National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 10/1973
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
10/30/73 04:00 Green River UT Disk 15 seconds mothership... coming in for a landing made the valley glow red... caused me to stop on I-70 to let it pass... 8/12/08
10/30/73 04:00 Green River (20 miles west of on I-70) UT Disk 15 seconds Mothership coming in for a landing! 8/12/08
10/21/73 18:30 Baltimore MD Disk 8 minutes "Jupiter Two"-like spacecraft, flew noiselessly, slowly just over the field in our backyard. 4/27/07
10/21/73 18:30 Baltimore MD Disk 5 minutes Confirm sisters report. 5/26/16
10/21/73 14:30 Federalsburg MD Disk 5 mins. Saucer spotted in Federalsburg MD 6/10/10
10/20/73 23:30 Carthage IN Fireball 20 minutes Fireball above tree line 1/21/08
10/20/73 06:50 Mt. Vernon IN Light
UFO stops a train near Mt. Vernon. ((NUFORC Note: Report submitted by Mr. Francis Ridge, experienced UFO investigator. PD)) 4/26/18
10/20/73 00:00 New York City (Brooklyn) NY
1/2 Hour 5-6 Star like lights moved single file across the sky 10/20/1973 3/19/09
10/18/73 22:30 Mt. Vernon IN Cylinder 5 minutes Cigar-shaped body of lights with sound like ariver barge. ((NUFORC Note: Report submitted by MUFON member/SSD. PD)) 4/26/18
10/18/73 11:05 Mansfield OH Cylinder
Famous Coyne helicopter encounter. ((NUFORC Note: Report from records of Center for UFO Studies. PD)) 9/6/19
10/17/73 23:30 Montgomery AL Light 15 minutes Lights appear out of the woods and chase vehicle. 2/14/08
10/17/73 21:30 Warner Robins GA Cigar unknown Two UFO's sighted by thousands in Warner Robins, Georgia in 1973. 7/4/14
10/15/73 21:00 Waco TX Triangle 30 minutes Close encounter of the 2nd Kind. 11/6/15
10/15/73 20:00 Millington TN Disk 20-30 minutes 3 Saucer shaped UFO's over Naval Air Station. F-4 Phantom Scrambled. 11/11/13
10/15/73 19:30 Houston TX Circle 45 minutes UFO hovers over Houston TX, fall 1973. 9/24/12
10/15/73 18:00 hobart IN Other 45 minutes sphere inside a ring 3/2/21
10/15/73 17:30 Chazy NY Light 5 minutes Exact location: 44 deg 52' 33.74" North, 73 deg 28' 52.99", thanks to GPS and Google Earth (didn't have either back then). Macadam Road 7/16/06
10/15/73 12:40 Spokane WA Circle 15 Minutes We don't have craft that can fly this fast and make right turns at several thousand miles per hour 10/31/08
10/15/73 01:00 Fayetteville NC Light 1-1/2 hours Missing Time and Military Helicopter. 5/31/18
10/15/73 Pascagoula MS Disk
I was stationed at the coastguard base in pascagoula mississippi,when we were talking about the hickson case where in the 1970s two men 6/1/16
10/13/73 18:00 Weldon NC Oval 5 minutes Me and my brother was coming home from a friends house and we saw a red flashing light what liked to be over a friends house. After a f 2/14/14
10/11/73 18:45 Jupiter FL Egg ~4 hours Egg-shaped object emits light ray and missing time occurs . 1/31/20
10/4/73 20:50 Waco TX Triangle 45 minutes Close Encounter of the Second Kind. 2/7/20
10/3/73 23:00 Hardy AR Oval 30 minutes Oval formation of 16 glowing objects with beam coming downward from center. 1/26/15
10/1/73 21:30 Beatty NV Disk 2 hours Lights in the sky and lost time. 10/10/11
10/1/73 21:00 Roseburg OR Cylinder not sure,maybe 2 hours We were on the outskirts of town, just passing the sewage treatment plant, when this object with blinding white light enveloped the car 8/12/08
10/1/73 20:45 Waco TX Triangle 30 minutes I observed the craft at close range to know it wasn't manmade based upon my training and experience. 7/20/14
10/1/73 20:00 Bloomington IN Light 20 minutes Three large bright white craft interacting & manuevering rapidly accross a quadrant of night sky. 7/3/13
10/1/73 15:00 Virginia Beach VA Disk 10-30 minutes Group of friends an I follow a UFO on bicycles, I have a sighting alone about a week later. 10/10/11
10/1/73 02:30 Mundelein IL Disk 20 seconds Saw large flying saucer in corn field 150ft away, maybe 15 ft off the ground. I wasn't alone my friend was with me, Mundelein, IL. 11/14/14