National UFO Reporting Center - Sighting Report

PART 1 - DATE AND LOCATION

Please be as precise as possible.
Enter the address where the sighting occurred, or drag the pin on the map to mark the specific location.
If using the map, please zoom in to mark the exact spot, you can expand the map to full screen with the icon in the upper right.
Non-address locations will be identified with an alphanumeric geocode.
Enter any other details describing the location of the sighting. If you know the latitude/longitude coordinates, enter them here. Do not enter a specific address here, use the Sighting Location for that.

PART 2 - WHAT DID YOU SEE?

Do not include names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, or any other information that can be used to identify individuals in this section of the form. In order for us to fulfill our guarantee that people's identity will no be revealed, personal information must be removed manually, a very time-consuming task.
For orbs of light please select "Orb".
Enter a short summary that gives the critical details of your report (one sentence only) .
Use a word processor to carefully compose and spell check your report, then copy and paste it into this box. Enter as much detail as you can - such as descriptions of the object(s) seen, what they did, how many of them were observed, and what shape and color they were. A description of the backgrounds of the observer(s) is useful as well. Please do not include emojis.
45 degrees
Enter the Angle of Elevation as measured in degrees above the horizon. An object on thr horizon would be at 0 degrees, while an object directly overhead would be at 90 degrees.
Enter the compass direction from you to the object
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 4 files.
If you have photographs or videos please upload them here. Illustrations of the object observed, even a simple outline drawing of its shape are also very helpful. A map, indicating where the observers were located and what direction(s) they were looking is appreciated, and will permit a calculation of latitude and longitude.

PLEASE DO NOT INCLUDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION IN YOUR DRAWINGS.

PART 3 - YOUR CONTACT INFO

This information will not be published and will be kept strictly confidential, unless you check the "permission to release your name" box.