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UFO Report Index For 10/1978

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
10/25/78 21:00MonroeNCUSADisk5 minComing home from grocery store on a brisk fall evening I noticed something in the sky to the NW of our location. Stopped car to take pi1/28/99
10/25/78 16:00Virginia CityMTUSAOther10 minutesWhile elk hunting South of town I sighted a huge object which was shiny like mylar or a mirror but seemed metalic. It was shaped like a1/28/99
10/25/78 14:00Adelaide (Australia)AustraliaTriangle30 secondsSighting in South Australia during the seventies7/31/15
10/20/78 22:00West SenecaNYUSATriangle10 min.two triangler, dark grey objects hovering at tree top level.2/1/07
10/18/78 23:30BirminghamALUSAOval1 hourIs there a 4 way stop sign in space for UFO.9/2/05
10/17/78 15:00WarrenRIUSAUnknown1-2 minutesLight over T F Green Airport.8/6/20
10/15/78 22:00CandiaNHUSAOval15- 20 monVery large object seen in mid October 19786/12/07
10/15/78 21:00Haena, KauaiHIUSALight5 minutesSix bright blue light orbs dance above the ocean just off Haena, Kauai in 1978.4/24/14
10/15/78 20:00CherokeeNCUSALight2 min.Unknown white orb followed by approxmately 4 known objects10/28/02
10/15/78 19:30Port St. JoeFLUSACircle10-15 minutesSighting In Florida12/7/06
10/15/78 19:00Coeur d'AleneIDUSAOval10 secondsObject raised vertically from lake and zips off horizontally like a lightning bolt.2/14/08
10/15/78 18:00Shelby TownshipMIUSADisk25 minutesWitnessed 2 Mich State Troopers run from close encouter of second kind.6/10/03
10/15/78 02:30Des PlainesILUSADisk30 secSighting in Illinois10/20/05
10/15/78GreenwichCTUSACircle15 minutesHad no control on tv. ash tray killd itself. the obkect was one big light.12/12/09
10/15/78Redondo BeachCAUSAOtherphx lights and reproductive organs missing5/2/03
10/14/78 07:00AtlantaGAUSADisk15 minutesA saucer shaped ship was seen from about 50 yards away. It hovered.11/8/05
10/12/78 23:00AlpineAZUSACircle2 hoursDURING A HUNTING TRIP IN THE MOUNTAINS,WE MADE CAMP AND LATE THAT NIGHT I SAW THE FOLLOWING. A BRIGHT LIGHT THAT CAME FROM THE SOUTHEAS8/30/13
10/12/78 21:00DyersburgTNUSATriangle2 hoursNW TN TRIANGLE.9/9/13
10/12/78 03:30KannapolisNCUSADiskA close encounter!10/30/06
10/11/78 23:00BrightonMIUSACircle5 miniutesround revolving lights reflecting on the fog10/28/02
10/10/78 02:00ElmontNYUSARectangle5minA memory I will never forget that happened meny years ago.2/1/07
10/8/78 00:00SalemNHUSADisk5 hoursApprox. noon of this day in October. I was relaxing on my car and just la12/5/16
10/6/78 21:45Nuriootpa (Australia)AustraliaFireball45 secondsFireball inclour size approximately 500 yards across, landed and vertically lifted out of sight8/16/02
10/5/78 23:30Zaandam (Netherlands)NetherlandsOval00:02UFO-report from a sighting near Amsterdam, the Netherlands.10/12/01
10/5/78 20:00HudsonNHUSACircle1 HOUR((HOAX??)) THREE OF US SAW LIGHTS IN THE SKY AND LOST AT LEAST ONE HOUR . 500 Lights On Object0: Yes2/14/08
10/4/78 19:30PhiladelphiaPAUSASpheretwenty minuteseight foot flurescant globe puts out lights then floats through antenna farm missing a dozen towers and a hundred cables12/2/00
10/3/78 18:00BurtMIUSACircle3 minutesA silent circular craft with lights on the side and three on the bottom as in a triangle.12/12/09
10/1/78 00:00WindsorNCUSACone5minsaw while parking with girl friend. rising full moonin back ground. 25 ft up. f 50 yrs away over field. hovering. completly silent. one8/28/03
10/1/78 23:15FrancesvilleINUSACylinderApprox. 15 minObject hovered for apprx. 5 min. then proceeded west - it was apprx. 300' long 50-75' wide 50-75' high w/lights.7/16/06
10/1/78 20:00LecompteLAUSADisk5 minutesI believe this object was either a test vehicle of some sort or it was not of this world.12/23/02