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Monthly Report Index For 08/1972
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
8/30/72 01:30 Anchorage AK Circle 2 to 4 seconds Large, bright, blue/white circular object appeared to do extremely high speed "fly-by" of Earth. 1/17/04
8/28/72 23:15 Bixby South OK Circle app 1 hour This is my U.F.O. Story This happen to me when I was sixteen years old. I’m now 44. That was 28 years ago, In the Summer of 1972, 12/2/00
8/28/72 01:15 Waukesha WI Oval 15 minutes 8/00/1972 or 8/1973 Waukesha, WI for 20 minutes, a sun-like oval object cited April 25, 2014 5/2/14
8/25/72 17:00 Cincinnati OH Diamond 45 minutes Stationary , diamond shaped object , only visable thing in the sky between 4 and 5 pm 5/24/05
8/25/72 08:30 Coldwater AL Triangle 6 min seen in 1972 and seen later too 8/24/10
8/22/72 22:30 Sayreville NJ Light 15:00minutes I saw three luminescent green lights dancing in the sky , no deffinite shape ,to high to see any craft ... 4/16/05
8/20/72 19:30 Clark A.F.B (Philippines)
Sphere 10 sec bright object very high speed came to complete stop moved off in another directions very high rate of speed no sound 9/6/02
8/20/72 19:00 Milwaukie OR Light 5:00 An unseen, low-flying object was emitting a beam of light on the ground coming towards us. 11/28/07
8/18/72 01:30 Aberdeen MD Triangle 3 minutes There were three lights on the object .There was no sound from the craft.It was treetop high in its flight. 1/19/05
8/15/72 09:00 Roanoke VA Circle 2 minutes+ Children see hovering craft above house 4/22/03
8/15/72 01:00 Ellensburg (south of)) WA Circle 2 HRS Very large UFO sighting south of Ellensburg WA. Multiple following sightings. 2/24/07
8/15/72 01:00 Mt. Sterling OH Disk 30 min close sighting Mt. Sterling Ohio 3/19/09
8/15/72 01:00 Toronto (Canada) ON Sphere 240 minutes Witnessed glowing sphere land in middle of urban area, had confirmation from authorities. 12/2/00
8/14/72 06:00 Milford CT Circle 5 minutes Childhood experience in Milford, CT 6/12/02
8/10/72 16:00 Cincinnati OH Diamond 1 hour Watched diamond shaped object which was motionless except for earths rotation for about one hour. 8/5/12
8/10/72 13:00 Nanton (Canada) AB Unknown 1 to 2 minutes Flaming object, travelling slowly at low altitude on a horizontal path from north to south. 4/27/04
8/10/72 12:10 Bloomington IL Circle 3 hours I I WAS WATCHING FOR METEORITES FROM MY FRONT PORCH, LIKE I DO EVERY YEAR ON AUG.10AND11. I HEARD A LOUD CRASH LIKE FARM MACHINARY SHU 8/5/00
8/10/72 none (in countryside) (Canada) SA Other ? Metallic "squished-football"-shaped UFO displayed extraordinary maneuverability and speed; later green light cloud followed car. 12/2/00
8/4/72 23:00 High Island TX Light 6 hours Landing, beamed lights, formation and singly many witness and over several nights, affected phones/cars 7/16/06
8/2/72 23:00 Tucson AZ Cylinder 5 minutes A bright steadily flashing light traveled across the dark sky then turned its direction toward me and hovered about 25' in front of me 4/16/05
8/2/72 02:00 Ponca City OK Light 15 minutes Four lights like a radio or TV tower sits sationary for awhile then moves horizontil, lights remain at an equal distance apart, like th 4/15/00
8/1/72 15:00 Phoenix AZ Disk 1:00 Saucer and tall alien who appeared in human form 3/18/14