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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
3/25/19 22:22 WashingtonWhite House DC Other 21:26 - 21:28 2 seconds Sideways 8, yellow, steady, UFO seen during TV News Show, during Adam Schiff’s Comment at the Whitehouse. 3/29/19
9/21/18 22:00 Washington, D.C. (6 miles west of) DC Rectangle 2 minutes ((HOAX??)) I had the urge to buy Hersheys Kisses afterwards as I felt on a sugar low. ((anonymous report)) 9/27/18
6/16/18 21:58 Washington DC Light
Took a photo of the waxing moon June 16, 2018, and notice ufo in photo. 6/21/18
5/14/18 00:00 Washington, D.C. DC Disk 5 minutes Odd this is the second time it’s Happened! 5/15/18
12/21/17 06:24 Washington DC Unknown 1 minute Buzzing Lighted Craft. ((anonymous report)) 12/21/17
5/12/17 14:30 Washington, DC DC Circle 1 hour + Directly SE of DC, driving S on 395 I saw a BRIGHT yellow light ~3000' in the sky COMPLETELY still. ((anonymous report)) 5/15/17
10/2/16 11:00 Washington, D.C. DC Other 4 minutes I have never reported a sighting before so please forgive missing details. I was walking home Sunday morning around 1100hrs in northwes 10/11/16
8/8/16 22:00 Washington DC Triangle ongoing There are 3 lights in the DC sky that are stationary and forming a triangle. 8/16/16
4/12/16 01:30 Washington, D.C. DC Circle Few seconds Watching tv, I see a round object with a bright light coming from it. The object flew across the sky at about 4/15/16
3/15/16 23:15 Washington, D.C. DC Chevron 2 minutes large boomerang floating across sky in wash.d.c.-observed with night vision goggles. 3/18/16
3/13/16 05:40 Washington, D.C. (above I-295 bridge) DC Flash 2 seconds I want to be clear on this event, I was on my way to N.H from Doswell Virginia, after staying the night in Kings dominion Best western. 3/18/16
10/17/15 13:00 Washington, D.C. DC Unknown 10 seconds 'Unidentified Ground Object' Spotted in Northwest, Washington, DC 3/17/17
2/9/15 20:20 Washington, DC DC Changing 40 minutes A colorful object was seen from a far distance. It gave off red, then orange. then yellowish white light. have pictures. 2/12/15
1/1/15 21:25 Washington, D.C. DC Other 2 minutes 2 glowing orange crafts, in the shape of hang-gliders, passed across the sky. 1/7/15
12/23/14 02:20 Wilmington DC Circle 20 minutes + Sighting of a look alike 6 bright star like in circle with 1 bright starlike in middle in Wilmington, De 12/22/2014. 1/7/15
12/8/14 01:00 Washington, D.C. DC Flash 2 seconds Saw a green orb shoot straight down. Too low for a shooting star. Brilliant emerald color. 10/16/15
10/26/14 10:10 Rehoboth Beach DC Light 30 seconds 4 orange lights flying east to west. ((NUFORC Note: Possible advertising lights, in a rotating display? PD)) 11/6/14
8/27/14 19:40 Washington, DC DC Light 4 minutes A light as if a star was observed around 7:30 PA while it was still bright and no other stars were visible. Initially I thought that th 8/29/14
7/31/14 18:30 Washington, D.C. DC Light 5 minutes Green, red light that hovered, moved, hovered and disappeared. 8/1/14
6/20/14 21:00 Washington, D.C. DC Formation 30 minutes Multiple light formation seen at 9pm Friday, June 20th, over the Potomac river in VA, from tallest hill in Washington, DC. 6/24/14
2/22/14 10:30 Washington, D.C. DC Formation 20 seconds 8 orbs of light flew directly over head in a formation before a synchronized deformation and dissapearance. Lone orb 5 min later. 2/27/14
7/4/13 23:30 Washington, D.C. DC Triangle 5 seconds Triangular shaped object flew across sky during Wash, DC 7/4/13 fireworks display. 9/30/13
3/16/13 13:00 Washington, D.C. DC Circle seconds Taking a picture and two objects moved quickly past in both pictures. It was so quick no one saw them but they are in the two pictures 5/15/13
12/31/12 01:20 Washington, D.C. DC Triangle 10-15 minutes Saw a triangular craft flying north to south, few minutes saw a chemtrail moving east to west. 2/4/13
12/4/12 14:00 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 15:00 MUFON CONFIRMS ORB UFOS OVER WASHINGTON DC, DEC. 2012. 12/20/12
8/9/12 03:00 Washington DC Light 10 minutes 6 glowing objects fly near roof. (reoccuring) 8/19/12
7/26/12 22:30 Washington, D.C. DC Light 30 minutes Ball of light brighly flashing green and orange. 8/5/12
7/25/12 21:30 Washington DC Changing 10-15 minutes 3 objects in 15 minutes, 2 balls of light moving north to south and 1 shape changing white "ball" moving in same direction 8/19/12
7/4/12 23:40 Washington, D.C. DC Light 15 minutes Two lights/objects over DC with quick, erratic movements 8/5/12
7/4/12 21:06 Washington DC Sphere 5.5 seconds Luminous spheres in flight, then suddenly vanishing into nothingness 8/5/12
6/22/12 20:02 Washington, D.C. DC Other 1 ML sec Perfectly vertical streak of light 7/4/12
5/6/12 22:52 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 3 seconds 2 luminous spheres converged into the image frame from 2 different directions, and flew by 5/29/12
4/9/12 03:00 Washington, D.C. DC Light 3 minutes At about 3:00 am I was watching out my window, which faced East. I noticed a very bright ball of light passing from North to South. It 5/13/12
1/29/12 19:20 Washington DC Other 8 to 10 seconds A group of darting/revolving round white lights moving together at a very high speed across the sky. 2/3/12
12/11/11 20:08 Washington DC Cylinder 4 seconds Luminous object thought to be a star? 1/12/12
12/5/11 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC
1 minute 22:55 U.S. eastern From a third floor balcony facing Northwest, observed a bright red-orange light that I thought at first was a Chine 12/12/11
7/31/11 19:30 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 10 seconds while watching the debt debate on cnn news channel we witnessed an ornage sphere flying over the capital during an commercial break on 8/7/11
7/4/11 00:00 Washington, D.C. DC Cylinder 1.5 seconds Black cylinder zips through Fireworks.at the Washington Monument 7/17/11
7/4/11 21:15 Washington, D.C. DC Cylinder 2 seconds My family and I saw something fly over head silently and without lights. 7/17/11
6/15/11 20:19 Georgetown DC Disk 6 seconds metallic disk hovering silent in crowded airspace shoots up out of site leaves smoke cloud 6/20/11
5/21/11 20:00 Washington, D.C. DC Triangle on going ((HOAX??)) Saw hover triangle with eight lights in D.C. 7/17/11
2/12/11 22:24 Washington, D.C. DC Light 50 minutes I was watching web-cams in Washington DC as The Agency had notified forums members on the 10th of Feb that they would fly their craft o 2/18/11
12/25/10 21:45 Maroochydore (Queensland) (Australia) DC Diamond 5 mins At first I saw these two bright lights come up over the horizon from behind my house roof. I shouted out to my partner to come check it 1/5/11
8/28/10 22:06 Washington DC Fireball 2 minutes Red flaming object flying low over Washington DC with no sound 8/30/10
7/25/10 10:00 Washington, D.C. DC
30 seconds I saw a silver metallic ball fly over my house in Wash., D.C. in broad daylight! 8/24/10
7/20/10 03:18 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 3 seconds At 03:18 AM I was called to take a look at a bright object, by a friend. I went outside with my camera and camera platform (tripod) and 7/28/10
7/20/10 03:10 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 5 minutes Moving star with beam of light 8/24/10
7/20/10 03:00 Washington, D.C. DC Light nightly I live in Wash., D.C. For weeks I had observed a bright luminous celestial body in the sky I couldn’t identify. The object would rise 8/24/10
7/4/10 21:11 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 1 second 2 luminous objects over Washington Monument July 4, 2010 7/6/10
7/4/10 Washington, D.C. DC Circle 2mn. I saw Two ufo object's over the Washington Monument during the 4th. of July events. 8/24/10
6/19/10 14:00 Washington, D.C. DC Disk unknown In June 19 while on vacation in Washington CD with my wife I took a photo of this sighting by chance. We didn't know of the UFOs until 7/29/10
5/8/10 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Light 5 min two star light object seen minutes apart moving slowly across the sky originating and ending at the same locaiton 5/12/10
4/30/10 20:45 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere 1 minute luminous craft with halo's in slow flight over the rooftops of the buildings 5/12/10
2/14/10 12:00 Washington, D.C. DC Oval Unknown Object spotted in photos of D.C. 4/13/10
12/9/09 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere one minute Sighting of a large flying sphere near our nation's capital. 12/12/09
8/19/09 20:57 Washington, D.C. DC Fireball 2 seconds a vectoring orange streak, which at the end of forwards vectoring, makes a sudden 90 degree turn? 12/12/09
8/10/09 23:12 Washington, D.C. DC Other 5 minutes I captured a red sphere like anomaly in 15 frames of 1080 i HD imagery? 5 minutes later and 100 yards from POV we stopped the car and I 4/13/10
5/27/09 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Fireball 4 minutes Glowing orb with sharp turns in Washington ,DC 6/9/09
3/20/09 20:40 Washington, D.C. DC Other 5 minutes The object looked like top of a heart shape and was very large and appeared to make no noise and also had no patter 4/14/09
1/20/09 17:00 Washington, D.C. DC Cigar 1 sec I was watching this video on cnn.com look in the far right and watch object fly past sky infront of statue 3/19/09
1/20/09 Washington, D.C. DC

Hello, im a 17 year old girl and Im from New York. I was watching a video, before Barack Obama inaguration, these news people were spe 3/19/09
1/2/09 20:00 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere split second A green colored sphere appeared out of nowhere and fell straight to the ground 1/10/09
11/18/08 19:06 Washington, D.C. DC Other 19:06:54 UFO flies into frames taken @ US Capitol Building @ 17:06 PM 1080 HD 1/10/09
9/23/08 21:00 Washington, D.C. DC Light 56 minutes 3 lights moving very smoothley at the capital 10/31/08
8/17/08 22:06 Washington, D.C. DC Egg 1 minute (egg shaped) anomaly shooting a beam of light towards the ground? 10/31/08
8/13/08 20:00 Washington, D.C. DC Cylinder 3 to 5 min Cylindrical object over Washington D.C. viewd from near Smithsonian Metro Station 10/31/08
6/11/08 16:45 Washington, D.C. DC Disk 1.5 -3 min Daytime sighting of bright light changing to stationary white/blue gray annulus and then moved very fast. 7/5/08
5/29/08 06:47 Washington, D.C. DC Other 30 min It was a round white light with tentacles sticking out blue and white, look like a spider. 6/12/08
1/3/08 Washington, D.C. DC Disk 1 min The news caster seen it also, then shut up. I saw it plain as day.

500 Lights On Object0: Yes
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10/31/07 21:45 Washington, D.C. DC Sphere about 1 hour Two UFO's Lingering In The Sky On October 31, Followed By Lights And Surrounded By Green Fog. ((NUFORC Note: Satellites?? PD)) 11/28/07
3/5/07 19:00 Washington, D.C. DC Other 10 min Hovering saucer-shaped object, yellow lights, approached by bronze-colored object, triangular or flying wing shape, which hovered near. 3/8/07
1/27/07 12:30 Washington, D.C. DC Fireball 4 seconds Fireball Over Capitol Hill- Very Long Deep Blue Tail- During Anti- War Rally 2/24/07
12/30/06 20:00 Washington, D.C. DC Light NA cell phone picture of Capitol - apparent objects 2/24/07
11/10/06 08:20 Washington, D.C. (area) DC Cylinder 30 Seconds Sighting recorded Friday November 10th, 8:20AM. I witnessed an object off the lower left side of the plane (South/West). It would be be 12/7/06
9/11/06 01:00 Washington, D.C. DC Diamond 12 minutes ((HOAX??)) It was a very shiny diamond-shaped crystal UFO craft, and it sounded like a high pitched whistle. 12/14/06
5/17/06 00:30 Washington, D.C. DC Triangle 10 seconds black triangular object with three red lights underneath it flying over DC 7/16/06
4/16/06 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Triangle 20 minutes This is my second report of these Triangular shapped flying objects with red flashing lights. This second sighting compelled me to rep 7/16/06
11/21/03 16:00 na DC
15 minutes USO seen my military coming up out of the water. 3/4/08
8/1/02 14:30 Washington, D.C. to Kansas City DC Cylinder 20 minutes Metallic cylinder shape hovering at 45 degree angle outside airplane window 4/27/07
9/11/01 09:00 Washington, D.C. DC Circle 1 min Small orbs circle the pentagon on Sept 11th 7/16/06
7/4/97 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Other 30 seconds Elongated and flattened " dome," with 1 bright light, hovers and darts like dragonfly, D.C. Mall, July 4th 1997 8/5/12
7/4/97 23:00 Washington, D.C. DC Other 30 seconds elongated ad flattened 6 inch dome, with 1 bright light, hovers and darts like dragonfly, D.C. Mall, 7-4-97 3/19/09
5/1/88 13:00 Meppel (Netherlands) DC Cone 1.5 seconds Orange, triangular cone, like a sharp edged shuttle with flat triangular surfaces, moving, stopping and accelerating quickly. 12/5/14
6/1/55 Washington, D.C. DC Formation
Two fighter airplanes, assigned to inspect a white-dot cluster, suddenly disappear off radar, and then the cluster also disappears. 10/31/08