National UFO ReportingCenter
UFO Report Index For 07/1978


Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
7/30/78 23:50Myles InletSCUSAOther2 minutesHello . This was a sighting just out of Myrtle Beach in South Carolina .This Happened around 1978 . This was a different siteing that y1/10/09
7/29/78 23:30HighlandINUSADisk3 minutesI looked out my window to see a disc shaped object hovering about less than 100 ft. over my house.4/1/00
7/29/78 16:00ValdostaGAUSAOther5 SECONDSClear sunny day in Valdosta, was walking on the edge of a peanut field, was facing south-west looking at another field directly behind11/28/07
7/27/78 21:00Fort StocktonTXUSALight10 minutesMy sister and I wear driving south on state hwy 67 toward Alpine from Fort Stockton when I noticed 3 red lights lined up against a clif3/4/03
7/27/78 00:45UnionMOUSALightone minuteAt approximately 12:10a the witness left her brother's home in Beaufort Missouri returning to her home in Arnold, Missouri; a trip she 4/1/00
7/26/78 22:00UnionMOUSALightminuteThree witnesses reported seeing a unusually bright white light cross the sky moving east to west...4/1/00
7/26/78 20:00UnionMOUSALight10 minutesThree witnesses. While driving down Highway 50 East they noticed a big bright orange ball in the sky. It was bigger than the moon but 4/1/00
7/26/78 18:30St. LouisMOUSAUnknownminutesRed light from outside lights up the my bedroom.9/4/03
7/26/78 15:00EurekaMOUSALighta few secondsIn an incident similar to others around this date, a ball of light flashed down at our car then veered away.8/12/08
7/26/78St. Robert/Fort Leonard WoodMOUSALightuncertainTwo witnesses saw bright flashing red light pass over their house..4/1/00
7/25/78 21:30St. Robert/Fort Leonard WoodMOUSALightminuteTwo witnesses, enlisted man and wife. Sitting on front porch of home. Noticed an unusual light/object moving across the sky. No other 4/1/00
7/25/78 21:00KingsportTNUSADisk5 minutesflashing red light turned out to be a soundless spinning disc shape8/7/07
7/22/78 18:00PhoenixAZUSAChanging3 Minutes2 large silver craft, rotating above us. Changed shape rapidly, and disapered into the darkness in a burst of light.7/5/99
7/22/78 02:30GulfportMSUSAChevron5 minutesGrouped lights in sky moving fast in a configuration of a chevron or partial diamond.10/23/13
7/22/78 01:30Ft Irin (Goldstone Tracking Station)CAUSAOval5 minutesWe didn't see it appear but it was like we were suspended in time10/31/03
7/21/78 23:00Little FallsNYUSAChevron10 secondsThree triangular craft flying silently over Mohawk Valley in Upstate NY8/22/18
7/20/78 23:00WestportORUSAUnknown10 sec.Two Stars flying parallel to one another at undescribeable speed, then stopping on a dime momentarily to only part in differant directi5/24/99
7/20/78 21:00Campbell River (Canada)BCCanada10 secondsTwo bright lites hovering approximately 30,000 feet,they almost collided then flew off in opposite directions.12/2/00
7/20/78 20:00Pine GroveCAUSAFormation5 min.3 unknown objects overflew our house just after dark. They were in formation.8/30/99
7/20/78 20:00LivoniaMIUSAFormation10 secondsFormation of Green Lights (high up) over Livonia, MI. USA2/14/06
7/20/78 17:00Coquitlam (Canada)BCCanadaTriangle5 minutesHello, I'm 60 years old now and my witness and i had seen this ufo when i was 17 or 18 years old in the Summer time. This would have be2/7/20
7/20/78 04:15Arizona (about 3 hours from, on I-15)AZUSALight5 min.I saw 3 very bright crafts, a big one in the middle, and 2 smaller ones on either side, hovering then moving fast, back and forth4/27/04
7/20/78 02:00New York City (Brooklyn)NYUSATriangle2-3 min.Retired Police Officer:Triangle shape, with 6 glowing red lights, seperated and shot across the sky (left to right) then came together.9/2/05
7/20/78 00:00TuskegeeALUSACircle30 secondsIn '78 Yellow Orb moved silently along with my car/50 mph, moved to the front of my car, then zoomed into the stars and became a star.7/25/19
7/19/78 21:00MojaveCAUSALight5 minutesit came towards us then zig-zagged across the sky then took of in a different direction.9/2/05
7/18/78 01:00HammondINUSAOther20-30 secondsI was sitting in front of the window listening to the radio one night and saw this object slowly descending, like the sun setting on th1/28/99
7/16/78 21:00CentereachNYUSADisk4 minutesCentereach, Long Island, NY, 1977 or 1978, Red disk shaped object hovering in Northern direction7/16/03
7/15/78 23:00FargoNDUSATriangle1 minuteGlowing triangular object, composed of smaller triangles, floated silently across sky from NE to SW.1/28/99
7/15/78 22:30Regina (Canada)SKCanadaLight3-4 minutesStationary Lights which then separated and disapeared4/27/07
7/15/78 22:00Jarabacoa (Dominican Republic)Dominican RepublicCigar1-2 minsUFO Sight in the Domincan Republic12/23/02
7/15/78 22:00GrantCOUSALight30 seconds3 green fast moving lights4/18/12
7/15/78 21:30March Air Force BaseCAUSADiskA couple of minutesOne evening in the summer of 1978 my boyfriend's mother was giving me a ride to a store about 9:30 at night, as the store closed at ten4/28/01
7/15/78 20:45San FranciscoCAUSADisk6 minsI & 7 friends notice a disc shape object still at night with no sound also,glowing orange haze around the bottom. started moving south.4/28/01
7/15/78 20:30Fort MillSCUSACircle10 secSmall circular object took out the tops of trees10/30/06
7/15/78 18:30OttawaKSUSAOval45 minThe UFO was shaped something like a foot ball the length of about 2 school busses but with many white and red lights on the underside11/8/03
7/15/78 18:00AmeniaNDUSADiskhourHovering disc over WDAY tower east of Amenia, ND.2/14/08
7/15/78 17:00Pointe ReyesCAUSASphereapprox. 1/2hr+5 Gold Sun like Round Objects appear, do manuvers, then one comes and hovers over the vessel i am in...8/7/11
7/15/78 16:00WestonMAUSADisk15 minutesdaughter's abduction4/27/07
7/15/78 13:00UK/EnglandUnited KingdomSpheresphere hovering by tree, witnessed by four12/16/05
7/15/78 12:00MesaAZUSACigar90 secondsHuge silver cigar shaped craft glides low and slow over a populated suburban area in Mesa Az followed closely by a military fighter air3/31/08
7/15/78 12:00DouglasAZUSAOther10 secondsVery large object moving silently through low clouds. (Late 1970's.)1/14/16
7/15/78 12:00AvocaIAUSALight2 minutesChevron-shaped retinal after-image after looking at the sun with eyes closed.3/29/18
7/15/78 10:00Mountain Home AFBIDUSACone90 minutes1978 Mountain Home AFB Hybrid-Alien Childhood Encounter. ((anonymous report))12/19/19
7/15/78 02:00GautierMSUSADisk30 minutesbright multi-colored lights emanate from disc flying/hovering silently approx 500 ft in the air.3/4/08
7/15/78 01:00St. Albert (Canada)ABCanadaLight20 MinutesThis event happened many years ago; however, I felt compelled to write about it as to this day, I still think about it. At the time, I8/11/04
7/15/78 00:00Santa Fe (Pecos Wilderness)NMUSALight15 mins, plusDull red giant "bracelet" at Santa Fe Baldy mountain,summer 1978, Pecos Wilderness, New Mexico1/19/05
7/14/78 22:30SpokaneWAUSADisk15-20 minsA friend and I were driving and saw something odd in the sky coming towards us. We pulled over along with some other people to watch.1/28/99
7/14/78 14:30New Symrna beachFLUSAFormation30 minutesFormation of orbs daytime chased by fighter jets over beach in New Symrna, Florida 1978.8/5/12
7/12/78 22:00San Diego/North CountyCAUSALight15 secondsI saw a blue streak across the sky.1/28/99
7/12/78 08:00CorryPAUSALight7MINUTES1978 FLYING WAY TOO FAST TO BE A PLANE4/16/05
7/10/78 21:00Grand RapidsMIUSATriangle5 MinutesDark, Black Triangle Craft10/10/11
7/8/78 00:30ShelbyNCUSALight5 minsA bright light that turned into 2 lights and shot off in two separate directions.11/3/05
7/7/78 22:00TahlequahOKUSATriangle7 minutesTriangular, silent, motionless totally flat black craft with front facing light beam.2/4/13
7/7/78 15:00Salisbury (UK/England)United KingdomOther2minssilent lights in the sky ,appearing and dissappearing ,about 30 m.p.h. over a millatary airfield.11/20/01
7/7/78 13:00Ardmore (near)ALUSASphere15 minutesSilver Sphere Hovering above treeline on Interstate 65 N.3/7/00
7/7/78 12:00New AlbanyINUSAOther30minsIn broad day light, it was as big as three aircraft carriers, but as silent as air. Moving very slowly theough the air. at the front th2/14/06
7/4/78 23:59AllentownPAUSADisk1 MIN.SEEN 2 PALE GREEN FLYING SAUCERS OVER ALLENTOWN , PA ** JULY 4TH 1977/78 **1/31/11
7/4/78 23:00MorgantownWVUSAChanging20 minThis happened quite awhile back and I never reported it, but with all the attention recently, I tell people I think I saw one, and they5/2/11
7/4/78 22:15DanvilleILUSASphereAbout 2 minutesMy sister and I saw an object that apeared to be 3 spheres connected togeather by a Y type of structure in the middle.11/30/99
7/4/78 21:00ResedaCAUSASphere15-20 minutesThe object appeared red like a brilliant ruby on July 4, 1978 about 9:00 PM, and was witnessed by a few thousand people.6/12/08
7/4/78 20:00NashuaNHUSACircle5 minutesthere were many people assembled at Holman stadium in Nashua waiting for the firworks display. I looked up to the sky just as it was ge6/4/14
7/4/78 19:00FayettevilleNCUSADisk5 minutesfayyetville,NC true ufo sighting 07/04/197810/30/06
7/4/78 19:00San DiegoCAUSATriangle10 minutesTwo young boys spot a triangle in the early summer eve7/25/04
7/4/78 12:00Oak HarborWAUSACigar10 to 15 minGigantic , silent zepplin with fantastic speed.1/22/04
7/2/78 09:00Kansas CityPAUSADisk5 minutesThe craft I witnessed was saucer shape and there were lights laminating around the bottom. It was very large and right above a drive-i9/9/04
7/2/78 08:00Kansas CityKSUSADisk5 minutesMy thoughts were it was a blimp or something like that but it looked too real to be a blimp.4/16/05
7/1/78 23:00NewnanGAUSARectangle10 min.the spot lights that were circeling on the roof tops of our house.12/23/02
7/1/78 22:00MonseyNYUSATriangle15 minutes.My boyfriend and I saw a triangular shaped object spinning in circles, lights rotating..It jut across the evening sky within the stars 2/16/99
7/1/78 22:00New RochelleNYUSAOval45 secondsUFOs are REAL! 45 SECONDS OVER MY HEAD IN A STILL POSITION - and then IT ZOOMED AWAY.10/12/01
7/1/78 22:00Logansport (east of)INUSASphere30 seconds50 ft. sphear over farm house moved off exces of mach1 visible untill fading out of sight.2/14/06
7/1/78 22:00DeltaPAUSADisk20 minutesSpace craft hovers over pond4/27/07
7/1/78 21:30Toledo (near)OHUSALight5 minutesI was listening to Peter's interview with George Noory on June 4th. I thought I would mention this. My companion at the time also saw6/18/04
7/1/78 20:30West MemphisTXUSACircle8 minutesLarge circle with colored lights hovering not far above Looked like the ride at amusement park called tilt a world.8/6/20
7/1/78 20:00RiversideCAUSATriangle10 minutes3 triangular shaped ufos over an empty field in Riverside, CA with beams of light searching the field; no noise, no wind, not copters9/4/03
7/1/78 17:30CarsonCAUSAUnknown5 MinFor about 5 minutes I watched an odd shaped object in the sky over the city of Carson, Ca, that was then chased by 4 Military jets.7/16/06
7/1/78 17:00MojaveCAUSASphere@3 minWhile building the CHP office in Movaje, Ca I observed a very small object @ 1 meter from me hoovering. I was on the roof of the buil1/28/99
7/1/78 15:00Quincy (15 miles southeast of)CAUSATriangle2 minutesA black object suspended about 150 feet from me, with 2 beings. They appeared to be watching me. I waved, and it zoomed off.12/16/99
7/1/78 15:00Newport Corner (Canada)NSCanadaSphere1 minute"Ball of mercury," obscured by sole cloud. Object suddenly ascends very rapidly and disappears from sight. ((anonymous report))11/30/18
7/1/78 14:00ChesterNYUSAChevron1-2 minutes6 chevron shaped objects seen in the daytime sky doing "loop-de-loops" at high altitude11/3/05
7/1/78 08:45Fort DrumNYUSALightOnly 4 or 5 secondsLarge red light seen crossing the moon in a few seconds.7/25/04
7/1/78 02:00Los AngelesCAUSACircle30 minutesbright multi-colored lights emanate from disc flying/hovering silently approx 500 ft in the air6/12/08
7/1/78 01:00MemphisTNUSATriangle45 mins2 huge triangle shaped objects, low to the ground moving very slow. we follow them for several miles before they vanish.11/17/99
7/1/78 01:00Lakes Region area of Central New HampshireNHUSADisk2 hoursOn the approximate date, I was a Police Officer on-duty in the Town of Gilford, New Hampshire. I was working the 4 to 12 pm shift and 1/28/99
7/1/78 00:30EdinaMNUSATriangle2.5 minutes7/1/78 01:00hours Edina/Minneapolis. MN. single very slow moving black triagle, 2 min visible12/20/12
7/1/78 00:00Bayamon (Puerto Rico)Puerto RicoLight10 minWe were driving home late on night in Bayamon Puerto Rico. We(My Dad,step mom,sister,cousin)were going home after visiting one of dads2/14/06
7/1/78 00:00OrelandPAUSAOther5 minutesElectric Blue Half dome with possible alient encounter.8/5/01