National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 10/1973
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
10/31/73 19:30 Wilson OK Cigar 10 minutes Metallic Cigar shaped Object 1/29/02
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
10/25/73 23:30 FROM SR 41 S. AND MIAMI TRACE RD. TO SR 41S AND SR 753. IT OH Fireball 15-20 MIN. late in out. 1973 i witnessed a ufo, and to make it short. it like stayed with me. if i sped up. it, if i slowed down it did. this went 11/23/99
10/24/73 19:30 Centerville OH Circle 2 minutes A white circular-shaped glowball at night appeared in front of me at my bedroom window. I felt a butterfly sensation in my chest and th 12/16/99
10/24/73 18:45 Centerville OH Other 45 min soft-white glowball 12/3/04
10/24/73 00:00 Jacksonville Beach FL Changing 2-3 Minutes You may be surprised that I am reporting this after 30 years. I remember the date clearly as I told myself I would never forget. I have 1/31/04
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 17:30 Baltimore MD Disk 15 minutes Oct 1973 Baltimore, Md Discw/dome/portholewindows/interiorLight. Noiseless, hovering, close by, huge 8/28/02
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 20:00 Charlotte NC Oval 30 minutes A large nocturnal bluish-green oval seen by tens of thousands. 1/19/05
10/18/73 Baltimore MD Disk
Back when i was 11 or 12 early 70's I was laying in my bed and the brightest light came in my window, then somehow i ended up in my bac 9/15/05
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 23:00 Germany (Czech border)
Flash 1 minute It's not the only time !! 8/1/03
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 Englewood TN Disk 2 min. They talked to me as a child. 3/21/03
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 16:00 Collierville TN Disk 5 minutes Group of about 20 sees UFO on clear day for about 5 minutes in 1973 in SW TENN. 5/15/06
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
10/12/73 19:00 Birmingham (just south of) AL Disk 10-15 minutes Glowing Green UFO seen by myself (mom) and my 4 children very low over our car on a Friday night in Alabama in 1973. 4/2/99
10/10/73 23:00 Bermuda NAS
Light 20 sec. saw fast moving blip on the radar scope thin went outside and saw it again. 1/11/02
10/10/73 19:00 Niantic CT Disk 20-30 MIN Oh, what a night ! Two (2) saucer-shaped, glowing green objects and one (1) brilliantly glowing sphere gliding over the lake. 9/24/03
10/8/73 22:30 Atwater CA Other
As you can see this happened a long time ago, so my recolections of exact times and date regretable are gone.. although it was 3 days 1/11/02
10/8/73 18:30 Tupelo MS Disk 4 sec Father and Daughter sees disc over Tupelo, Ms. 7/23/00
10/7/73 21:00 Beruit (Lebanon)
Unknown 15 Minutes Iwas serving aboard the U.S.S. Mount Whitney, during the October War between Israel, Egypt, and Seria. I was a radarman, and I reported 4/16/05
10/6/73 09:00 El Centro (a few miles west of) CA Light about 1/2 hour orange nocturnal light 8/5/01
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 22:45 Valley City OH Disk 5 minutes It was a star shaped object travelling south that stopped, changed colors, and sped off dissapearing in the night sky. 1/11/02
10/1/73 21:30 Beatty NV Disk 2 hours Lights in the sky and lost time. 10/10/11
10/1/73 21:30 Hixson TN Oval 1 1/2 hours Oval, brilliant lights, red glow, windows, metallic, no sound; After we lost sight of it and went to find it, it showed itself to us. 4/16/05
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 20:30 North St. Paul MN Triangle Two minutes Large triangular space craft sighted above North Senior High School' football field, in North St. Paul, MN in early October 1, 1973 7/30/02
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
10/1/73 01:00 Montezuma IN Sphere 15 minutes We saw a large glowing sphere that looked like the moon, but was obviously not since it was very close to us and could manuver. 9/2/05