National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 01/1999
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
1/31/99 19:30 Riverton WY Fireball 5 seconds We were driving westbound on Hwy between Riverton and Fort Washakie at 1930 hours. Sky was clear and cold with a full moon behind us j 1/29/02
1/30/99 23:30 Red Bluff CA Formation 18 as they flew over in a triangular formation, a white thing struck the lead craft, and scattered them. 2/16/99
1/30/99 17:00 Jerusalem (Israel)
Disk 20 minutes In early evning light the craft appeared black. At first I was not sure if I was looking at winged aircraft or helicopter. What caugh 10/19/99
1/30/99 05:25 Palm Springs CA Sphere 5-10 seconds Got up early to see the waning moon and how close Venus was to it. Sky is very clear in the desert - no lights near because we are in t 2/16/00
1/29/99 19:45 Wilmington Island (Savannah) GA Diamond 2minutes A low flying craft over Spencer Grayson Bridge changed from diamond pattern to a circle of white lights rotating 2/16/99
1/29/99 18:40 Germantown/Frederick (between) MD Disk 10 minutes craft was stationary for app. 5 min., moved higher & west, pulsed several times then disappeared 2/16/99
1/29/99 07:20 Maricopa (4 miles west of, on Hwy 166) CA Disk 20 to 30 minutes Saw an object to the left rear of a contrail left by a commericial aircraft that was heading towards Los Angeles. Object was two to thr 8/5/01
1/28/99 21:15 McAlester OK Other 1 second On the above approx. date & time, I was watching an airplane traveling north in the night sky. Suddenly, there was a thin orange streak 7/5/99
1/28/99 06:30 Scottsdale AZ Triangle 2-4 sec Dark triangular shape against the darking sky. The object had great speed and no sound or light was evident. 2/16/99
1/26/99 20:15 La Veta CO Other 15-20 minutes Aircraft looked like a 747 three times its size. At each wing tip were much smaller aircraft. A probe went to the ground from the bell 2/16/99
1/26/99 20:00 Humble TX Formation 4-5 min. Around 8:00pm EST, I went outside my home and saw what I thought was a satalite, but noticed several lights (approximately 8-10) parall 4/2/99
1/25/99 20:22 West Elkton OH Light 10-15 minutes > We saw three large lights in the sky----from West Elkton, moving >towards Northern Road, heading for Hamilton. My son and I both 9/6/02
1/25/99 17:40 Alabaster AL Fireball 10-15 min at about sun set to the west,they look like jets at first but after five min.,there was no movement,this is the second time we have see 8/5/01
1/25/99 01:15 San Francisco (Ocean side of) CA Sphere 4 minutes Moon shaped, reddish-orange sphere (sligtly obscurred by clouds) object quickly descended into the ocean water in the horizon in front 2/16/99
1/24/99 20:00 Portland OR Oval 120 seconds Huge UFO passing between opening over the city of Portland, Oregon 10/10/11
1/23/99 21:30 Oakland CA Cylinder uncertain My friends and I were approached directly by a cylindrical UFO from about three miles away to within 60ft of us, while driving. 11/8/03
1/23/99 21:00 Richmond VA Chevron 10-seconds I was driving west on Grove town,fog+low clouds above me.Suddenly+silently a triangular brightly lit craft passed over me at app 2/16/99
1/23/99 20:00 Sherburne NY Oval 30 sec. Witness a oval/diamond shaped object 40 feet in front of us that was pink and appeared to flash. 2/16/99
1/23/99 07:00 Ocala FL Triangle 1-2 minutes bright lights in front of the dark body of the object with perhaps windows over the lights 5/24/05
1/23/99 04:00 Chicago (1 hours south ofoff I 57) IL Disk approx 15 min I tried to post this yesterday but could not get to the site so I wrote it all down on a wp so i would not get anything wrong 2/24/01
1/22/99 18:42 Vancouver (Canada) BC Circle 2 seconds white circle one quarter size of full moon appeared NNW, sky, disappeared SSEsky, no trail. 12/2/00
1/22/99 07:03 Silverdale (Bangor Submarine Base) WA Light 3-5 seconds Orange ball of light at Bangor Submarine Base, WA 1/22/99 @ 0703 Hr. 2/16/99
1/21/99 06:00 Little Britain (Canada) ON Circle 15 min. Star like object moving but not a satellite 12/2/00
1/20/99 20:35 Granada Hills CA Other approx.2mins. Myself and 3 others were in a car on the freeway when we saw a vertically long flying object moving slowly approximately 4 months ago. 5/24/99
1/20/99 20:30 Olney IL Chevron 10 seconds Stargazing, saw a dimly lit V-shape coming overhaed from west t east, thought it was geese, but to fast-dissapeared to east in 8-10 sec 2/16/99
1/20/99 19:30 Butte MT Diamond 1 min. app. We were driving & just cleared the top of the Continental Divide when we spotted a huge light in the sky just ahead of the car. It was 2/16/99
1/20/99 17:30 Marshfield MO Light 40 minutes Red pulsating light 2/16/99
1/19/99 19:05 Provo UT Sphere 1 - 2 seconds Observed bright phosphorescent greenish tinted object fall in downward direction behind Maple Mountain which is east of Provo, Utah. G 2/16/99
1/19/99 19:00 Carlinville (from, until almost Carrollton) IL Cigar 20 minutes While driving at 1900 hours after a late evening social work appointment I observed a large cigar shaped object which appeared to be a 11/20/02
1/18/99 19:38 Timberline Lodge/Mt Hood OR Light a few minutes to the ssw a huge bright light was shining down as if on the back of a large jet liner and was moving up like a rocket upward at about 2/16/00
1/18/99 18:20 Los Angeles CA Light 10+ mins There was a spotlight effect with flare of about 15 times the width of the light. 1/22/00
1/18/99 18:15 San Francisco CA Unknown 30 sec. big bright light, shining backwards in the shape of a V, object was moving forward ver slowly. 1/22/00
1/18/99 17:00 Baltimore MD Light 30-45 Seconds Approximately 15 spheres of light traveling down and to the east. 2/16/99
1/18/99 02:00 San Marcos CA Light 1 hour & 15 min I awoke suddenly at 2:00a.m. & looked out into the sky and saw what I thought to be a very bright falling star. It disappeard, & though 2/16/99
1/18/99 01:15 Arlington TX Fireball
1/18/99 00:30 Olympia WA Unknown 15 seconds A white light outside my south window was so bright it turned my blue curtains white. 3/7/00
1/17/99 23:00 Brookhaven MS Fireball 2 minutes Appered to be shooting star at first. Stopped in mid air. Covered appx 5 miles in the sky in appx 2 seconds. Stopped again. Vanishe 2/16/99
1/17/99 22:47 Parkton MD Disk 4 minutes Looking out the front window I noticed a what appeared to be a star changing colors, red, then blue, then white. I looked through bino 2/16/99
1/17/99 22:30 Hamedan (Iran)
1/17/99 00:45 Shah Alam/Selangor (Malaysia)
Fireball 30 secs. We saw a green fire ball moving fast between the cloud for about 30 secs. with no sound or and fast. 3/21/03
1/16/99 19:00 Clermont GA Disk 1 hour My husband we on our back porch, asked me what it was in sky, I looked & in not far distance saw bright lights w/occasional red, got bi 2/16/99
1/16/99 16:00 Mentor on the Lake OH Sphere 15 seconds Silently streaked in, did a figure 8 at the same speed and kept going in the same direction. 4/26/99
1/16/99 04:45 Wrightsville GA Disk 20 mins I saw what I first thought was a plane but it seemed to hover and then shoot up and down still hovering . We watched for aprox. 20 min 2/16/99
1/16/99 01:15 Deptford NJ Cigar 2 Hours An aircraft of some type was seen in the sky with approximately five lights flashing in sequense in a straight line, possibly in a circ 2/16/99
1/15/99 23:57 Stevenage, Herts (UK/England)
Fireball 1 minute Driving home past railway station . Saw ball of light rise up, travel horizontally for approx 100 yrds then unsteadily zig zag until 2/16/99
1/15/99 22:30 Olean NY Fireball 1 sec Green fire ball appearing to fall at very high velocity 4/2/99
1/15/99 22:01 Lanoka Harbor NJ Diamond 5 min craft moved in erratic speeds, with non liner motion. two high intensity white lights, constantly on. one blinking red light. 2/16/99
1/15/99 21:30 Stevens Pass WA Triangle 2min Huge cratt silently glides over two snowboarders atop mountain 7/30/02
1/15/99 21:00 Lancaster (near Edwards Air Force Base) CA Light 20 minutes Me and a friend were walking through a short field and we looked up and we saw a bright light that was moving rapidly from one directio 8/10/99
1/15/99 20:43 Dunkirk MD Other 30 Sec. Me and a friend viewed a craft. We turned around to see it again and it had vanished. 6/23/99
1/15/99 20:00 Contocook NH Unknown 20 minutes Contoocook NH is a very small village. We were coming off the highway into Contoocook and there were 3 lights in the sky. Bigger than 9/2/05
1/15/99 17:40 Canon City CO Formation 4 to 5 seconds while traveling east on Hwy 50 I spotted a cluster (6 or 7?) of red lights in the northeast sky app. 9:00 angle. They appeared to be co 2/16/99
1/15/99 17:40 Canon City CO Light 2-3 sec. Two eye witness saw this. One in a car, a second in a high rise apartment. 13th floor. The witness in the apartment said they landed 2/16/99
1/15/99 17:30 Plymouth MA Triangle 20 Min. My wife and I have been seeing three kinds of unexplained objects in the Pltmouth, Ma ski's for the past few years. I am writing this 10/12/01
1/15/99 17:30 Owings Mills MD Other 5 minutes Overflight of strange craft with chase plane 4/2/99
1/15/99 17:00 Calgary (Canada) AB Diamond 10 minutes We saw the saucer shaped object move slowly across the sky, much slower than an airplane would. Also there was no noise like an airplan 12/2/00
1/15/99 16:00 Beaumont TX Unknown 15mins Huge smoke trail in upper atmosphere. Cought on film. 10/2/99
1/15/99 13:00 Montgomery AL Sphere 20 minutes Bright Metallic Object, stationary at first, then moving very slowly towards the NW then towards NE. It dissapeared behind a large clo 8/10/99
1/15/99 03:30 Melbourne (Tullarmarine) (VIC, Australia)
Light 15 seconds light source flying very fast with no sound to be heard 12/2/00
1/14/99 22:20 Lake Stevens WA Fireball 2sec Fireball/meteor flying below clowd cover East to West 2/16/99
1/14/99 21:50 Seattle (south, 8600 block E Marginal Way South) WA Oval 3-4secs light moving east to west 2/16/99
1/14/99 19:00 Langley WA Formation 2.5 hours Three bright, eliptical, white lights the size of a full moon, rotating in a circle then converging once every 20 seconds, 60 degrees a 2/16/99
1/14/99 19:00 Lake Wales FL Fireball 30 mimutes we have been video tapping strange craft here for the last three days they are yellow fireballs they appear in the sky and dont move fo 2/16/99
1/13/99 23:50 Karachi (Pakistan)
Cylinder 6 sec bluit lights going west to south 5/24/99
1/13/99 23:45 Morgan AR Light 10 seconds the light appeared as a meteor at first then slowed and decended toward ground level. 9/28/02
1/13/99 22:45 Edwardsville IL Other 1minute the object followed my cousins car for about 30 minutesthen my cosins car stopped and then it left with a bang. 4/22/03
1/13/99 20:50 Port St. Lucie FL Oval 4 minutes 3 unidentified craft 2/16/99
1/13/99 07:15 Rio Rancho NM Circle 2-3 seconds Driving east from Rio Rancho into Albuquerque on Paseo Del Norte, I viewed a perfectly lit circle above the Sandia Mountains. The circ 2/16/99
1/12/99 08:32 Eureka CA Triangle 12 they were red triangular shaped objects with a blue haze around them they left an orange trail across the sky and then stopped it shot 2/16/99
1/12/99 03:00 Hastings PA Diamond 5 minutes As we prepared to go for the drive home after a dinner party we noticed that our vehicle would not start. It was strange because the v 12/16/99
1/12/99 00:00 Dallas TX Circle 30sec-1min it appears as a red/orange dot, it was about 12:00p.m. big as the independence day movie ship. 12/7/06
1/11/99 20:00 Washington County MO Egg about 3 minutes My 6 year old brother dustin pointed it out to myself, my mom, and her boy friend. 1/22/00
1/11/99 18:00 Rohnert Park CA Sphere 5 seconds While driving, I noticed a round torquoise colored sphere falling from the sky to the North East of Rohnert Park. The object dissapear 2/16/99
1/11/99 17:47 Danville CA Fireball 3-5 sec Blue-green fireball with a tail to the NW headed down and to the west; appeared to be 13-17 miles away towards San Francisco Bay 2/16/99
1/11/99 09:30 Lebanon OR Cylinder 2 min Saw a hovering silvery cylinder object sticking out from behind group of trees. 11/28/07
1/11/99 05:47 San Ramon CA Fireball 3 Sec. It looked like a shooting star except it was bigger but it did move like a shooting star. 7/14/99
1/11/99 02:45 Gilbert MN Circle 2 mins this is the forth or fifth time i have seen the green balls in sky at number of locations in northern mn green circle glowing brightly 2/16/99
1/10/99 20:30 Corpus Christi TX Fireball 3 seconds It was going straight toward the ground, it appeared to be glittery like tin foil and appeared to be about the size of a basketball,nor 2/16/99
1/10/99 19:04 Tyson's Corner VA Circle 1 to 2 sec Bright green circularly shaped light moved downward and easterly through elevation angles from 30 degrees to 10 degrees and 20 degrees 2/16/99
1/10/99 19:00 Cornwall Bridge CT Disk one minute Clear night. Wife and I saw circle of lights, green, bluish on stationary object about 200-500 feet. Suddening object moved right and 2/16/99
1/10/99 19:00 Newark DE Fireball 1.5 sec Quickly moving bluish/green light w/ tail. Meteor? 4/2/99
1/10/99 17:45 Dallas (North of DFW) TX Light 15 minutes Saw long tail reflecting the setting sun begin to zigzag explosively moving from NW to SE then a bright light appeared in front of the 2/16/99
1/10/99 08:30 Los Angeles CA Fireball 3 mins.? I saw 2 glowing balls move slowly across the sky at high altitude. 2/16/99
1/10/99 03:00 Paradise (just east of; Yankee Hill) CA Unknown 2 min Humming sound outside--unlike any other I've heard around here. 2/16/99
1/10/99 01:00 San Lorenzo (Puerto Rico) PR Formation 0:01min. I was with my parent inside our car when suddenly we saw a 7 lights in formation on top of a mountain and then a we heard a big explosi 11/2/99
1/9/99 22:00 Cancun (Mexico)
Unknown 6-10 seconds i always and looking for satellites. this particular night i thought i had found one because of the speed that the light was moving was 1/11/02
1/9/99 21:20 Melbourne (VIC, Australia)
Triangle 5 seconds UFO type object sighting report - Approx 1 Sep 1999 Like a huge metor type object firey blue/white/yellow with yellow/white tail 9/12/99
1/9/99 21:00 Longboat Key FL Light 6 minutes Pulsing light over the Gulf of Mexico changing color, frequency, and intensity moved in an erratic pattern across the clear sky. The m 2/16/99
1/9/99 17:45 St. Louis (30 miles South of) MO Light 5 mins a light appeared in the sky then slowly dissipated into nothing... exact same shape appears approx 2 mins. later and does the same thin 8/5/01
1/9/99 02:39 Tijuana (Mexico)
Rectangle 2 to 3 seconds A white flash of light moving east to west stopped for one second in the shape of a green rectangle with round corners. Then It procee 2/16/99
1/9/99 01:30 Spring Branch TX Fireball 3 sec Green Fire ball from E. to W. Most likely a meteorite with some copper in it's composition. 2/16/99
1/8/99 23:30 Carmel (I-49) LA Light 1min i was driving on i49. when my tractortrailor started to vibrate vilently i stop the truck to see what was wrong. after i stoped i got o 9/19/02
1/8/99 22:45 Wasilla AK Flash 30 seconds Widely reported event was an exploding meteor. ((NUFORC Note: Suspected meteor, but difficult to know for sure. PD)) 10/15/03
1/8/99 22:45 Copper Center AK Flash flash Bright white flash covering a larger area in the sky 2/16/99
1/8/99 22:45 Palmer AK Flash 2 min. At abt. 10:45 PM Alaska;A Flash of light (like a flash from a camera)lighted up the sky; then I would say about a minute after a boom s 2/16/99
1/8/99 20:30 Madera (17 mi. e. of, near Hensley Lake) CA Unknown 2-3 min. Extreemly loud, like a ram-jet, very large moving slowly from NW to SE. Could not see shape because of high fog. Live in canyon and ha 8/5/01
1/8/99 19:30 Redding CA Unknown 20-30 seconds i think i heard the loud ufo that the people on art bell are talking about. 2/16/99
1/8/99 19:30 Chico CA
3 min. This is amplifying information to the Call in of an observation from Paradise, Calif yesterday. The airport at Chico is used for prati 12/2/00
1/8/99 19:25 Paradiseand/Pentz (NNE on Hwy 70 near Hwy 191 cutoff to) CA Diamond 25 minutes 1st sighted a bright white flashing lite about 6 times the size of the surrounding stars. A mile further observed a 2nd separate, indep 2/16/99
1/8/99 19:00 Corvallis (10 miles south of) OR
30 seconds Heard you on Art Bell Via Broadcast.Com Archives on Saturday morning 1-9-99 from the broadcast the night before. When I heard you playi 2/24/01
1/8/99 18:00 Portland OR Sphere 10 minutes From airplane saw orange glowing craft. Oily substance emited from craft and the stars behind the oily substance became greatly magnifi 4/2/99
1/7/99 23:00 Tallahassee FL Diamond 3 minutes White and red objects in sky videotaped over Tallahassee, Fl is a no go. The local police report a business in the area has been shinin 2/16/99
1/7/99 23:00 Tallahassee FL Diamond 3 minutes 3 minute video-two objects in sky-1st very large bright white saucer shapedlight with four legs-descends below house behind sub-2nd obj 2/16/99
1/7/99 20:45 Williamsport PA Other 2-4 minutes 2 lights flying in "formation" blinking white/yellow, then green/blue, then red then joined and other white lights came in quickly to c 2/16/99
1/7/99 14:10 Charlotte NC Triangle 5 min 3 dark in color triangular type objects moving in a loose formation N. As other aircraft flew above from local airport, objects seemed 1/22/00
1/6/99 22:00 North Dallas TX Circle 5 seconds I was returning from an emergency call on US75 when I observed a green ball of light travel across the sky (ten o'clock to four o'clock 2/16/99
1/6/99 21:50 Dallas TX Fireball 30seconds green fieball shoots across sky. 2/16/99
1/6/99 21:30 Lakeside CA Flash 3:00 min. On Tuesday night at my job at the Barona indian reservation in Lakeside, Ca. another officer and I saw three white strobe-like craft ra 2/16/99
1/5/99 14:00 Estes Park CO Circle 1 minute UFO caught on film over Colorado Rockies 3/4/08
1/5/99 05:38 Bremerton WA Circle 2-3 seconds I was walking and saw a white circle of light shoot across the sky in a south east direction. The sky was partially clear and it was a 5/24/99
1/5/99 05:36 Seattle WA Teardrop 3 seconds The object was approximatly equal in size to 1/4 full moon. It was travelling from NW to SE approximately 500 feet over Lake Union. Th 2/16/99
1/5/99 05:31 Seattle (North) WA Fireball 1 sec single very bright light green colored fireball traverses 40 degrees of the sky on south, downward-slanted trajectory, moved quite fast 5/24/99
1/5/99 02:00 Portland OR Oval 5hours portland oregon 01/05/99 0200 7/11/00
1/4/99 21:50 Stillwater NY Changing 16 minutes Three low,silent craft hovering,looping over each other,flaring huge,bright,then fly head-on near-collision course.Videotaped 5/24/99
1/4/99 20:24 Redding CA Triangle 10 Minutes I went to get in my car. I looked up and SE while getting into the car. I saw an object with two red lights and one green light. Thes 5/24/99
1/4/99 20:00 Longview TX Circle 2-3 hrs Saw two "hovering" objects in the sky that had different colored lights on them. 2/16/99
1/3/99 17:00 Brigham City/Ogden (between) UT
8 minutes saw craft over Wasach Mts. Shape of an egg. Desended behind Mts. Momemts later saw bright flash like ark welder 5/24/99
1/3/99 16:31 Blithe (around; about 15 mins after, heading to LA) CA Other Around 10 sec. Looking west: Craft Heading north "Pritty Fast" Noteiced Thumping feel/sound that became forther apart when the craft passed. 4/2/99
1/3/99 08:45 Bellevue WA Light 4-5 min. Orange light seen in Northeast sky moving slowly upward, then stopping and then moving to right (south) - approx altitude 25,000 feet 5/24/99
1/2/99 22:12 Marysville/Beale A,F.B. CA Sphere 30 to 45 secs spherical green fireball which changes colors to red and white. very very bright. 2/16/99
1/2/99 22:00 Sydney (NSW, Australia)
Light 9 minutes Two lights in the sky interacting with each other in the most astounding way 10/12/01
1/2/99 20:30 Jacksonville FL Other
1/2/99 20:00 Spirit Lake (rural) ID Light 1 hour while looking toward the east we noticed a bright starand upon further examination we noticed that it changed colors from red to green 5/24/99
1/2/99 18:30 Vancouver WA Fireball 10 seconds We were driving on sr500 when we saw a green fireball streak accross the sky 2/16/99
1/2/99 17:42 Seattle WA Light 4 seconds (observed) Walking around Greenlake on paved trail. Saw bright white light on a 3deg downward path across lake from south to north. Approx 1500ft 5/24/99
1/1/99 00:00 Seoul (Korea)
Fireball 5min. spere with long tail (light or something like fire) 5/24/99
1/1/99 23:59 Rancho Cordova CA Unknown 5minutes I heard like a swoshing noise that was high pitch and it hurt my ears i walked outside my back door and saw nothing but i took pictures 8/30/99
1/1/99 21:00 Cheaha Mountain AL Triangle 40 min. I saw it hovering in the air and it chased me down a field, eye level to my driver side window.The field was right next to the road. 12/16/99
1/1/99 21:00 Coyoty Canyon NM Disk 1 My brother in-law and i were coming back from gallup and we were going east bound on hwy 9 and i saw to the south east a object that wa 8/30/99
1/1/99 20:00 Leeton (Australia)
Circle <30 seconds Nothing man made could of flewn through the sky like this object. 1/24/14
1/1/99 19:30 Camano Island WA Fireball 2-3 seconds Large fireball, descending over Whidbey Island in Western sky 5/24/99
1/1/99 19:12 Bainbridge Island WA Unknown 5-6 minutes At 7:12pm on 1/1/99 I witnessed 3 objects over Seattle 5/24/99
1/1/99 18:00 DeWitt AR Light 15 min observerd in east low in sky moveing slow. thought was star @ first. 9/28/02
1/1/99 17:15 Wilmington Island (Savannah) GA Light 4 min Bright light paces commercial airliner 5/24/99
1/1/99 15:00 Réunion Island (France)
Disk unknown Metallic disk below heavy clouds. I've got a picture wich i never showed. 1/31/04
1/1/99 15:00 Lake Henshaw/La Jolla Indian Res. (between, Hwy. 76) CA Cigar 45 sec. Observed a snow white, cigar shaped object from car, over Palomar Mt. 5/24/99
1/1/99 14:00 Florence SC Cylinder 10 min. It was a clear day when I saw a silver cylinder over head moving slowly making no sound 8/28/03
1/1/99 03:54 Auckland (New Zealand)
Disk 5 minutes me and my sister witness ufo in a field, we got extreme ear irritation, and experienced heat wave and an unknow light colour 10/12/01
1/1/99 03:00 Bauxite AR
2 minutes Close encounter 1/31/11
1/1/99 02:30 Loma Rica CA Light 10-20minutes Lights I saw and now seem to feel. 5/24/05
1/1/99 01:35 Puerto Ordaz, Bolivar (Venezuela)
Light 3 min It was a ligth in a rounded shape, hight speed , acrross a big area, we saw the oval shape because of full moon 2/16/99