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UFO Report Index For 08/1972

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
8/30/72 01:30AnchorageAKUSACircle2 to 4 secondsLarge, bright, blue/white circular object appeared to do extremely high speed "fly-by" of Earth.1/17/04
8/28/72 23:15Bixby SouthOKUSACircleapp 1 hourThis is my U.F.O. Story This happen to me when I was sixteen years old. I’m now 44. That was 28 years ago, In the Summer of 1972,12/2/00
8/28/72 01:15WaukeshaWIUSAOval15 minutes8/00/1972 or 8/1973 Waukesha, WI for 20 minutes, a sun-like oval object cited April 25, 20145/2/14
8/25/72 17:00CincinnatiOHUSADiamond45 minutesStationary , diamond shaped object , only visable thing in the sky between 4 and 5 pm5/24/05
8/25/72 08:30ColdwaterALUSATriangle6 minseen in 1972 and seen later too8/24/10
8/22/72 22:30SayrevilleNJUSALight15:00minutesI saw three luminescent green lights dancing in the sky , no deffinite shape ,to high to see any craft ...4/16/05
8/20/72 19:30Clark A.F.B (Philippines)PhilippinesSphere10 secbright object very high speed came to complete stop moved off in another directions very high rate of speed no sound9/6/02
8/20/72 19:00MilwaukieORUSALight5:00An unseen, low-flying object was emitting a beam of light on the ground coming towards us.11/28/07
8/18/72 01:30AberdeenMDUSATriangle3 minutesThere were three lights on the object .There was no sound from the craft.It was treetop high in its flight.1/19/05
8/17/72 23:00EvanstonILUSACircle5-6 minutes90 ft saucer, grey with white spinning lights underneath12/19/21
8/17/72 17:00HoustonTXUSACircle5 minutesI was about 7 years old and my brother was 8 years old.my uncle and I were sitting on the front porch eating popsicles and my brother s12/19/19
8/15/72 09:00RoanokeVAUSACircle2 minutes+Children see hovering craft above house4/22/03
8/15/72 01:00Toronto (Canada)ONCanadaSphere240 minutesWitnessed glowing sphere land in middle of urban area, had confirmation from authorities.12/2/00
8/15/72 01:00Ellensburg (south of))WAUSACircle2 HRSVery large UFO sighting south of Ellensburg WA. Multiple following sightings.2/24/07
8/15/72 01:00Mt. SterlingOHUSADisk30 minclose sighting Mt. Sterling Ohio3/19/09
8/14/72 06:00MilfordCTUSACircle5 minutesChildhood experience in Milford, CT6/12/02
8/12/72 10:00AuburnALUSACircle5 minutesBright globe appeared suddenly, animals terrified until globe appeared and vanished suddenly in night sky.7/5/19
8/10/72 16:00CincinnatiOHUSADiamond1 hourWatched diamond shaped object which was motionless except for earths rotation for about one hour.8/5/12
8/10/72 13:00Nanton (Canada)ABCanadaUnknown1 to 2 minutesFlaming object, travelling slowly at low altitude on a horizontal path from north to south.4/27/04
8/10/72 12:10BloomingtonILUSACircle3 hoursI I WAS WATCHING FOR METEORITES FROM MY FRONT PORCH, LIKE I DO EVERY YEAR ON AUG.10AND11. I HEARD A LOUD CRASH LIKE FARM MACHINARY SHU8/5/00
8/10/72none (in countryside) (Canada)SACanadaOther?Metallic "squished-football"-shaped UFO displayed extraordinary maneuverability and speed; later green light cloud followed car.12/2/00
8/4/72 23:00High IslandTXUSALight6 hoursLanding, beamed lights, formation and singly many witness and over several nights, affected phones/cars7/16/06
8/2/72 23:00TucsonAZUSACylinder5 minutesA bright steadily flashing light traveled across the dark sky then turned its direction toward me and hovered about 25' in front of me4/16/05
8/2/72 02:00Ponca CityOKUSALight15 minutesFour lights like a radio or TV tower sits sationary for awhile then moves horizontil, lights remain at an equal distance apart, like th4/15/00
8/1/72 20:45PittsburgKSUSATriangleAbout 30 secondsFull Triangle shaped with white light on each corner, silent, moving faster than most airplanes or jets I have seen.3/4/22
8/1/72 15:00PhoenixAZUSADisk1:00Saucer and tall alien who appeared in human form3/18/14