National UFO ReportingCenter
UFO Report Index For 10/1996


Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
10/31/96 02:15BoerneTXUSA30 sec.Sec. officer at hospital sees very bright blue light. Silhouetted by cloud, appears as "coffee table w/ shirt box on top." Erratic.11/2/99
10/31/96 22:00WichitaKSUSALight~5 minutesAnother report of the 3 flashing lights in the sky Halloween '966/12/07
10/31/96 22:00RockfordMIUSAFlash5 secondsIt was on a Halloween night and I saw a flash in the sky and zoomed off in the air with a bunch of colors following it.12/16/05
10/31/96 09:00MurfreesboroTNUSACirclehalloween10/31/1996 shape of a circle white light like the moon can move at very fast speed2/8/05
10/30/96 22:25KokomoINUSA2302Young couple in car see 3x lights approaching slowly in air. White on sides, flashing red in middle. High-pitch hum. Big; solid.11/2/99
10/30/96 19:30RichmondOHUSATrianglea few minutesorange triangle metallic looking object sighted from window I was sitting on couch and saw a plane? coming in the distance. No surpr3/7/98
10/30/96 18:50Rose Hill / WichitaKSUSALight20 MinutesI saw 3 bright, parallel red lightst 30 degrees above the horizon, lighting up one at a time from right to left. They covered a large p1/28/99
10/30/96 16:00Goose CreekSCUSAcigar1 minuteblue lighted cigar slanted sighted over subdivison. was stationary then turned angle and shot up disappearing fast. 2 nights before s1/28/99
10/30/96 07:30PittsburghPAUSADisk3-4 minutesSaw a disc shaped object from a distance to close.8/30/99
10/28/96 14:00ManchesterNHUSADiamond2minnot moving at all2/14/10
10/26/96 20:30Marksville (Spring Bayou, 1st landing)LAUSATriangle5 minutesTriangluar object moved very slowly over the trees appr. 100 yards from me without a sound, stopped, tipped up and lowered itself into 10/2/99
10/26/96 02:00Newport BeachCAUSAChanging2.5 minutesObject defies physics in Newport Beach, CA.3/27/14
10/25/96 11:08LaurelMDUSA25 sec.Man, entering Hwy. I-95, sees 2 round objs. hovering motionless in clear sky. Color of pencil lead w/ copper. Objs. STREAK in 1 sec.11/2/99
10/24/96 09:18SpringfieldOHUSATriangle1.min 30sec.It Looked Like A star and then I seen three lights that formed a triangle and i told my brother, and cousion and they seen it to ,we st10/2/99
10/20/96 20:20OdessaTXUSADiamond5 minutesDriving down busy street at night, quarter of mile or so, thought we saw several helicopters in sky. Drove right up to it and under it1/28/99
10/20/96 18:20Wichita/Rose HillKSUSALight15 MinutesWhile driving observed 3 parallel bright red lights lighting in turn from left to right. These covered sizable area of night sky. Small1/28/99
10/20/96 11:18TiptonINUSASphere15 minutesSphere shaped craft hovering above field6/23/04
10/18/96 23:30MemphisTNUSAUnknown5 MINUTESI was spending the night at a friends house when we went outside to check on his dog and my we saw something in the sky. They were a3/7/98
10/15/96 23:00RoanokeVAUSAHere's my case I rerported to It's horribly written so I'll rewrite it here to tell more of the details. It was not hunting3/4/08
10/15/96 23:00RoanokeVAUSATriangle1 hourI saw a triangular craft with only red light from front to back on it. Craft stopped over my back yard and shone light down.2/18/01
10/15/96 20:30BlaineORUSASphereunknown2adults - collaged MA degreed - viewed sphere silver/white 90% upper red/orange/blue 10% lower approx. 3mi. away size:approx 400meters11/17/99
10/15/96 18:00DelanoTNUSAOther30 secondsIf you don't believe in ufo's you better keep your mind open and be prepared for the unexpected.12/7/06
10/15/96 15:00MilwaukeeWIUSATriangleBoy ScoutsA large triangular ship with a large white light in the center and 3 smaller red lights that made a triangle outside the white light.3/19/02
10/15/96 06:00BonhamTXUSAUnknownUnknownCrash evidence/aftermath seen and multiple reports heard from callers into morning radio program - then nothing.9/28/17
10/15/96 03:00CazaderoCAUSAUnknown2 minutesYou won't believe what happened to ME!!!!8/16/02
10/15/96 03:00AustinTXUSATriangle5 minutesIt was floating right above the tree tops over the houses about 75 feet from the tops os the houses.4/15/00
10/15/96 00:45San MateoCAUSALight10 MinutesSilent Close Range White Light seen on Highway 280 south of Highway 92. Witnessed by 3.12/19/03
10/14/96 03:00GainesvilleFLUSACircle30 minMy sister and I both had a dream that a ufo was coming to Gainesville. They showed us around the ship,and the greys told us that they 8/30/99
10/13/96 20:00EncinoCAUSATriangle3 secondsvery large V shaped craft flys from horizon to horizon in 3 seconds, very low and silent (Los Angeles)2/1/07
10/13/96 19:47OdessaTXUSADiamond10 minutesWe saw a huge diamond shaped object hovering over us.7/29/00
10/13/96 15:00Astoria (Outside of)ORUSACircle30 secondslarge metallic object crashed in woods in astoria oregon.8/16/02
10/13/96 06:00GainesvilleFLUSACircleHOURALIEN CONTACT THROUGH DREAMS1/28/99
10/13/96 03:19RenoNVUSATriangle40 minutesAt 3:19 am, bright light seen outside window and then one small tugboat triangular shaped aircraft seen over the house and then both oc3/7/98
10/12/96 00:00JamestownOHUSAOther45 minutesNeon green orbs playing in the sky, followed by 3ft white figure on the ground1/12/18
10/11/96 22:00BismarckNDUSAFormation6 secondsOctober 1996 V-shaped formation of craft at exceptional high speed over Bismarck7/31/20
10/11/96 16:00BismarckNDUSAFormation65 white lights in formation11/8/05
10/10/96 22:30Monroe CountyOHUSACylinder1 minuteLooked like it went through the hillside7/8/04
10/10/96 22:00CharlestonSCUSALight5 minFlashing object above Charleston, SC11/26/03
10/10/96 20:00Lake Macquarie (NSW, Australia)AustraliaLight5 MINRED LIGHT WITH OTHER RED FLASHING LIGHT, ONE OBJECT5/24/99
10/10/96 03:20HigginsvilleMOUSATriangle3secilluminated triangular craft, flying at high speed from South to North2/16/00
10/9/96 15:30Deming (near)NMUSAOther30 secondsSilent, jet-shaped, beige hovering object viewed. Magnetic interference with watches.3/19/02
10/6/96 22:00Fire Island (Long Island)NYUSAOther45 MINUTESFire Island up close encounter with a UFO.4/27/04
10/6/96 15:00New York City (Manhattan)NYUSATriangle15-20 minutesBoomerang-shape, "dividing"? objects.8/28/03
10/6/96 13:00DuvallWAUSATriangleSecret Base in the Cascades ((NUFORC Note: We doubt it. PD))7/10/10
10/6/96 13:00San FranciscoCAUSATriangle30 minBoomerang Shaped Objects w/ dark & light color scheme10/30/06
10/6/96 03:40Kansas CityKSUSAUnknown35 secondsVery Bright blue strobbing/pulsing light in center of some type of craft that flew over house illuminating ground...1/28/99
10/3/96 21:00DerbyCTUSALight30 - 40 minutesTwo large lights were seen high in the sky. The objects swung around, changing position with one another, then the top object vanished.3/7/98
10/3/96 20:05CrestoneCOUSALight30 secondsFour balls of light travelling in sky, also see possible related New Mexico report for 10/3/96.2/14/06
10/3/96 20:00Santa FeNMUSARectangle:05Thought it was a plane coming FROM the SE (moving NNW), it moved at a very regular plane-like speed. Felt it might have been a militar5/24/99
10/1/96 22:30The WoodlandsTXUSAFireball2-3 minutes2 orange fireballs moving across sky ~ crazy acrobatics12/12/11
10/1/96 19:00SalinasCanelones DepartmentUruguayLight20 minutes2 brights stars. First 1, then 2. Then none.12/22/22
10/1/96 18:00SaffordAZUSASphere30 sec.Antigravity flying sphere10/12/01
10/1/96 17:00CupertinoCAUSASphere10 minsMetalic ball floating motionless in high winds over San Jose, CA.8/12/08
10/1/96 08:00New York City (Manhattan)NYUSAOval5 mintuesPossible UFO Sighting, Manhattan, New York 19962/14/08
10/1/96 05:30BainbridgeOHUSATriangle3 minutesLow-flying triangular object10/11/05
10/1/96 01:00West Houston (Greenridge @ Westiemer Rd.; near Galleria)TXUSAFormation30 SECONDSThree bright orange-white lights moving in a V formation from northeast to Southwest The center light would change position front to re1/28/99
10/1/96 01:00Lake BerryessaCAUSASphere15 secondsDeep Blue Sphere seen over Lake Berryessa, California10/30/12