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UFO Report Index For 01/1998

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
1/31/98 20:00ShirleyNYUSADiskabout 2 minutes4 sequentially blinking white lights. Appeared in Southwestern sky, arched almost across my zenith and faded out in the Notheastern sky1/28/99
1/31/98 18:00Arecibo (just S of, Rural central PR)PRPuerto RicoDisk15 min. +One-two hours after driving away from Arecibo observ. on small, rural roads (former Spanish footpaths), saw still silent disk hovering 4/25/02
1/30/98 21:05Monroe City (3 miles East of)MOUSAFireball2 secondsSaw what I believe was a shooting star or space debris. It came down from North to South. Yellow/ Gold in color with a sparkling gold t8/5/01
1/30/98 20:00Sedona (5 miles w. of)AZUSALight5 hrsStationed on a small hilltop situated between the Secret Mountain Range and Mingus Mountain, near the Bradshaw Ranch, six people witnes4/25/02
1/30/98 18:50DallasTXUSALight3.5 minutesTime: 1850 CST; location: 40nm SSW Dallas; altitude: 6000feet I am a pilot. I was flying into the DFW metroplex on the evening of Janua3/7/98
1/29/98 21:15ScrantonKSUSAFireball30-45 secondsMy son and I saw a something slowly falling out of the sky. It looked like a VW on fire very bright and moving very slowly downward. 3/7/98
1/29/98 19:30Swadlincote Nr Burton upon Trent (UK/England)United KingdomTriangle00:10:00A Triangular object with lights in each corner and a central light was seen. It circled slowly at low altitude (500 ft) below cloud cov3/7/98
1/29/98 14:00CoventryRIUSADisk4-5 minutesShiny metal ship with row of blinking red lights. Classic saucer shape w/ dome.1/28/99
1/28/98 22:00AlbertonMTUSAOval5minSeen Oval in the sky hovering over the mountain. Then started to move from east to south. On the sides it had blue,white and red blin1/28/99
1/28/98 21:00Akure (Nigeria)NigeriaDisk5 seconds9pm, I saw a huge ships with bright lights window moving horizontally for 4 seconds and sped off vertically in 2 seconds ,5/2/11
1/27/98 21:50Anaheim HillsCAUSALight2-3 secondsBright bluegreen light streaking across sky from South to North.3/7/98
1/27/98 21:23MiamiFLUSALight20 sec.As I walked into the backyard of my house in Miami, I noticed a sort of amber /white light moving in the sky.3/7/98
1/27/98 20:20Woodinville (North East)WAUSASphere3-4 min.My younger sister came to me saying that she saw a bright, round glowing object in the far South East sky outside of our home in Woodin3/7/98
1/27/98 19:30Woodland (6 miles from town)WAUSATriangle2 minutesTriangular shaped craft glowing alternately red/orange then dimming; with a teal colored light at each point flew from the South hover3/7/98
1/27/98 19:30Schuyler CountyILUSAUnknownBright orange-yellow lights that had similarty to flares and appeared in various patterns.2/24/07
1/27/98 17:00Las Cruces (on Interstate 10,west of)NMUSADisk2 hours or moreDriving west on I-10 in N.M. we watched a HUGE object hover without moving for about 2 hours.4/25/02
1/26/98 21:00Las VegasNVUSASphere3secondswitnessed glowing bright green orb in the north west Las vegas sky. shot straight down at incredible speed and was gone.3/7/98
1/26/98 20:45Bartelso (outside of)ILUSAOval2 .5 min totalI found a oval shape object hovering over a flooded field at aprox 50 to 75 ft. I watched the object for aprox 1 min. Craft then went 4/25/02
1/26/98 16:50Coconut CreekFLUSACircle1 minuteI SAW A GLOWING ORB OF LIGHT FLOAT OVER AN AREA OF TREES. IT FLOATED THEN SPED OFF AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED TOWARDS THE NORTH1/28/99
1/25/98 20:30RipleyMSUSALight20:33Looked like a star then started moving slowly. After a few minutes it streaked off as if it where the speed of light.8/5/01
1/24/98 21:28Cape CoralFLUSADiamond40 minutes2 glowing objects seen in the sky with many lights; dimond shaped. Seen for at least for 30 minutes with photographs taken.3/7/98
1/24/98 18:25Orange Park (outside Jacksonville)FLUSAUnknown60 secsStrange light doing 3 90 degree turns.4/25/02
1/24/98 15:30TucsonAZUSALight5-6min5 lights maneuvering around each other, all caught on video, and seen on the news1/28/99
1/24/98 15:20LeanderTXUSACylinder20 minutesDay time UFO in Leander-TX seen by 5..7/23/00
1/24/98 09:30San BernardinoCAUSASphere30 minutesAround 9:30 p.m. 1/24/98 I open my front door, to let my Son in. I notice behind him 3 huge balls of lights coming toward us. (They we3/7/98
1/24/98 05:45KaneoheHIUSATriangle5 hoursSaw a very large (size of a school bus) bright light wide triangular shape in the sky hovering above a nearby mountain. Then second cra3/7/98
1/23/98 21:00AlbertonMTUSACircle1hrSeen blinking in and out, over the mountains overhead. No sound came from it. It stayed in the air for about an hour moving around. 1/28/99
1/23/98 18:05Holstein/Heartwell (In country between)NEUSATriangle6 to 7 minutesFather and son driving west on Hiway 6, around 6 pm. Glowing object stationary for 6 to 7 minutes. Object turns on end, then turns to s3/7/98
1/21/98 22:00Goldsboro (north of)NCUSAFormation10+ minutesstrange lights in NC5/27/03
1/21/98 20:42Bradford, West Yorkshire (UK/England)United KingdomOval3 minutesWhilst waiting for my wagon to be unloaded i was looking up at a clear sky suddenly 4 dull orangey(glowing maybe) oval shapes passed t2/16/99
1/19/98 06:50TucsonAZUSAOther3 mina large glowing object shot across sky from se to nw but when it came out of clouds it stopped buzzed around a bit and had lights to bi3/7/98
1/18/98 19:30La GrandeORUSACircle10 minMyself and two others were up in the mountains driving around after work, shoting guns and being young guys."age" myself at the time 206/18/04
1/17/98 16:30KrumTXUSAUnknownStill thereBright light in sky observed on and off for 10 months now3/19/09
1/16/98 17:00Columbia (near Ft. Jackson)SCUSACone40 secondsSaw small cone shaped object near Fort Jackson army base.9/19/02
1/15/98 23:00CTUSACylinder3 minutesBlack Cylinder/tube shaped ufo pivots in night sky with red/green blinking lights.4/13/10
1/15/98 20:30FargoNDUSAFireball3-6 seconds8 glowing red balls the size of quarters weaving in and out of each other, heading SW.8/28/03
1/15/98 19:00Grants PassORUSATriangle1 minute,+-Triangular Ship:Turning in midair3/7/98
1/15/98 13:00Alaska (remote)AKUSADisk20 secondssaucer shaped object passed directly above me3/16/00
1/15/98 05:30Daytona BeachFLUSALight1-2 minutesTwo red lights manuevering both stationary and at very high rates of speed. Both performed unlimited climbs until disappering.9/17/00
1/15/98 05:00Lake CityCOUSALight30 secondsAn object the size and brightness of Venus appeared in southern sky for appoximately 30 seconds. It then gradually doubled and size a3/7/98
1/15/98 01:00Neshanic StationNJUSALight30secBright Lights with No Visible Source or Sound or Tracks Come in Through the Window9/2/05
1/15/98 01:00New York City (Manhattan)NYUSAFormation10 secondsOne light emits multiple identical lights above Manhattan12/19/03
1/14/98 21:00Litchfield ParkAZUSATriangleAPPROX 15 MINAIR FORCE FIGHTER JETS CHASED UPSIDE TRIANGLE SHAPED CRAFT OVER ARIZONA SKIES12/19/03
1/13/98 21:00New WashingtonOHUSAUnknown30 sec.bright flah then suddenly dropped to the ground2/5/03
1/13/98 20:40GoodyearAZUSALight3 minutesTwo amber colored lights south of Estrella Mountain Ranch, W of Estrella Mtns. A cell phone call to my wife following in another car co5/24/99
1/13/98 01:00MinotNDUSAFireball5 secondsI observed a large alien craft in the night sky...1/28/99
1/12/98 21:30Richmond (Canada)QCCanadaLight5 secondThe light was fast going between trees just like the light u see attacking plains6/2/13
1/11/98 20:10RachelNVUSADisk8 minutesAt approximately 8:10 PM MST, my girlfriend and I were driving north towards Rachel on Highway 375 in Nevada. As we descended from Han3/7/98
1/11/98 06:55Cape MayNJUSALight3 minutes =/-What initially appeared to be an aircraft, accelerated away from me at a rate of speed too great to be an aircraft. At a few miles dis3/7/98
1/11/98 06:55MiddletownNJUSAFireball5 seconds3-second fireball flies over me.11/6/14
1/11/98 00:10Colorado Springs (north of, on I-25)COUSAFireball15 secondsA friend and I witnessed a pulsating, intensely bright, fireball near I-25 between Colorado Springs and Castle Rock. The fireball broke9/19/02
1/10/98 22:24LowellINUSA30 sec.no craft seen. we heard a bang against the house and the bedroom blinds began turning red as if someone had backed a car up two our be7/23/00
1/10/98 22:10SaginawMIUSALight5 min approxA round light in the sky hovered then moved in a perfect line from one point to another and disappeared11/1/98
1/10/98 18:00London (UK/England)United KingdomCircle4 minsLarge orange ball of light over London late 1990's9/29/04
1/10/98 17:00Bremerton (over)WAUSALightaproximately 5-minutes10-year old sites ufo above Bremerton. She explains it as a fire in the sky. The object moved extremyly slow.3/7/98
1/10/98 10:00BealsMEUSACircle16sec.On my porch my friend and I saw a round ,white light in the sky it moved acrossed the sky faster then the average plane. After about 1/28/99
1/9/98 20:00Cape CoralFLUSALight2 mina white object was traveling in the eastern sky when we saw a huge blue and red burst of flame speed up the object and travel very fast3/7/98
1/9/98 18:30PottstownPAUSATriangle90+ minutesmultiple craft of various shapes. All with red & white lights, some pulsing, some strobe. Silent. Eventually chased off by jets. Moveme3/7/98
1/8/98 22:38FairbanksAKUSAOval3 SecsA large phlorescent green oval shaped object moving at a strange speed desending on the horizon ended in a large flash2/16/99
1/8/98 22:00Poole, Dorset (UK/England)United KingdomFireball10 seconds?Sighting of strange orange light (ball of fire?) in Poole Dorset 19985/15/06
1/8/98 20:00Satellite Point (near, midway between Orlando & Boca)FLUSAChanging45 sec.We were driving S. from Orlando on the toll road towards Boca Raton, FLA. We saw the 'moon' glowing a bright orange low in the sky in t1/28/99
1/8/98 20:00ChicoCAUSAOval?Reported by my girlfriend's son, seen over North Chico. He described a very large craft with several lights, not blinking.2/16/99
1/8/98 17:00PetoskeyMIUSALight10 - 12 secondsBlueish-Green "light" appears & then accellerates in another direction.10/31/03
1/7/98 23:30New York City (Brooklyn)NYUSADiamond1:00Me and my friend were playing soccer and then we saw a big diamond shape with 3 huge lights.Then the shape flashed into the sky.9/28/02
1/7/98 16:10RentonWAUSASpherefive minutesI was watching TV in my brothers room when something in his window caught my eye. At first it looked like a balloon in the far off dis3/7/98
1/6/98 18:00CamarilloCAUSAOther3 minutesMultiple lights decend in formation, stop and form a swarm, then form two bright lights and mimic cessna and dissapear over horizon.1/17/04
1/6/98 01:00Trenton (Canada)ONCanadaCircle5 secondsGreen light on bedroom ceiling and later large green sphere hovering in distance9/18/14
1/5/98 20:00HudsonNYUSATriangle5 minsOne night going to a friends house,I was walking. Then I seen something very bright,i could not reconize it.3/7/98
1/5/98 16:15PhelanCAUSAOther20 minutesMr. D.F. was outside in his yard when he looked up and noticed a huge, slow moving, black cigar-shaped object with wings coming from th10/2/99
1/5/98 15:50HighlandCAUSAOther3-4 minutesMr. S.C. was proceeding to pull out of a driveway into traffic on Del Rosa Ave. in Highland (east of San Bernardino) when he looked to 10/2/99
1/4/98 23:45NashvilleTNUSACircle5 minutesI was going south on hwy 41 just before Briley pkwy exit. saw circular craft with row of lights on leading edge slowly drift across hwy3/7/98
1/3/98 23:30Keysborough (VIC, Australia)AustraliaLight1 minutered lights bigger than a plane irregular flight patterns travelling sw to ne flying low but not lower enough to get a good description3/7/98
1/3/98 02:30I-90 (westbound, just before the mountains)WAUSASphere5secA green sphere was spotted which was innitially percieved as a firework.1/28/99
1/1/98 23:00Milwaukee/West Allis/West MilwaukeeWIUSAChanging5 minutesGolden orb follows car, then changes into black triangle ufo, stops , and "waits" for them to pass close by.2/1/07
1/1/98 20:30CoxsackeNYUSALightSeveral minutesUFO over Correctional Facility2/7/14
1/1/98 20:00GranitevilleSCUSADiskI was taking pictures of a full moon and did not see it until the pictures were developed. I don't know what to do with the picture (it1/28/99
1/1/98 13:00Baton RougeLAUSACircle15 minthe brightest lights over the mississippi river10/8/07
1/1/98 13:00Cannon AFBNMUSADiamond3 minutesBlack diamond shapped object flew over Cannon AFB.1/10/14
1/1/98 12:58St. LouisMOUSAFlashI was watching TV in my bedroom. It was about to doze off when out my window I saw a very large blue flash. The flash filled my room 3/7/98
1/1/98 07:30PittsburghPAUSAFormation20 minutes28-30 Lighted objects coming up over the city hovering and almost coliding with one another. Red lights escorting them. Vanished.3/7/98
1/1/98 06:00HobokenNJUSADisk30 minIncredible UFO sighting in Hoboken NJ around 1997-19986/18/04
1/1/98 04:00HueloHIUSALight1 hourI've seen many strange things, from beings in my room to faces looking down on me, and I was not alone!!2/25/03
1/1/98 02:00ElizabethtownILUSATriangle4 minutesTriangular object traveling south crossed the highway in front of us hovered then turned east and left with no sound.7/11/00
1/1/98 01:42AllentownPAUSALight30 minutes +One object, too far to see size and shape, one blinking light red/green/white. Stayed in oproximately same spot for about 30 minutes 3/7/98
1/1/98 00:58St. LouisMOUSAFlashI was in my room watching tv when I looked out the window to see a huge blue flash that lit up the sky. I could see everything as clear3/7/98