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UFO Report Index For 10/1988

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
10/31/88 22:00Tryon (north of)OKUSATriangle5-7 minutesLarge, silent, triangular object with huge beam of orange light coming from the underside of the craft viewed by several witnesses.5/24/05
10/31/88 04:00TacomaWAUSADisk45 secondsTWO CIRCULAR OBJECTS, CIRCLING AROUND EACH OTHER, SOMTIMES GOING SO HIGH, AND SOMETIMES TOO CLOSE, IN SOUNDLESS UNUSUAL SPEED.COMPARING6/6/00
10/30/88 22:00Collinsville/Granite CityILUSALight20 MinutesSphere of light from Collinsville to Granite City7/26/02
10/28/88 03:00MiamiFLUSAUnknown1 minutewe decided to report this after watching some ufo tv program with a person having the same experience.10/10/11
10/26/88 23:00RiminiSCUSADiskONE NIGHT BACK IN 1988 OF OCTOBER MY SON AND I WAS LEAVIN MY PARENTS HOUSE.IT WAS AFTER 11:00ONE NIGHT, AS WE WERE GETTIN IN MY CAR I1/17/04
10/25/88 05:00MiamiFLUSALight1 minuteThey disappeared behind the only cloud in the sky.12/23/02
10/22/88 23:16Green RiverUTUSACone11 minutesTop shaped object /light sitting in the night sky right in front of me2/14/08
10/22/88 22:33Interstate 10LAUSAOval6 minutesAt night I saw a large pulsating light at low altitiude, at first stationary, and then flying away at enormous speed.5/11/05
10/22/88 20:30New York City (Queens)NYUSASphere1 minuteSphere coming out from the Moon10/31/03
10/21/88 21:00Holmes/PawlingNYUSAFormation20 min aproxFlyimg V seen over whaley lake/pawling.no ultra lites this time5/28/05
10/20/88 21:30SpokaneWAUSAChanging15-20 minutesA huge, sharp 'V' formation of apprximately 25 to 30 round white disks flies slowly over a suburban area12/2/00
10/17/88 23:00CharlotteMIUSATriangle10 minIt was green, floated in the air and landed about a houndred yards away from me. I tried to duck down. I sat there staring at it for ab5/11/05
10/17/88 03:30Tinker AFBOKUSAChevron5 min5 chevron shaped craft glowing gold flew over tinker airforcebase in oklahoma11/28/07
10/16/88 09:30PhiladelphiaPAUSAOval1 hourOval shaped moon colored object that darts in and out of the clouds above my house,1/10/09
10/16/88 00:34Winnipeg (Canada)MBCanadaTriangle20 minutesTriangular shape lands in a manitoban field. ((NUFORC Note: Possibly not a serious report. PD))5/11/05
10/15/88 23:30BarnhartNHUSACylinder30 secs.large craft followed and observed my friend and i.11/26/03
10/15/88 22:45Big SpringTXUSAOther5 MinLooking out at the night sky I caught out of my peripheral vision a streaking pastel green shooting star.11/20/01
10/15/88 22:00MasfieldOHUSALight2 hoursWe saw a blue/white light in the same spot for nearly 2 hours, then it shot off to the north at amazing speed7/16/06
10/15/88 21:00OdessaTXUSACircle2 minDriving at night on loop saw circular blinking lights.5/24/99
10/15/88 20:30LovelandCOUSAChevron5 minBoomerang craft, silent, no lights, walking speed8/16/02
10/15/88 20:15BelleMOUSAUnknown5/10 minutesLights on a huge craft slowly going overhead. (Official explanations unacceptable)6/18/98
10/15/88 20:00Pilot KnobMOUSACigarabout 15 minutesI did not actually see this myself, but my mother did. I was 10 years old in 1988 and I remember my mom running in the house saying she12/16/05
10/15/88 20:00Missouri (rural; location unspecified)MOUSAMan views lighted blimp-like object float over house. Many UFO reports that night.2/8/05
10/15/88 19:55Orono/BangorMEUSATriangle10-15 minutesDelta shaped craft seen over UMO (1988?) Oct 15 - very quiet and still to slow moving8/20/01
10/15/88 19:30London (UK/England)United KingdomCircle4 minutesToo big to be a balloon - i haven't been able to completely forget it. Would really like an explanation.8/5/01
10/15/88 15:45MonroviaCAUSADiamond3 minutesDiamond or Pyramid shaped craft sighted in Los Angeles County, in the fall of 19886/20/19
10/15/88 13:00TacomaWAUSACircle2 minutesDisc follows fighter jets to air base.2/18/11
10/15/88 02:00BremertonWAUSACircle30 minutesCircular craft approximately 500 feet in diameter clearly seen at approximately 1500 feet altitude.8/7/11
10/15/88 01:00Ottawa (Canada)ONCanadaTriangle45 minutes...triangular in shape blotting out most of the bluff in the background, the horizon and part of the night sky7/5/05
10/15/88 00:30Greers Ferry (Greers Ferry Lake)ARUSACircle2-3 min.Three moon sized objects appeared in the form of lights and lite the intire lake up and I could see a mountain about 10 miles from me,j11/20/02
10/12/88 16:30Melbourne (VIC, Australia)AustraliaCigar15 MIN'SLarge cigar shaped craft,flying sideways,over bay,toward's our car.9/29/04
10/10/88 22:45Seattle (Ballard area)WAUSAUnknown2 sec.Two adult witnesses are stunned by the sound of an object that streaks above the home they are in.4/27/04
10/10/88 22:00BoulderCOUSALight1 minuteThree Stars Begin to Move Randomly, Stop, Change Direction, Move Again, And Then Vanish7/16/06
10/10/88 21:00New GloucesterMEUSAUnknownfew minutesI'm still afraid to look at the sky at night.1/10/09
10/10/88 18:00MilwaukeeWIUSATriangle10 minutesA silent black triangular object with no lights moved over us as we walked our dog across a school playground.8/7/07
10/9/88 21:00BridgendUnited KingdomDisk15 minsThe experience was not frightening, it was a beautiful craft that we saw and if it were to come back then it would be great!2/18/01
10/7/88 21:40VermillionOHUSARectangle10minDisk shaped ufo sighting preceeded by unusual claps of thunder and light-bubbles rising above a horizon of trees.2/1/07
10/5/88 06:30Daqing (China)ChinaChanging2minscicular then oval red dish took place from ground10/11/05
10/4/88 05:50GoodyearAZUSACircle30 secondsAppeared to be rotating and circular in nature because the lights would appear and disappear.5/21/20
10/2/88 22:30FishkillNYUSAFormation10 minutesLights over Fishkill N.Y.10/12/01
10/1/88 19:00RussellKYUSATriangle30 secondsTriangular craft with no sound in Russell KY2/7/20