/08 22:00 Truro (Canada) NS Light 1/2 hr to 45 mins Glowing object in the sky over fireworks display. 8/12/08
5/20/08 22:00 Lower Sackville (Canada) NS Unknown 2 3 red vertical lights moving slow and silent over sackville. 1/12/12
5/8/08 03:58 New Waterford (Canada) NS Light 5 minutes Large bright light slowly flying/hovering over New Waterford/Lingan 6/12/08
2/19/08 02:15 Sydney (Canada) NS Fireball 15 seconds very high green fireball very high velocity 3/4/08
1/27/08 01:00 Sackville (Canada) NS Circle 2-3 Seconds Bright-White round-shape in the sky for a couple of seconds 2/14/08
8/25/07 10:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Light for at least 5 hours green line of light seen over halifax for hours. ((NUFORC Note: Possible contrail. PD)) 10/8/07
8/24/07 01:45 Halifax (Canada) NS Unknown 60 minutes August 24, 2007 1:30 am bright green/blue light steaks appear in sky over Halifax, NS at RNSYS. ((NUFORC Note: Possible star?? PD)) 10/8/07
8/12/07 01:00 New Waterford (Canada) NS Circle 30 seconds Orange circles moving around the sky then speeding off out of sight 8/14/07
8/5/07 21:45 Cape Breton (Canada) NS
1/2 hour Pilots must have seen these strange lights. 8/7/07
7/17/07 01:00 Pleasant Bay (Canada) NS Light 10 seconds Bright light appears and then fades as it crosses the sky. ((NUFORC Note: Flare from Iridium satellite. PD)) 8/7/07
7/3/07 23:59 Halifax (Canada) NS Light abut 30 min it was around midnight i was sitting my deck and i sow a bright green line in the sky i even took some pictures of it it lasted about 3 8/7/07
6/27/07 03:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Cigar 8 min neon green, disappears and reappears 8/7/07
5/31/07 16:00 Five Islands (Canada) NS Oval about 4min Oval shaped with antenna flying in small circles in day time 6/12/07
4/21/07 19:00 Nova Scotia (south shore) (Canada) NS Light 30 sec. Glowing white light moving very fast fades away abruptly. South shore nova scotia canada. ((NUFORC Note: Satellite, or ISS?? PD)) 4/27/07
3/10/07 02:30 Hammonds Plains (Canada) NS Unknown 15 - 20 minutes It was the night of March 10th 2007 at around 2:10 in the morning. Me and my best friend Steve were sitting in his car waiting to go on 4/27/07
2/1/07 01:00 Lunenburg (Canada) NS Light 10 seconds light in nova scotia, canada 2/24/07
1/7/07 01:30 Pictou (Canada) NS Other 5/10 seconds The object was 80 degree up to the west two lines very bright lime green moving very fast down past the line of sight. 2/1/07
12/6/06 02:30 Nova Scotia (200 Miles SE) (Canada) NS Sphere 20 Minutes Bright Orange Object at 38000ft 200 miles SE of Nova Scotia, viewed for 15 Minutes. 2/1/07
9/26/06 10:30 Lake Echo (Canada) NS Triangle 1 minutes Triangle shaped object over the HRM, Nova Scotia. 10/30/06
8/20/06 23:30 New Victoria (Cape Breton) (Canada) NS Light 15 minutes 3 Lights chase a car in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. 2/1/07
8/20/06 08:00 New Waterford, Cape Breton (Canada) NS Light 15 3 friends and I of New Waterford, Cape Breton discover a UFO hovering over the ocean/cliff 6/12/07
8/11/06 23:38 Sheet Harbour (Canada) NS Circle 5:00 mins it moved and was big 10/30/06
7/12/06 00:00 Lr. Sackville (Canada) NS Cigar 5-6 mins fighter jets with unknown object 7/16/06
6/21/06 22:15 Truro (Canada) NS Unknown 1 minute Strange sight seen over nursing home. 7/16/06
5/7/06 22:50 Springhill (Canada) NS Light 5-7 minutes Shapeshifting light seen by 2 teenagers at night 9/24/12
7/22/05 15:30 Glace Bay (Canada) NS Light 15minutes saw obect at extemly high altiude going extremly fast, changed direction, dissapered. Compass deviated. ((NUFORC Note: Hoax?? PD)) 12/7/06
8/15/03 23:00 Sydney (Canada) NS Sphere 2 min while observing a jet aircraft over head in a easterly direction[heading over seas i would think]a round ball of light followed the jet 3/19/09
7/29/03 Atlantic Ocean (Canada) NS Circle 15 min baseball size lights,one behind the other,travelling in straight line 7/16/06
10/21/01 19:00 Whycocomagh (Canada) NS Oval 5 minutes whycocomagh,margaree valley mountain 2/1/07
9/1/01 22:00 Halifax (Canada) NS Fireball Seconds A bright green fireball in the sky that lasted only seconds. 1/10/09
9/30/97 20:00 Nova Scotia (Canada) NS Light 8-10 seconds. Single light resembling a star, but moving spuratically downwards and sideways. 10/30/06
7/31/93 23:00 Brentwood Short's Lake (Canada) NS Oval 4min it was massive and didn't make a noise... lights in a constant triangular formation crossing over the craft. 7/28/10
7/1/78 15:00 Newport Corner (Canada) NS Sphere 1 minute "Ball of mercury," obscured by sole cloud. Object suddenly ascends very rapidly and disappears from sight. ((anonymous report)) 11/30/18