National UFO ReportingCenter
Report Index For Post Date 981119

Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
11/17/98 23:55 Tavares FL Other 3 seconds Observing metor shower. 10 minutes into obsevation an object was seen to pass from NW to SE all lights extingwished. Estimate no more t 11/19/98
11/17/98 23:30 Morristown TN Changing
Had three lights alternating between red, green, and blue. Changed shape from saucered to triangular. ((NUFORC Note: Star?? PD)) 11/19/98
11/17/98 21:30 Goodyear AZ Light onehour I was at the window when I saw a yellow bright light then I called my mom and we stood there watching the strange light.Then a helico 11/19/98
11/17/98 05:00 Davenport IA Triangle 4 min Triangular shaped noiseless craft flew over head at approx 150 feet heading south by south west from my location. 11/19/98
11/17/98 04:35 Sacramento CA Circle 8-10 sec looked like a large star, moved for a couple seconds then shot out into space. 11/19/98
11/16/98 23:41 Kansas City (suburb Mission) KS Other 1 minute Was witnessed by my girlfriend on her way home. She stated that it was an orange colored "Glowing" round object leaving a trail behind 11/19/98
11/16/98 22:11 Greeley CO Triangle 5 seconds Looking for Leonid meteors saw triangle lights fly overhead 11/19/98
11/16/98 21:30 Las Vegas/Nellis AFB NV Fireball 30mins I work for KVBC Channel 3 in Las Vegas. I didn't see the objects myself. We recieved about 30+ phone calls about fireballs over Nellis 11/19/98
11/16/98 21:00 Pittsburgh PA Other 15min I saw 4 different aircrafts within a period of 15 min, all were square, low flying, had 3 round lights, and fast flashing red lights. 11/19/98
11/16/98 05:00 Belgrade MO Circle 30 seconds Spotted object overhead, then watched it shoot across the sky, coming from the northwest and traveling easterly. 11/19/98
11/16/98 04:45 Las Vegas NV Unknown 60 secs A bright Flash of something in the sky leaving a long trail lasting approx. 60 secs. and a long greenish hume to the tail. 11/19/98
11/16/98 02:30 Austin (Round Rock) TX Triangle 5 seconds Triangular object w/three hemi-spherical 'projections' from the bottom, travelling N-S reflecting pink glow of city lights. 11/19/98
11/15/98 22:00 Atlanta GA Unknown ?? WAGA-TV FOX 5 News Atlanta reported UFO sighting over the city of Atlanta. Actual footage was shown on the area. From - Wed Nov 18 11: 11/19/98
11/15/98 18:49 I-35 (about 3 miles north of West) TX Disk 1 minute ? driving south and saw unusual lights to the left. two lights hovered, blinked in sequence, then a long row lit up. behind,saw the shape 11/19/98
11/15/98 00:15 San Diego (Camp Pendleton) CA Fireball 1 second a fast moving, green-white, glowing object streaked across the sky. It moved southward as I drove south along I-5. 11/19/98
11/14/98 19:00 Mesa AZ Flash 2 seconds Bright blue-white flash on or near the northern horizon. It flared up and then was gone. 11/19/98
11/14/98 17:24 Denver CO Light 14 minutes My son and I saw and videotaped a sighting in the sky north of Denver on 11/14/98 beginning at 17:24 and ending at 17:38. 11/19/98
11/14/98 13:30 Marion IA Cylinder 5mins ten (10) white cylinder shaped objects flying in standard formattion, for appox. 5 minutes. 11/19/98
11/12/98 21:00 Waverly NE Fireball 2-3 seconds Large, bright green fireball 11/19/98
11/12/98 19:30 Blaine WA Flash 1 sec (twice) 2 bright green flashes each lasting about 1 sec separated by about 10 sec 11/19/98
11/12/98 02:00 Bend OR Disk 5-10 minutes Observed a disk-shaped object completing unbelievable maneuvers to the SE above the city of Bend, Oregon. Object hovered, did split sec 11/19/98
11/12/98 Louisville (seen from a/c @ FL450 ~ 75 NM S. of) KY Circle 2-3 Minutes Falcon 2000 Corporate flight crew spots strobe WELL above their cruise altitude of 45,000 feet... unknown source to air traffic contro 11/19/98
11/11/98 21:45 Oxford MS Triangle 45SEC-1.5MIN Slow fliying, triangular shaped object, that moved from the horizon, overhead, until it vanished from sighton the opposite horizon 11/19/98
11/11/98 20:23 Wheatridge (5 miles or so northwest of Denver) CO Triangle 15-20 seconds While standing outside with my wife, I looked up and to the north and saw a triangle craft or formation at about 5000 feet. There were 11/19/98
11/11/98 15:00 Dayton and Cincinnati (Between) OH Fireball Approx. 15 minutes Fireball in the sky. Looked comet-like. Then "stopped" because the "tail" of the comet-like object disappeard. Silver/gray and disc- 11/19/98
11/11/98 00:45 Derby, Derbyshire (UK/England)(UK)
Egg 1 sec We both were stood at my front door, and we both loked up at the same time to see an egg shaped object travel above the gap between the 11/19/98
11/10/98 21:05 DuBois PA Fireball 7-8 Seconds Bright Blue/Green fireball trailing a golden colored sparkling tail crossed from east to west 11/19/98
11/10/98 18:48 Federal Way WA Egg 5 seconds I was driving southbound on I-5,just past the Federal Way truck scales, when I noticed an unusual light that appeared to hover over the 11/19/98
11/10/98 18:48 Fresno (Northeast of) CA Light 15-20 sec. Two white lights beneath clouds-one fell at a 90 degree angle straight down, blinking continouslyand then stopped over the San Joaquin 11/19/98
11/10/98 18:30 Overland Park KS Disk
My friend and I were outside looking at the stars when we saw somthing moving. At first we thought it was a shooting star. Then it star 11/19/98
11/10/98 11:38 Rancho Cucamonga CA Disk 15 minutes Saw an anomoly at 11:38hundred hrs. Its shape was disk-like and hung around approximately 20 minutes. My friend had been looking at i 11/19/98
11/10/98 10:05 Norman OK Sphere 3 minutes A luminous whilte sphere flying slowly, Winked out of sight abruptly and did not reappear. 11/19/98
11/10/98 02:38 Maryland Height MO Sphere 0:10 Spotted it about 12 o'clock high. Moved east to west at about 600-700mph It had no con trail, or blinking lights. 11/19/98
11/9/98 22:00 Arlington TX Other 2-3 minutes Standing in driveway, saw a strange craft; weird altitude for airplane. It made no sound, and moved with speed of the if hi 11/19/98
11/9/98 01:00 Peabody MA Fireball 2sec. flash of light in sky. fireball coming down to earth at a 90 degree angle. 11/19/98
11/8/98 13:07 Salt Lake City UT Fireball
While listening to Ground Zero witness saw blue/green fireball shoot over salt lake city. incident was reported on air 11/19/98
11/8/98 00:05 Kaiapoi Christchurch (New Zealand)
Oval 8-10 seconds Taveling south about 3 times faster than an aircraft Light blue glow about 10000ft Size of 737 eastern sky 45deg travelling due south 11/19/98
11/7/98 21:50 Isle of Palms SC Cone 7-12 minutes We were looking towards the city of Charleston from the Isle of Palms when we noticed an extremely bight orange object moving slowly ac 11/19/98
11/7/98 20:44 Cleveland GA Light about 1 minute We were driving alone Hwy 129 towards Cleveland when we saw a green ball of light come down from the northeastern part of the sky, and 11/19/98
11/7/98 00:33 Chandler AZ Fireball 2 seconds Brief what appeared to be a shooting star, Bright green in color, and very close, and very brief. 11/19/98
11/6/98 21:15 Kingman AZ Fireball 2 min Large bright circular light 11/19/98
11/6/98 19:00 Bath (UK/England)
Light 10 secs 6 lights all in a row, behind each other, all white, 2nd light was brighter than the rest and the last 2 were close together. Observed 11/19/98
11/6/98 17:55 Bend OR Formation 15-20 seconds 5 objects in straight line following one another. 3 objects in front as bright as surrounding stars; 4th as bright as vega; 5th as brig 11/19/98
11/6/98 07:10 Bothell (north east Seattle area) WA Cylinder
Two cylinder objects as if they were clouds at first. One seemed to "land" or fly VERY low, stop and wasn't to be seen agian. 4 other 11/19/98
11/6/98 07:00 Bothell WA Oval half hour plus Saw 2 cylindrical and 4 oval objects slowly descend from clouds over the Wenatchee area. About 15 jets over area, but only 2 or 3 at a 11/19/98
11/5/98 23:24 Burien/SeaTac WA Flash 2 SECONDS At 11:24 PST., travelling southbound I-5, I saw a bright blue flash/streak heading from the southeast, from my point of view, to the so 11/19/98
11/5/98 18:15 Burbank CA Fireball 1 second Meteor Flash 90 degress down, at about 2000 feet. 11/19/98
11/5/98 18:12 Van Nuys CA Sphere 1 second Two green luminous spheres moving straight towards the ground and disappeared behind a building. 11/19/98
11/4/98 22:32 Novato/Petaluma area CA Fireball 2 seconds driving north on Hwy 101 saw a large object falling from the sky near the horizon. It started out as green, then turned white, then re 11/19/98
11/4/98 20:30 Plymouth MN Fireball 2 sec Bright green fireball with long tail seen plummetting from overhead towards the Northwest. Seemed to fall to earth, and not continue o 11/19/98
11/3/98 21:58 Belmont CA Light 1 second Saw a bright green fireball with yellow tail shooting directly downwards 11/19/98
11/3/98 20:13 Ogunquit ME Sphere :01 GREEN illuminated sphere hurling through sky 11/19/98
11/3/98 05:00 Baton Rouge LA Fireball 1-2 secs Bright Green Fireball followed by a tail of orange sparks 11/19/98
11/2/98 23:20 Dallas (Irving/Valley Ranch?) TX Fireball 1 second More than likely a shooting star, but thought I should report it. 11/19/98
11/2/98 03:45 Grand Rapids (North of) MI Fireball 1 minute Blue-green fireball appears, lighting the ground all around. Long "tail" has a small white light on it 11/19/98
11/1/98 16:30 Phoenix AZ Cross 5 seconds very high in sky, cross shaped object with white light on corners. there and then gone. 11/19/98
11/1/98 01:30 Big Rapids MI Fireball 1 minute A green fireball appeared suddenly and lit the ground all around the neighborhood, scaring my son and our dogs, then disappeared. 11/19/98
11/1/98 01:30 Joelton (Near; I-24) TN Other 2-4 min One Object, sighted in the southern sky, launched an object with running lights like a plane, turned 180 degrees, and morphed. 11/19/98
10/31/98 19:00 Missoula MT Changing 20 seconds I noticed a very dim pin point of what looked like a star go from a pin point to half the size of the moon while its light intensified 11/19/98
10/31/98 19:00 Interstate 80 (westbound, location unknown) OH Light 45 minutes A strange light behind the clouds followed our car for at least 45 minutes,appearing and disappearing several times,for alomost the ent 11/19/98
10/29/98 19:45 Lahaina HI Sphere 5 seconds My freind and I saw a bright sphere like object move across from West to East very rapidly. Towards the end of its flight path, a orang 11/19/98
10/29/98 03:30 Grand Rapids (North of) MI Fireball 1 minute A green fireball with a long "tail" moving rapidly and turning the landscape green 11/19/98
10/29/98 03:00 Lihue (Kauai) HI Other 7-10min I saw what at first was one glowing greenish light and then a total of three that moved in unison in a square pattern down/up and then 11/19/98
10/28/98 03:00 Polson/Pablo MT Disk hours Check the Polson Paper "Lake County Leader" for the date of 10/28/98. Many people sighted theses and a friend said he was abducted. I h 11/19/98
10/28/98 01:38 Spokane (I-90 from mile 238 eastbound, over) WA Fireball 4 seconds from south to north very fast went over horizon not sure of color 1/10 size of full moon 11/19/98
10/26/98 17:00 Redding CA Oval a second or two was watching kit of pigeons fly, saw out the corner of eye, noticed it and it was gone within a couple of seconds 11/19/98
10/26/98 17:00 Redding (a couple miles south of) CA Circle about 1 second was watching my kit of birmingham rollers fly, then out the corner of my left eye I noticed something shinney, like a dule chrome, just 11/19/98
10/24/98 20:15 Milwaukee WI Light 2 minutes observation of an orange object in the night sky 11/19/98
10/24/98 13:30 Westcliff (near) CO Circle <1 minute A friend and myself went to take some pictures of an area we were planning on investing in when we spotted a strange object. 11/19/98
10/23/98 18:04 Seattle (I-5 at about NE 65th) WA Fireball 1 second or less While driving north on I-5 at approximately NE 65th and looking to the northwest towards Greenlake, I saw an electric blue fireball tha 11/19/98
10/23/98 18:00 Marysville WA Fireball 1 second or less While driving northwest on Totem Beach Road, north of 64th NW, my housemate saw an electric blue triangular shapes fireball light with 11/19/98
10/19/98 18:00 Virginia Beach VA Fireball 10 minutes 2 fireballs flying north to southwest about the speed of jetliner. 11/19/98
10/19/98 00:34 Vernal UT Unknown 2:00 hrs. We were Elk hunting when we saw what appeared to be a plane crashing. So we got in our truck and proceeded over the ridge to investigat 11/19/98
10/16/98 Ronan/Polson (Lake County) MT Disk 3 hours Two large craft stationery @ 20000 feet above sea level 11/19/98
10/14/98 22:00 Tucson AZ Oval 2 min. At approx. 10:00 Pm, we were sitting on the porch off an upstairs bedroom facing the eastern sky. I was standing looking at the stars 11/19/98
10/12/98 07:00 Murray UT Light 5 min. It was a red light in the north west sky. it rose very slowly for about three minetes and then droped down flashing red and white.To sl 11/19/98
10/8/98 21:00 Fort Collins CO Other 30 sec - 1 min. Double boomerang formation or chevrons tip to tip, a dozen or so white lights, not blinking, moving slowly NE to SW, no sound 11/19/98
10/6/98 02:00 Vass (Town of, on hwy #1) NC Circle 3 sec. I saw a green irredesent ball in the sky 11/19/98
10/1/98 23:10 Mosinee WI Other 5 minutes I was driving south on U.S. Hwy 51 and I saw a craft that didn't move for 5 or more minutes. The craft also made no noise. 11/19/98
10/1/98 21:00 Wadley (5 hrs from San Luis Opsipo) (Mexico)
Triangle 15 min each While on a 5-day camping trip in Mexico, two campers had a close encounter on TWO occasions. 11/19/98
10/1/98 18:50 La Jolla (oveR) CA Fireball six to seven seconds At dusk, an orange,white,pink,and voilet color fireball traveled totally horizontal west to east,not as fast as a shooting star,and the 11/19/98
9/27/98 23:35 Burien WA Triangle 4 seconds Exactley the same as the Salt Lake City,UT sighting Reported 9/26/98. I read it for the first time today and it's what convinced me to 11/19/98
9/25/98 20:00 Acampo CA Teardrop 2-3 sec An orange colored, teardrop shaped object trailed by white sparks appeared in the Eastern sky at about 130 degrees from the horizon. 11/19/98
9/15/98 22:00 Melbourne Beach FL Circle 10sec What looked like a bright green ball entering the atmosphere. 11/19/98
9/15/98 21:00 Wadley, San Luis Potosi, SLP (In the desert near) (Mexico)
Disk 15 min, 5 minutes Craft was approaching, it accelerated very fast, stopped and changed direction several times. 11/19/98
9/15/98 20:15 Hodgkins IL Sphere 2minutes What I saw was purely unexpected, the sun had just set and I was sitting in my car when I noticed one plane being followed by what look 11/19/98
9/10/98 23:15 Mannering Park (NSW, Australia)
Disk weird we were coming home from a party when we saw a strange shape in the sky. It was dark and we couldn't make it out properly, but then sud 11/19/98
9/4/98 15:00 Cheyenne WY Cigar 1 minute Saw two silver objects flying over Cheyenne. Performed odd maneuvers. Thought nothing of it until I got into the city & saw an AF copte 11/19/98
9/2/98 00:30 Cheyenne WY Light 6 sec Light traveled from horizon to horizon in six seconds. Flashed at ending horizon. 11/19/98
8/12/98 03:15 Cleveland (above cei plant. public power.) OH Diamond 3,4 min hovering craft small yellow/white orb decends from middle bottom of craft 20/25 feet slowly rising back up to main craft.craft glows a 11/19/98
7/25/98 02:30 Baker/Las Vegas (Between; 30 mi. NE of Baker on I-5 East) CA Teardrop 3 minutes Flouresent Green with yellow/red trailing fire, dropping at a 60-70 degree angle to floor of desert, 1/2 mile each side of freeway. 11/19/98
11/17/97 05:30 Bracketville TX Cigar 15 mins I was deer hunting when i saw it . The sun hadnt came up yet when i noticed what i thought was a star in the horizon , it was moving an 11/19/98
10/1/97 21:30 Oakland OR Light 1 minute High altitude light turned, dropped several Thousand feet, turned and disappeared! 11/19/98
8/28/97 22:00 Coeur d'Alene ID Triangle ~35 minutes my self and several others saw a ship fly over our house , very quiet, no sound at all, was black no lights, had a true shape to it,Tri 11/19/98
8/15/97 05:40 Lenexa (Greater Kansas City Metro Area) KS Disk 5 seconds An object moving at a high rate of speed, leaving a bright pink trail. 11/19/98
7/15/97 23:00 Lake Fork TX Light 30 sec. Bright light illuminates area and then turns and moves away without any sound 11/19/98
7/2/97 21:30 Calistoga (Knights Valley) CA Triangle 15 mn A Large triangular aircraft passed silently overhead. It had 4 lights in front, a bright light underneath, a wavelike column of yellow- 11/19/98
12/17/96 00:30 Bellingham WA Egg 3 minutes large egg shaped bubble, could see through it yet it was irredecent. About the size of a large pickup truck. Vibrating yet silent 11/19/98
8/1/96 17:45 Granite City IL Sphere 20 minutes We saw somthing in the sky that resembled sky writer plane @ first, but then turned into a pulsating ball. 11/19/98
2/10/96 17:00 Mount Shasta CA Fireball 10 seconds Driving on the road which ascends Mt. Shasta, first mile in. Object seen above and to front of car. 11/19/98
11/1/95 16:00 Lake Forest CA Unknown 1 min Two bright headlights hovered noiselessly. Eyes adjusted and saw a Stealth shape head on. Finally able to see orange whisp of light whe 11/19/98
10/12/95 20:30 Pueblo CO Triangle 10 sec. 3 Triangular craft passed directly overhead. They were flying in a "V" formation at low altitude. There was no sound. These objects we 11/19/98
7/15/95 22:30 South Prarie WA Fireball 4 seconds fireball/5 minu Fireball due north of my position, straight into ground on top of hill above Orting WA. Helicopter no markings searched area for 15-20 11/19/98
5/28/95 16:00 Deming (south of) NM Unknown 2min??? travelling westbound on amtrak.....recorded object on video tape.....never timed it...just guessing....just found your website 11/19/98
5/1/95 21:00 Sun Prairie WI Cross 2 minutes Apparent cross shaped object seen in sky near Madison, Wisconsin. 11/19/98
10/15/94 18:00 Ithaca NY Light 3 hours A bright object was seen from a far distance. It gave off a bright white light, sometimes turning gold, the it would turn red and green 11/19/98
6/30/93 21:00 Richlands (4 mi. south of, Short Mountain,Tazewell Co.) VA Light 5 minutes Wife & I observed light shining intrees on top of mtn., near same area where 3 people from had died about 10 years prior in airplane c 11/19/98
1/25/88 04:00 Duluth MN Triangle unknown In the early morning on a winter day when I was younger, my friends and I had a sleep over, and one of my friends had a paper route, so 11/19/98
12/9/80 Santa Monica CA Disk 10 min. It said U.s. and eighter Air For or something official. It was official looking nontheless. 11/19/98
7/1/80 00:00 Del Mar CA Unknown 5 sec No craft, just a person. 3-4 feet tall. Blue, large eyes and smirking. 11/19/98
2/23/78 01:48 Braintree and RAF Weatherfield (between) (UK/England)
Light 3-4 minutes I was active duty (USAF) at the time, I was driving home (car-pooling) with a fellow worker, his name is Mike Bugno. We were in his VW 11/19/98
1/1/77 02:30 New Canaan CT
2-3 years possible abductions when I was a kid living in Ct. in the middle of the night i would be forcibly floated out of house by short people 11/19/98
7/21/76 23:00 Brevard NC Sphere 5 minutes Saw two star-like objects, one bluish, theother orange, remain stationary for at least 5 minutes, then, in sequence and at about a 2 mi 11/19/98
1/10/73 02:30 Barrigada (Marianas Islands/Guam)
Cigar 5 minutes Cigar-shaped metalic craft with rotating redish and blue-green lights sighted during early morning hours while viewing stars with a new 11/19/98
7/15/68 00:01 Norwich CT Diamond 2 min Too close to a 4 foot ET - was in kid's bedroom. TV picture went to snow. 11/19/98
7/6/68 01:00 Thomasville (USAF long range radar facility) AL
1 hour Air intercept between UFO and BOMARC missle test firing from Elgin field in Florida. intercept occured over gulf of mexico in 1968 (cla 11/19/98
10/1/61 03:00 Toledo OH Sphere 2-3 mins. Observed dull silver metallic sphere hovering outside of bedroom window as a child. Had direct communication with sphere. 11/19/98
7/1-31/94 16:00 Charlotte NC Triangle 1 minute I witnessed a black unmarked helicopter first. then as if coming straight up behind a tree line was a large triangular shaped craft. 11/19/98