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UFO Report Index For 10/1974

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
10/31/74 17:45ChicagoILUSAabout 1 minuteOrange light different from landing aircraft at O'Hare Airport shot up, then to the right and then out of site in about 5 seconds.5/11/00
10/31/74 07:00RockfordILUSALight5 secondsBright white light, very fast, no sound or sonic boom, impossible maneuvers, too fast for aircraft11/26/03
10/27/74 21:00EastlandUTUSASphere1 hourAt the time this was happening, I told myself that no one will ever convince me that this did not happen, ever!7/26/02
10/22/74 20:00OneontaALUSACircle10 secBig, round , with lights, but no sound, moving slow,10/30/06
10/20/74 21:00OwensboroKYUSALight2 to 5 SECONDSit was roughly 13 lights in a triangle shaped formation flying in a zig-zag pattern from north to south. speed was unknown, except they5/24/99
10/20/74 19:30HoustonTXUSACircle45 minutesWe watched a UFO at night through binoculars.1/5/11
10/20/74 07:00San JoseCAUSAFireball5 minutesThe Santa Clara Valley is bordered on the east by the Hamilton mountain range, and on the west by Santa Cruz mountain range. At the so4/2/99
10/18/74 01:00HopkinsvilleKYUSACircle15-20 minutesThree saucer shaped craft with sequentially flashing multicolored lights followed young couple who experienced lost time10/12/01
10/15/74 23:00La JuntaCOUSAOther20 secondswe saw a glowing green pencil shaped object going from south to north. it moved out from behind one hill only to disappear behind anot2/12/04
10/15/74 22:30San Francisco (south of)CAUSALight3 minutesA pulsing light that ascended at 90 degrees4/16/05
10/15/74 20:00Big SandyTXUSATriangle90 minutesTriangle, colored lights, cow mutilations, disappeared.7/6/15
10/15/74 18:30BathOHUSAOval45 minStrange animal sounds and what appeared to be a plane crashing before seeing huge craft hovering over tree across from our home. It2/14/06
10/15/74 18:00MemphisTNUSACigarprobably 15-20minCigar in Memphis 1974.12/2/00
10/15/74 02:30Oak CreekCOUSACigar20follow-up information concerning flying pencil shaped object; original posting date 02/02/0410/8/07
10/15/74 02:00Missisauga (Canada)ONCanadaCircle60-90 secondsHuge glowing orange orb hovered above ground. Orb flew away in arc less than 2 seconds.2/20/15
10/15/74 01:30Colorado Springs (North of)COUSALight4 to 5 secondsSun bright object seen high in the sky near Air force Academy disappears in seconds!6/9/09
10/14/74 20:00OranMOUSA15 secondsSaw triangle shaped craft, light on each corner, low overhead, few hundred feet above. As craft went by saw light on top. Soft noise l11/21/10
10/14/74 16:30FultonMOUSADiamond1 minutesI saw a golden orange diamond shaped object traveling south in the sky in mid october 1974 near Fulton MO6/4/04
10/10/74 23:00HudsonKSUSALightOne hour?The light chased us.7/25/04
10/10/74 21:30Cardiff (UK/Wales)United KingdomDisk20 minutesback in 1974 I was 19 at the time and lived in a suburb of Cardiff Wales UK called Ely, and in the distance there was a wood called Ca2/1/07
10/10/74 19:30HudsonMAUSAOther45 MinutesNot sure of the eact month or year of this sighting but it was in the fall of 74 or 75. Was walking home around dusk and saw a bright l8/10/99
10/10/74 17:00Willow BeachAZUSALight2 minThe object was a brillant white light standing out against the bright arizona sky2/18/01
10/10/74 02:00Australia (out back)AustraliaUnknown3 hoursI got PROOF of an ENCOUNTER.6/4/14
10/7/74 19:50YakimaWAUSACone40 minutesHuge search light beam from 4 miles high in the sky illuminating a one mile diameter circle on the ground.5/12/09
10/6/74 22:00ChicagoILUSAOval3 MINTUESI SAW A UFO WITH OVER 500 WITNESSES AND IT WAS REAL AND IT WAS LARGE AND ROUND.2/18/01
10/6/74 19:00New OrleansLAUSA1 minuteStrobe cloud hiding object over NOLA east.4/22/16
10/5/74 23:00FossilORUSAChanging55 hours((HOAX??)) The object at a distance looked like a Ferris wheel with multiple colors of red green blue yellow.5/29/15
10/1/74 22:00FresnoCAUSACigar5 minutesA short accounting of this even written for a memoirs class.7/23/17
10/1/74 21:00ChesterNJUSALight10 MinutesThree bright star like objects moving across the night sky at the speed of light and stopping on a dime.12/7/06
10/1/74 20:00Ankara (Turkey)TurkeyChanging5 min.A bright, huge, and shape-changing object, exploded into numerous smaller spherical objects which moved in formation.8/7/07
10/1/74 20:00DeerwoodMNUSAUnknown2 secondsSighting 3 An incidence occurred in mid-October, 1974. I picked my son up from wrestling practice in the evening after school. We live12/7/06
10/1/74 18:00WeirtonWVUSASphere4 minutesUpon coming home one evening in the early spring, I saw in the eastern horizon three circular objects that looked like three full mooon1/7/00
10/1/74 01:00DentonTXUSAUnknown10 minI was walking home from the Library at North Texas State University after the Library closed. From a distance, I saw a large red glowi6/12/08