National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 08/1988
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
8/30/88 06:00 Las Vegas NV Unknown 90-120 seconds Close encounter at home 12/12/11
8/20/88 23:00 Farmington NM Unknown 8 minutes Slow moving yellow/orange colored lights above Crouch Mesa 12/7/06
8/18/88 14:45 Harvey MI Other 3 minutes Very large dual disk saucer ,counter rotating hovering and finally submerging into lake superior about 1/2 mile offshore. 10/30/12
8/16/88 23:20 Dudley (UK/England)
Triangle 5 mins Triangular craft flies very low over Dudley UK 7/16/06
8/15/88 23:00 Rosemere (Canada) QC Diamond 3 hours Charbonneau Park, Rosemere, PQ. Diamond shaped object hovered directly over Milles Illes River to the right of me. 5/15/06
8/15/88 22:30 West Milford (Upper Greenwood Lake) NJ Light 7 min Two white orbs of light flew into the sky, stopped for a few minutes, then flew away in a very quick hyper speed together. 4/13/10
8/15/88 22:00 Sutcliff NV Unknown 10 min Seemingly impossible reverse 10/30/06
8/15/88 22:00 Seabrook NH Triangle 4 min 6 lighted triangles floating independently in a line moving slowly 5/29/12
8/15/88 22:00 Ceres CA Triangle 15 minutes Five small triangular craft hovering then moving slowly above Ceres, CA. 3/18/14
8/15/88 21:30 Mendham NJ Fireball 30 seconds I saw an orange fireball pass through the woods and cross the road ahead of me 3/18/14
8/15/88 20:00 Kingston (north of) (Canada) ON Oval 3 hours Multi-coloured large UFO seen low on horizon, Ontario, 1988 8/21/11
8/15/88 00:00 Union SC Disk 5 minutes Saucer like craft followed me home from work and hovered over our home while my wife and I watched.. 2/14/08
8/14/88 23:00 Ottawa (west of) (Canada) ON Sphere 5 hours Procession of very large, multi-coloured craft. 8/5/12
8/14/88 20:00 Mumford NY Oval 3-4 minutes Saw neon orange oval craft hovering 3 to 4 ft above road. 6/25/20
8/14/88 00:14 Falun (Sweden)
Oval 15 minutes Bright, disc-shaped glowing noiseless object making u turn and disappering slowly upwards leaving smoke or fog under it. 3/18/16
8/13/88 02:00 Methuen MA Unknown 2 minutes The siting is old, but worth reporting. Much evidence of all types. 5/8/14
8/12/88 20:00 Montreal (Canada) QC Triangle 2-3 minutes Bright metallic triangular or pyramidal object moving at great speed while it changed direction and altitude, apparently very high. 4/23/21
8/8/88 22:00 Plymouth OH Triangle 15 mins While driving on ST. RT. 61 between Shelby and Plymouth I spotted a huge triangle shaped object. 6/3/10
8/8/88 18:00 Shobonier IL Other 2seconds i was around 6 or 8 i lookede out of the van and there it was , i told my parents but they didnt believe me so i never talked about it 10/30/06
8/8/88 01:30 Amity PA Unknown 4 minutes Beam of light with no sound; no indication of light source; eerie radio broadcast afterward. 8/10/18
8/6/88 03:55 Haddam CT Sphere 1 hour A very large circular objects about the size of two football fields stood above the ground for about an hour it was glowing green and j 8/27/15
8/1/88 23:00 Holbrook NY Circle 5 minutes We saw circular object w/ multi-colored lights fading from one set to another floating west-east after dropping down from sky. 7/16/06
8/1/88 22:00 Danbury CT Circle 45 minutes I threw rocks at a UFO for about a half an hour 10/31/08
8/1/88 21:00 Nominingue (Canada) QC Circle 15 seconds Luminous circle raising slowly, then exploding. 7/10/15
8/1/88 20:00 Whittier CA Oval 5 minute UFO sighting one summer night back in the late 1980's. 4/17/15
8/1/88 19:15 Howard WI Oval 2 minutes At that time, I looked up and we both said it is a flying saucer or a UFO. 3/13/15
8/1/88 15:00 Old Bethpage NY Oval 2 minutes Mass Sighting over Long Island; 50 thousand calls to 911. 1/5/16
8/1/88 02:00 North Hampton NH Rectangle 2-5 minutes It was just above the tree line near the my street entrance. It had three large windows and a figure in the center window. 8/7/11
8/1/88 00:00 Ft. Stewart GA Light 20 MINUTES ONE UFO OVER TANK RANGE AT FORT STEWART GA. 10/30/06