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Monthly Report Index For 04/1998
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
4/30/98 19:00 Austin TX Sphere 10 seconds Fireball, green with white center, with a tail of white sparkling stuff. It went horozontally across sky, winked out. 2/16/99
4/30/98 17:45 Danville VA Teardrop 5mins Observed small upsidedown curved black teardrop with blue floresent crown hovering over highway 86 Danville. 1/28/99
4/30/98 01:00 Reno (30 miles due east of, in California) CA Other 35 Seconds Object appeared to look like a star moving SE overhead. Object stopped then continued. Picked up speed and turned a perfect 90 degrees 8/5/01
4/29/98 22:00 Markham (Canada) ON Other ~15 min. It was an object, very far off yet close to the horizon. Light yellow in colour and it appeared exactly like the planet saturn but the 12/2/00
4/29/98 20:50 Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)
Formation 10seconds group 4-5 dim orange ligths in V formation,fast silent displacement,east-west,looked changed positions at the end of sighting. Seemed a 1/28/99
4/29/98 07:15 Republic (northwest) WA Fireball seconds a very large sphere of bright light fell through the clouds straight to the ground. no visible tail. no sound. 1/28/99
4/29/98 06:25 Simpsonville SC Light 3 seconds While driving to work, I noticed a light just below high overcast. The object appeared to be traveling east to west. 1/28/99
4/28/98 22:42 Colorado Springs CO Flash 3 minutes Two people witnessed an extremely bright "star" flash on and fade out in the night sky for approximately 3 to 4 minutes. The "star" m 1/28/99
4/28/98 22:00 Tulsa OK Circle 1 minute trio of craft 8/5/09
4/27/98 23:00 Dahab (near) (Egypt)
Cone 15 seconds cone like object passes overhead in the Egyptian/Sanai desert 11/16/02
4/27/98 11:00 Santa Cruz CA Other 15min Sitting on the beach, a man yelled and told people to look at the sky. many observed the craft. Material did not look like metal 1/28/99
4/27/98 00:15 Deventer, Overijssel (Netherlands)
Triangle 30-45 seconds perfect triangle, approx 10-15 metres big moving at approx 70 mph 1/28/99
4/26/98 23:50 Comer GA Disk 30min on 4/25-26/98, a strange object was seen in the southern sky b/w 23:50 & 0:20. it hovered high in sky, moved quickly to southeast, hov 9/19/02
4/26/98 21:45 Eagan MN Light 5 secs I glanced skyward and saw an object moving extremely quickly across the night sky. It appeared as two points of light, seperated but tr 1/28/99
4/25/98 22:30 Roca NE Triangle 20 min. My friend and I saw a triangular shaped craft. It hovered for about ten minutes and then started moving. 1/28/99
4/25/98 21:45 Blanchard OK Triangle 23:00 I SAW SOMTHING THAT WAS FLASHING RED BLUE AND GREEN LIGHTS. I GOT MY BINOCULERS AND GOT A BETTER LOOK,IT WAS AMAZING,I NEVER THOUGHT I 1/28/99
4/25/98 21:00 Manito (outside of) IL Formation 5 minnutes 3 circular shaped ufos changing formation more than 4 times 1/28/99
4/25/98 20:00 Frisco CO Oval 2.5 hrs lights act like a star then zoom! 10/30/06
4/25/98 08:30 Chandigarh (India)
Oval 45 seconds Oval shaped, Blinkin' of lights 8/5/01
4/24/98 00:30 Mt. Charlston NV Formation 2 1/2 hr's Formations seen from Mt. Charleston, Nevada, at very south end of Nellis Air Force Base. 4/2/99
4/24/98 00:25 Bedford Park IL Fireball 3-5 seconds A glowing green sphere, with a white rectangular light behind it, emerged and then streaked westwardly. As it streaked it slightly gre 1/28/99
4/23/98 22:30 West Boca Raton FL Circle 20 minutes + 2 UFO's flying in the Western skies over the everglades at night. 1 exited and returned, then left again. The other one continued to ho 1/28/99
4/23/98 21:25 Shoreline (Views from) WA Other 3 second Blue green streak starting 30 degrees up west. It moved with a streak downward towards the south 1/28/99
4/23/98 18:00 Hollywood CA Light APROX 10 MIN I SAW 2 LIGHTS CROSS THE SOUTHERN HORIZON THAY GLOWED DULL ORANGE AND CREATED A FAINT GLOWING TRAIL THAY KEPT A TIGHT FORMATION TRAVELI 1/28/99
4/23/98 17:21 Oconomowoc WI Light 10MIN A LARGE BRIGHT LIGHT. IT APPEARE TO BE THE HEADLIGHT O A LOW FLYING PLANE.IT APPEARD TO HAVE N ALTITUDE OF 2000-4000FT.WE WERE FACING N 1/28/99
4/23/98 16:00 Epcot Center (Walt Diseny World) FL Disk one second it was my senior class trip to diseny world and i turned around and took a picture to finish up my roll of film and apone looking at th 4/2/99
4/23/98 04:01 Oneonta NY Light 4 Min 2 Unidentified Objects seen over Mountain 1/28/99
4/22/98 23:25 Reno NV Unknown 2 min. We were driving down the road late at night when we saw a neon green light shoot across the sky and then it stopped on a dime. It hover 1/28/99
4/22/98 22:00 North Little Rock AR Light 3 minutes Blink of white light, 6 times about 30 seconds apart, stationary very very high is sky 9/28/02
4/22/98 21:30 Yakima WA Circle 2-3 seconds A strong light, a blue object, no noise, traveling south to north. 1/28/99
4/22/98 21:30 Federal Way (3 miles north of) WA Light 3 seconds Going north on I-5 about 3 miles past federal way Seen a green light traveling west to about north west until it disappeared behind t 8/5/01
4/22/98 21:30 Vancouver (western sky over), moving north to south. WA Light 5 seconds The oval light was blue/grean and very bright. We were driving west on Cascade Park Drive when we saw the light fly from north to south 4/26/00
4/22/98 21:24 Pacific WA Light 3-4 sec Saw one blue-green lite pass south-west under Sea-Tac fligh trafic. 6/18/98
4/22/98 21:23 Bangor Submarine Base (Olympic Penninsula) WA Disk 2 seconds Entire bottom of disk was glowing except for center circular area approximately 30% of the diameter. Total diameter approx 100 feet. 1/28/99
4/22/98 21:22 Shelton WA Circle 3 seconds I was Parked at a stoplight, a light just above the horizon caught my eye. A large, round, glowing object passed directly in front of 1/28/99
4/22/98 21:20 Portland (southeast) OR Sphere 6 seconds I work graveyard and was just pulling into the parking lot when I saw a bright green glowing ball in the sky over my work place. It wa 1/28/99
4/22/98 21:20 Snohomish WA Oval 30-40 seconds Intense white oval, stationary at first, became orange blue haloed, then flashing across horizon, stopped again, flashed and vanished. 8/11/04
4/22/98 21:20 Whistler (Canada) BC Fireball 2-5 sec. Two adults, one a former mil. pilot, witness a green fireball pass over car at high speed, southbound. 8/11/04
4/22/98 21:20 Friday Harbor WA Fireball a few seconds On April 22 1998 I was sitting in my front room by a south-facing window a little before 9:30. I was alone as it was a Wednesday and my 8/11/04
4/22/98 20:00 Sierra Vista AZ Light 3 hours We saw two large lights in the sky against the mountain over Fort Huachuca. One was red and flashed one was white. 1/28/99
4/22/98 16:00 Machias ME Light 10 minutes Intergalactic Fisherman 8/16/02
4/22/98 05:00 Melbourne (looking in the SE sky, perhaps over Bahama) FL Light 10 seconds I saw an object which I thought was a bright planet (I see every morning as I deliver newspapers). Instantly realizing the object was t 1/28/99
4/21/98 23:46 Santa Cruz CA Fireball 15 seconds A comet-like thing, about the size of a dinner plate. It had a tail that was greenish with sparks in it. No sound. 4/26/99
4/21/98 22:30 Broomfield CO Teardrop 2 minutes We were driving home from a coffee shop in Broomfield and we thought we heard a police siren so we pulled over but we didn't see any em 1/28/99
4/21/98 00:24 Pecos (mile marker 205 highway 10) TX Chevron 3 minutes Single aircraft swooped toward my car, stopped, and then moved off behind disappearing from sight 1/28/99
4/20/98 23:59 Austin TX light 15 Sec. Eruption of blue-white light in the sky followed by sweeping action and lesser blast of blue-white light, south, toward San Antonio. 1/28/99
4/20/98 22:00 Brighton IL Triangle 15 minutes The object moved very low and slow, triangle in shape, big, black, and very quiet. 5/24/05
4/20/98 21:00 Muskegon MI Other 10 Mintues Glowing green light dives repeatedly then comes up out of the water. 2/18/11
4/20/98 10:30 Valdosta (south of) GA Circle 30 seconds I think this was an Alien craft because it had very a very unusual performance 8/5/01
4/20/98 09:00 Vancouver WA Sphere 1 second A bright light out my window. 5/24/99
4/19/98 22:10 Chicago (near O'hare airport) IL Other 10 minutes saw craft heading west, suddenly turning southwest, saw what looked like 2 satellites firing a rocket at craft. Craft wobbled and sate 9/19/02
4/18/98 21:30 Glenview IL Triangle 10 minutes We were watching a movie when one of my freind saw something out of the window. he called all of us over to look at it. A couple days l 1/28/99
4/18/98 14:00 Tampa (near) FL Changing 40 seconds We (my wife and I and our 4 children) were headed south on Interstate 75 when to the west we saw (my wife and I) what appeared to be t 1/28/99
4/17/98 23:15 Plainwell MI Triangle 1 hour My friends and i witnessed 1 triangle shaped craft and two bright smaller shaped craft darting across our feild of view in our yard nea 10/2/99
4/16/98 23:16 Lafayette/Moraga (Between) CA Fireball flash Unusually bright meteor/re-entry event 1/28/99
4/16/98 15:00 Fort Gay WV Disk 10 min, i saw what i saw and it was not of this world ! 4/27/07
4/16/98 03:08 Milpitas CA Sphere Bedroom window MY NAME IS((Deleted)). I AM 18 YEARS OLD. A SENIOR IN HIGH SCHOOL I COULD NOT SLEEP THE FRIDAY NIGHT OF THAT ESTIMATED DATE. 1/28/99
4/15/98 23:30 Lancing (Rome Road) TN Light several times over 1 mont Several lights at extremely high altitudes, moving very fast and irratically back and forth across the sky. 4/26/99
4/15/98 22:00 Halls Lake (Big Hawk Lake) (Canada) ON Light 5 Min Brilliant White Light Moving Oddly Over Lake In Northern Ontario 1998 4/8/02
4/15/98 22:00 New Bedford MA Oval 4 MINUTES HIGH SPEEDING ORANGE-YELLOW BALL SWAYING SIDE TO SIDE 1/28/99
4/15/98 22:00 Magna UT Light
They looked like stars, but they moved incredibly fast across the sky, first two in unison opposite each other, then the other one look 1/28/99
4/15/98 22:00 Arlington VT Light 30 minutes Were those points of light really satellites? 10/12/01
4/15/98 21:00 Warsaw MO Unknown 3 MINUTES THIS SIGHTING MAY HAVE BEEN ONE OBJECT OR FIVE,THE REASON THAT I SAY THAT IS: THERE WERE TWO AIR CRAFT INVOLVED AND FIVE VERY BRIGHT LI 1/28/99
4/15/98 20:48 Flagstaff AZ Circle 45 mins. First object red & green flashing, Shape of a ring, changed shapes and directions many times, winked out & retirned 4 times, shot out b 1/28/99
4/15/98 20:30 Hartsgrove OH Disk 20 seconds Large disc shaped aircraft producing intense volumes of buzzing noises that for some reason I could only hear is what I saw in the sky 7/6/10
4/15/98 20:00 Richmond CA Disk 10 minutes Disk over Richmond, CA 3/4/08
4/15/98 19:00 Cromer, Norfolk (UK/England)
Sphere 10 mins ball the size of a childs soccer ball, flying eratically at head height above the car, and at end of the road to my house. 9/28/02
4/15/98 17:44 Roanoke VA Fireball 2 min. IT WAS A BRIGHT BALL OF LIGHT OVER THE BLUE RIDGE MOUTAINS.IT MOVED TO THE LEFT MOVED TO THE RIGHT THEN WENT SOUTH WEST THEN WITHIN ABL 6/18/98
4/15/98 15:00 Murfreesboro TN Sphere 5min while traveling south on I 24 @ 10 miles north of murfreesboro I saw three round silvery bright objects in an equilateral triangle. The 1/28/99
4/15/98 14:00 Vancouver (Canada) BC Disk 5 minutes Sometime in the spring of 98 a friend called me from a lookout in the afternoon. He told me to look outside. We were both about 10 12/2/00
4/15/98 13:00 San Antonio TX Cylinder 3 mintues bright yellow lights over san antonio texas 1/10/09
4/15/98 09:00 South Zanesville OH Light 5 minutes two lights one cicled then quickly flew away. 3/19/02
4/15/98 08:20 Baraboo WI Sphere 30 sec Stationary silver sphere over town. 5/2/11
4/15/98 08:00 Passaic NJ Other 10 seconds I looked out the window at the sky about 8am in the morning. It was perhaps mid April with very puffy white spring clouds set against a 3/21/03
4/15/98 07:45 Catawba OH Triangle 15 sec My friend and I spotted a craft just before going to school. 11/28/07
4/15/98 03:30 Ashland (outside Douglas Co.) NE Fireball 30 min + I remember this date and time distinctively , as it wax tax day , my first year in buisness .

A friend and myself decided to go catf
4/27/04
4/15/98 02:30 Abbotsford (Canada) BC Disk 2 seconds Red glowing disc moving at high velocity low to the ground, without a sound. 5/14/02
4/14/98 21:30 Texico IL Other 5minutes a boomerang shaped flying object with numerous lights was seen hovering 1/28/99
4/14/98 13:19 Vienna VA Changing 5-7 minutes This object hovered a few hundred feet above the Tysons Marriot for over 5 min. It seemed to have erratic movements (up & down) 1/28/99
4/14/98 03:20 Spokane WA Light 2 min Light was stationary, something about it kept drawing eyes to it as it was very bright.Seemed to move and when looked directly at it, i 8/30/99
4/13/98 07:00 Binghamton NY Other 3 min rolling, changing color & shape,silent,bluesky 3/17/04
4/12/98 23:30 Cleveland TN Triangle 2 min. The house is a small two story, 25 yards from the Cleveland Hardwick airport in Cleveland Tennessee. The airport beacon would shine in 9/2/05
4/12/98 23:00 Whitefish MT Unknown 90 minutes Saw bright "star" that changed into red, white, and blue lights. Emitted a beam of light in a horizontal sweep of the sky. Darted hor 1/28/99
4/12/98 22:00 Castle Rock CO Triangle 3min I was driving in my car when two triangle shaped crafts (lights were seen) hovering over the Castle Rock area, they seemed to be landin 1/28/99
4/12/98 18:45 Cleveland OH Light 5 min I was out enjoying the stars (clear night) when suddenly there was a light in the sky, as if the object were a falling star or satelite 1/28/99
4/12/98 17:00 Level Cross NC Unknown 7 mins Two rings and a sphere shape craft 2/14/08
4/12/98 17:00 Waldorf MD Oval Unknown Object appeared in a photograph that was taken Easter Sunday 1998. None of the 5 persons present during the actual photographing remem 9/6/02
4/12/98 00:30 Yucaipa CA Light 5 min we saw a round bright light in the sky, it had no flashing lights. it did not seem to move very fast. after a few min we saw the brigh 2/22/02
4/11/98 21:15 Corralitos CA Other 6 seconds An airbourne craft.An irregular triangle with rounded edges. Had an orange glow around it.Had 3 white lights along the bottom that illu 1/28/99
4/11/98 19:00 Spring Valley CA Fireball 1 hour Red orb lights above Spring Valley CA. 9/15/05
4/11/98 11:00 Woodland Hills CA Light 20mins Woodland Hills, Los Angeles Shinning craft at midday. 2/18/01
4/10/98 23:50 Northern Ireland
Triangle 7 minutes The object went over the top of me at bicycle speed with no noise. 7/8/04
4/10/98 21:00 Pembroke Pines FL Triangle about 5 mins triangle shapped object over the everglades 8/24/04
4/10/98 17:00 Charleston SC Unknown 20 minutes Walking down the outside fire escape looked up and saw several aircraft passing and the one in the middle was leaving a smoke ring trai 2/16/99
4/10/98 11:30 Fort Lewis WA Circle 3 minutes it was about double the size of a comercial aircraft it had lights lighting in sequence from side to side i watched it go downward unti 11/20/02
4/10/98 11:25 Shenzhen (China)
Circle 1hr the diameter looks 50m approximation.in the center,looks like black clouds,and something like rainbow around it. 1/28/99
4/10/98 05:45 El Cajon CA Cigar 10 minutes Observed object, nothing around it. Pulsing red light, bright-dim-bright-dim. Moved slowly toward us. Through binoculars, could see m 1/28/99
4/10/98 05:30 Montreal (Canada) PQ Formation ~7 sec 2 round objects "faded in" view as if coming from high altitude, zoomed east ~5 sec, covered ~15 deg., then faded out. 12/2/00
4/9/98 23:45 Costa Mesa CA Egg 10min one object sighted 9/19/02
4/9/98 21:34 Colorado Springs CO Other 4 seconds Saw a row of lights for about two seconds,they disappeared for about a second then the row of lights came on one after the other from r 1/28/99
4/9/98 21:15 Colorado Springs CO Other 15 mins Saw object hovering over Co Springs. Couldn't clearly make out the shape, but it had approx 10-12 lights, most white, a couple yellow a 1/28/99
4/9/98 10:00 San Diego CA Oval 0002 About 15 feet wide alomost a sphere, silverWhile on a practice training flight, my student and I noticed a sm 1/28/99
4/6/98 22:45 Edwards AFB (vicinity) CA
Minutes Airine pilot sights UFO over California; USMC F/A-18 vectored to object by Joshua Control. 11/20/01
4/6/98 Lake Wales FL Light
5 lights hovering in the sky would go off and on and finely off one by one 6/18/98
4/5/98 23:35 Channahon (near Joliet) IL Triangle 2-3 minutes I saw these three Lights in the sky, as the came closer, the stopped, hovered, rotated, and then began to move towards me. I sped off, 1/28/99
4/5/98 19:00 it was in the middle of no where GA Disk 10 minutes UFO/ALIEN LANDING 9/2/05
4/5/98 11:50 Soquel CA Other 1 min 20sec Greyish green wing shape travelling upthe coast Santa Cruz California 8/7/11
4/5/98 08:10 Baraboo WI Light a few seconds A bright white light, tens of thousands of feet in the air, swooped downward, left a lingering impression or reflection, and disappeare 1/28/99
4/5/98 01:00 Winslow ME Light 5 minutes followed home by low flying light 12/2/00
4/4/98 23:30 Gardiner ME Circle 6-10 minutes Went straight up and down for 5 minutes and then dissapeared. Later that night my Mom and I saw it agian do the same thing, only this t 1/28/99
4/4/98 23:00 Northern California CA Light 4 Minutes The light made no sound then split into two lights. 7/16/06
4/4/98 09:00 Cheyenne WY Sphere 10 seconds Seen on highway on back of Military flatbed w/"black" helicopter escort(1), 4 black Humvee's(black uniforms W/M16's inside). Object und 2/16/99
4/3/98 22:20 Eau Claire WI Diamond 15 sec four dark objects moving westerly at incredible speed in parallel , flying in a diagonal formation. 1/28/99
4/3/98 21:30 1-25 corridor (southbound, 65 miles north NM border) CO Disk 30-45 minutes This event was seen my many-the objects were clear and distinct-and moved independent of each other-if left who all saw this overwhelme 1/28/99
4/3/98 20:01 Wickiup (the closest city would be) AZ Other less that a minute A series of green lights, in the shape of a paralegram, came out of the east-south east, and headed off into the west-northwest. It was 1/28/99
4/3/98 18:45 Fairfax (GMU campus) VA Oval 5-10 seconds Observed bright object moving FAST. Many others witnessed the event on George Mason University campus while we were waiting to enter t 1/28/99
4/3/98 18:42 Fredericksburg VA Egg 5 sec. a grey egg shaped heading north w/ green and blue propelation colors behind it moving about mach 3 at about 900 ft up 11/20/02
4/3/98 07:30 Waldorf MD Circle 7:30 green light headed north very fast 9/6/02
4/3/98 01:25 San Antonio TX Triangle ufo the ship was huge and mystifying. 2/18/01
4/3/98 00:00 UK/Northern Ireland
Changing unknown Bright light. Noises. Faces (oval) . Operation. Scars. 1/28/99
4/2/98 22:50 Greenville OH Other 4 seconds Was walking dog, noticed in eastern sky 2 crescent shaped objects. flying side by side , with the right one slightly ahead. 1/28/99
4/2/98 21:30 Austin TX Flash 35mins 1 to 3 objects moved in sky flashing blue , green, red then blue again 1/28/99
4/2/98 14:10 Midland TX Disk bout two blocks at 35to 4 Headed north bound on Big Spring Street.35 to 40mph. Broad daylight no clouds in sky.After the object faded away my watch read 2:10pm.R 1/28/99
4/2/98 05:00 Santa Clarita CA Fireball 5 minutes Hovering above a hill, then it went behind the hill and went straight up into the sky. 5/24/99
4/1/98 21:00 Henry County OH Triangle 2 hours Bright light, fireball, and triangular craft, lasted a few hours. 10/14/13
4/1/98 21:00 Niagara-on-the-Lake (Canada) ON Light 60 minutes Yellowish orbs over Lake Ontario, often in triangular formation 3/6/01
4/1/98 20:00 Vega Alta (Puerto Rico) (north side) PR Sphere 1 minute or 2 At around 8:00 pm on an Apirl evening NASA was launghing a series of rockets into space from a neiboghring town {manati}. this took pla 1/28/99
4/1/98 13:00 Providence RI Circle 4 Minutes Mostly sunny sky very large stayed about 5 minutes 4/14/09
4/1/98 08:00 Glendale CA Circle few seconds Green globe flying relatively low moving with incredible speed through the valley between two small mountain ranges. 2/16/99
4/1/98 03:00

Triangle 3 minutes around five years ago, while on one of my many engineering rated work assignments, I spotted three very large triangular objects 9/2/05