National UFO ReportingCenter
UFO Report Index For 05/1998


Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
5/31/98 21:30VancouverWAUSATriangle1.00it was past dusk ant the oject was flying northwest to south east tward th portland area.5/24/99
5/31/98 21:00PenfieldILUSADisk10 minutesWe seen two flying objects standing still in the sky about 30 feet in the air. They began to come straight down then disappeared.12/16/99
5/31/98 12:00Gent (Belgium)BelgiumSphere3 minutesHovering metal-like sphere10/27/04
5/31/98 10:30Tucson (28 miles north of, 233 MM I-10)AZUSACone5 minWas driving south on I-10, fire and smoke rings coming off of object. A cone shaped object slowed down 400 feet next to the left side 5/24/99
5/31/98 02:30Fort HoodTXUSALight30 sec.The 3 shapes went into a formation of a triangle and hovered around for about 30 seconds.6/18/98
5/30/98 21:00SalemORUSAOval2105EXPLOSION OF CRAFT 19988/5/09
5/30/98 04:00WhitehorseMTUSALight1minIt was by 2 governmeant instilations out in the middle of nowhere at a boarder crossing into canada.I arrived at 3:50 am there was a ph4/26/99
5/30/98 01:40WoodstockILUSACigar15-20 secondsI looked up in the sky and saw a green luminous cigar shaped craft. Right when I saw it it took off . A few seconds latr it came bac6/18/98
5/29/98 23:30Elmira (at drive in movie)NYUSATriangleIt was a triangle of lights. There was a big light at the top and three little ones under it. I was at a drive in movie when it flew ov6/18/98
5/29/98 05:10PhoenixAZUSACigar2:25The object appeared as a bright star in the northeastern sky from Chandler AZ6/18/98
5/29/98 05:10PhoenixAZUSACigar2:30appaeared as bright star in NE sky, elevation hand+thumb, remain stationary for over two hours, whitish in color, appeared elongated, h6/18/98
5/29/98 05:00PhoenixAZUSAOval3 hoursOval plastic looking craft, translucent, reflective, with numerous projections from the bottom.11/21/98
5/29/98 04:45DallasTXUSADisk6-7 secondsWhile inbound on Amer. Airlines Flt. 1409 from Atlanta to Dallas, just north of Dallas, @4,000 feet, I saw a small disk like object 2'x6/18/98
5/29/98 03:00Maple ShadeNJUSASphere20 secondsThought it was the North Star. Same brightness, color and size. Moved east to north in the NE sky about 60 deg. above the horizon.11/21/98
5/29/98 01:30North BendOHUSATriangle45 sec.Strange Humming sound, similar to high tension wires, floated northeast to southwest crossed river(ohio) slowly, low(50 meters) lights 11/21/98
5/28/98 22:43DavieFLUSAFlash1-2 secondsA bright flash of blue green light which expanded into a blue green colored sky bright enough to fill my car.11/21/98
5/28/98 22:30TuckerGAUSAChanging3-5minutesa small group of lights flying in a birdlike formation slowly across the sky in a northeast direction.11/21/98
5/28/98 20:30Santa FeNMUSAFireball7 min.We saw the object in the sky south of Santa Fe just after sunset. It looked like a glowing white sphere against the indigo sky, and was11/21/98
5/28/98 20:10StanwoodWAUSARectangle1 minute? seemed longerWhatsit was circling above holding ponds and fields south of Stanwood.6/18/98
5/26/98 10:40Denver (downtown)COUSATeardrop15 secondsI looked out and noticed waht appeared to be 2 Teardrop shaped balloons linked by a tether to one another, Metallic, shiny. The motion 11/20/02
5/25/98 12:05MadisonWIUSACylinder5 minutes2 events separated by about 3-5 minutes11/21/98
5/24/98 22:40Asbury ParkNJUSACigar2 minGreen/Blue Cigar shaped craft seen travelling south to north, along coastline. Craft was then seen rising slowly north of Convention H11/21/98
5/23/98 20:00Kolhapur (India)IndiaEgg10 secwhen we went to eve walk we saw one egg like thing which is colouries with redium green. and just passed away with speedly.11/4/02
5/23/98 16:30Boston Location/HancockMIUSADisk2 minutesDisc was hovering briefly, turned about a 45 degree angle, stayed there a moment then disappeared.6/18/98
5/23/98 12:00MoabUTUSAFireball5 minWhat I saw was I large fire ball going across the sky. I was there for about 5 minutes then vanished behind a cloud.7/5/99
5/22/98 21:30Lansvale (Sydney) (NSW, Australia)AustraliaOther1 hourAs we watched the craft proceeded to play as a child playing hide and seek.It almost seemed to be trying to work out who we were.we wer11/21/98
5/22/98 21:00TigardORUSATriangle5 min.Tigard Oregon 1978 Black Pyramid shape-no noise-no lights-floated then sparks below before shot off 5 min.12/16/05
5/22/98 14:20IndianapolisINUSAChanging5 min.I and my framing crew witnessed this together.We are framing a house on the north side of Indy. Alot of air trafic is going on this day1/28/99
5/21/98 23:50Bad Breisig, RPF (Germany)GermanyFormation18 minutesIndividual round white spots (moon size) forming three circle formations; outer circle appr. 25 spots, next inner circle appr. 15 and 1/28/99
5/21/98 21:30DenverCOUSAFlash30 minutesHumming then a loud subsonic boom or explosion1/28/99
5/21/98 20:00St. CharlesIDUSAOther9 hours((HOAX??)) Ship flies into lake.8/11/04
5/21/98 13:00RidgwayPAUSADisk2 minutesIt was a helicopter following case.12/2/00
5/21/98 10:30Penticton (Canada)BCCanadaFlash30 seconds+saw 3 lights blink on in sky. Two shot away and dimmed out, third shot across horison.12/2/00
5/21/98 02:50SpokaneWAUSALight4 secondslooking north over the spires of Gonzaga University sighted a small, pea sized, light travelling west to east approx 45 degrees above t1/28/99
5/20/98 23:00Old AppletonMOUSAUnknown35 secondsit moved faster than anything ive seen in the sky and would change color every 2-4 seconds.Before we seen it down the road the new truc12/12/09
5/20/98 22:40BurlingtonVTUSALight20 secondsOn May 20, 1998, at 22:40, I was drawn to my 3rd floor studio apartment window (western side of building) by some noise on the street b1/28/99
5/20/98 22:30Salt Lake CityUTUSAChevron4 secondsBlack bat-shaped object flying low, and slow, and silent, with no lights.1/24/14
5/20/98 21:45Buffalo GroveILUSALight3 minutesI saw an object that displayed Intelligence, bright light and great speed.4/2/99
5/20/98 21:00MorristownOHUSAFireball1-3 minA huge bright white ball with a long jagged laight blue tail moving very slowly across the sky.1/7/00
5/20/98 17:30Atlantic CityNJUSACircleOne minuteI'm a retired police detective. I was at the sea wall in Atlantic City, talking to a Atlantic City Fireman. I notice a bright blue ligh7/26/02
5/20/98 04:30GranvilleOHUSALight3-minutesI am a guard on a remote estate at the above location. On the night in question I witnissed a light traveling very fast west to east. T7/26/02
5/20/98 03:15NorfolkMAUSAOther20 secondsDim star that moved sharply, and intentionally5/15/06
5/20/98 02:00Hill AFBUTUSAChevron15 minSaw a large V shaped craft, craft made no sound what so ever.9/2/05
5/20/98 01:00Fort MyersFLUSACircle1 hourCompletly round with dents in it. Just like the round ride at walt disney world in epcot in florida. It was about 3 times the size of a5/26/16
5/18/98 23:30Rapid CitySDUSAOther30-60 secondsthere was a light similar to a falling star, only bigger and longer in duration...i have seen plenty of falling stars and this was not 1/28/99
5/17/98 23:30Salt Lake CityUTUSATriangle10 sec. 2 timesMy father was outside looking at stars, and he came in to get me. He told me that he had seen three lights go across the sky at a very 1/28/99
5/17/98 23:20KalevaMIUSALight7 minutesLight approached from the SE; nother approached from the N; close proximinity. ((NUFORC Note: Satellites?? PD))1/28/99
5/17/98 22:25Colorado SpringsCOUSALight10 secondssmall obj. size=bright star moving NNW to SSE altitude undetermined, but too low for satelite. Light began to dim then we assume it cl9/19/02
5/17/98 22:05Wimborne/Dorset, Dorset (UK/England)United KingdomTriangle1minI was standing at my back door having a cigarete when I saw 3 bright orange lights in a perfect triangular fashion moving very slowly t9/6/02
5/17/98 17:00AlmontMIUSACircle15 secWe saw a torroid shaped object moving due south at a high rate of speed.1/28/99
5/17/98 08:10Belle VernonPAUSAOther40 min.Explosion of a bright white very high flying "Torroid" shaped craft.1/28/99
5/16/98 23:47SimlaCOUSAChangingseven secwent ouy looked up green ball of light decended like a metor then split and right object went off at 90 degrees.1/28/99
5/16/98 22:30MantecaCAUSATriangle45-50 secondobject was flying from north to arms length a silverdollar would have been the noise,very low.2 large lights on bottom1/28/99
5/16/98 21:45AndoverMNUSALight7 minutesmy brothers and i thought we were looking at a shooting star that started moving in diferent directions as it started moving away and g1/28/99
5/16/98 16:00Overland ParkKSUSAFireballa few secondsA fireball bounced out of the ground.11/2/04
5/16/98 03:00Wheat RidgeCOUSACylinder17 sec.i was coming home, and i saw a bright light in the clouds. it was cylinder shapped with a pointed edge.then it dissipeared behind the c7/14/99
5/16/98 02:30WestbrookMEUSAOval40 secondsThis was my Prom night last year, basically my date and I were on our way back to my house, we were on route by my car and I noticed an5/24/99
5/16/98 02:20Wilmington (off coast of)NCUSAUnknown2-3minDark figure buzzed our boat and it wasn't an airplane!7/26/02
5/16/98West ElktonOHUSAover one hr.(S. W. O. C) -The Chase sighting1/28/99
5/15/98 23:30Pueblo WestCOUSATriangle15minIt was about 11:30 at night, when my brother came into my room and told me to look out my window. He seemed very excited but also a lit8/28/03
5/15/98 23:00NewnanGAUSALight1 minvery bright, with a beacon light too high to be helicopter,couldnt be airplane1/28/99
5/15/98 21:45SebastopolMSUSALight~15 minutesStrange, unidentified light that makes seemingly intelligent responses to it's sighting.2/28/13
5/15/98 20:00VincennesINUSATriangle5 minutesTriangular object hovered in evenig sky1/3/01
5/15/98 20:00New York City (Bronx)NYUSAOval3 minutesOn may 1998 I was going to cross the street with my child at that time the lite was green and i wanted to rush home so i press the but3/11/06
5/15/98 18:00Karachi (Pakistan)PakistanUnknown1-2 minutesI was sitting in my garden talking to my fathers body guard.It was dark enough to see all the stars.I noticed that one star was moving 8/5/01
5/15/98 18:00Des PlainesILUSAOther10-15 minutesSeen objeck going from N-E to S-W. Looked Like a black hourglass and was moveing up and doun in and out of clouds.9/28/02
5/15/98 15:00Manchester (UK/England)United KingdomTriangle~4 minutesTriangular craft spotted low down in UK.11/11/13
5/15/98 12:00Montreal (Canada)QCCanadaLightIf you type into YouTube strange lights in the sky that's exactly what I saw in 1998 I was 14 at the time of the sighting now on 34 jus11/17/17
5/15/98 07:30Ft. CampbellKYUSACircle10-15 secondsObject spotted over Ft Campbell, Ky.5/13/12
5/15/98 07:30NettletonMSUSALight15-30 Sec.Red light viewed over Nettleton, MS light acended from trees and disappeared with two jets a minute behind.4/27/07
5/15/98 04:30Puerto Banus (Spain)SpainCircleapp. 1 minuteA star like shape but much brighter.12/5/01
5/15/98RoseNYUSATriangle1 minuteBlack Triangle over apple trees.11/1/98
5/12/98 21:00ChebanseILUSADisk1-3 minutesLast night we had severe thunderstorms. I was 7 or 8 minutes from home and out in the country. To my right up in the clouds I thought I1/28/99
5/12/98 16:00Kinston/Richlands (between; Rt. 258)NCUSACigarfew secondsCigar-shaped craft, traveling over road in country, 200-300 ft. in the air. 200-300 mph, no wings, no markings, no sound. Silver.9/2/05
5/12/98 03:00PampaTXUSALight10 minutesBright light that would light up the sky and then dim. Also crossed great distances in short amount of time; disappeared and reappeare7/4/12
5/12/98 01:00SuperiorWIUSACircle2min.high altitude,very fast11/1/98
5/11/98 22:12South HollandILUSADisk30 sec.s4 disk shaped objects traveling in a NNE direction.Emiting no sound and appearing to change course to ENE after reaching Lake Michigan.1/28/99
5/10/98 22:00OklahomaOKUSACircleround , flash lights like lights on the side,morrir like covering , hovering , quite, gentil movement.9/17/00
5/10/98 21:30CarpentersvilleILUSACircle1 minuteBright round object in sky9/19/02
5/10/98 19:00Grand RapidsMNUSAUnknown10 SecondsToo bright for this earth.3/2/04
5/10/98 10:00SeattleWAUSAFireball60 secWalking from cruise ship to Space Needle. What appeared to be a Military flair white light with trailing smoke ?Airplane crash. Looki1/28/99
5/10/98 02:00BessemerALUSAUnknownHouseI was asleep,i heard a mutant like growl.I remember flashes,and the same growls.I finally awoke,breathing hard.1/22/00
5/9/98 20:00Asbury communityNCUSALight45 minthe lights would change colors as if spinning really fast and they looked like the colors of a prism1/29/02
5/8/98 22:30Morelos (rural area) (Mexico)MexicoLight8 sec.We where on the road when we saw 2 long lights flying hirizontaly flashing alternatly. Then 2 or 3 sec. after it started decending and 1/28/99
5/8/98 22:00MidlothianILUSAOther5 MinutesHuge, black cube shaped object floating in the night sky.4/27/04
5/8/98 21:40Pompano BeachFLUSATriangle15 min.At night looked like rocket with bright tail launched 200 miles north near NASA but in 7 minutes it was above us. Front nose with brig1/28/99
5/8/98 21:40Deerfield BeachFLUSALightApprox. 5-10 minutesStrange lights sighted over Deerfield Beach, Florida May 8, 1998 at 9:40 PM for 5-10 minutes.1/10/09
5/8/98 19:15New York City (Bronx)NYUSATriangle10 min.?I was waiting for the Bx32 bus with my wife; I looked up at the sky and saw two small triangular-shaped craft flying two-three hundred 6/18/98
5/6/98 23:30Manito (2 miles north of)ILUSATriangle1:302 unknown flying objects moving, far too complex for a plane. There is no area around where missles would be launched8/5/01
5/6/98 20:00Colorado SpringsCOUSAOther30 secondsBig eyes.7/14/17
5/6/98 13:30AuburnWAUSASphere12 minutesHeard airplane, looked up and saw silver sphere.1/28/99
5/4/98 20:55Windsor (Canada)ONCanadaFireball15 secsThe 2 crafts circled,crossed each other, then dissapered12/2/00
5/4/98 06:00MoultrieGAUSAChanging45 mins.It changed shapes slowly and was spinning slowly and it was creepy.1/28/99
5/4/98 00:45MemphisTNUSAUnknown1 minuteBetween 4-6 dim, orange lights, traveling NNW-SSE. Straight line travel, no noise.1/28/99
5/4/98 00:00San DiegoCAUSADisk11:00red and blue strobe lights circling the ufo9/9/04
5/3/98 21:00Las VegasNVUSATriangle3 minLarge dark triangle hovers, then moves off silently8/7/07
5/2/98 22:45PortlandORUSATriangle3 secondsIt was triangular in shape, but hard to describe, because of so many different angles.1/28/99
5/2/98 20:30CheyenneWYUSAUnknown2minThe object moved n northwest roughly following a passanger jet it was lower than the jet it made no sound had no lights it seemed to re1/28/99
5/2/98 06:00Los AngelesCAUSATriangle~20secTwo objects aproached over the horizon when I was going out for the paper. They looked like two helocopters at first, but as they apr1/28/99
5/2/98 01:00Fort SmithARUSADiskquickIt flew above us, shined its lights upon us. I don't remember what happened next. I woke up about 15 minutes later, I think. We were1/28/99
5/1/98 22:00GwinnMIUSATriangle1 minuteTriangle UFO Sighting Near Gwinn, MI.5/29/11
5/1/98 21:00LufkinTXUSALight3 to 5 minutesThis object exucuted manuvers that no man made object could at speeds exceeding any winged craft.11/16/02
5/1/98 18:30New York City (Manhattan)NYUSATriangle5 - 10 minutesStrangely moving craft, zigzagging in the distance that turned out to be a huge triangle with lots of lights when it flew overhead..1/22/04
5/1/98 16:00CordeleGAUSADiamond1 minuteriding down the road saw a diamond shaped metel looking object, so we followed it, and this is what happened3/16/00
5/1/98 15:00MethuenMAUSA48 hours2 days of missing time.6/25/20
5/1/98 14:00OcalaFLUSACigar4 minutesCigar shaped UFO turns at 60 degree angle and disappears in to upper sky in a nano (0.001) seconds without any sound.3/31/21
5/1/98 02:00San DiegoCAUSALight10 minutesUnknown source of very intence light, with intence feelings of malevolence directed at victim.3/19/02
5/1/98 00:00HardinKYUSATriangleabout 30 secondsWe saw a triangle being followed by a helicopter!2/27/00
5/1/98 00:00Rural ("middle of nowhere")NVUSAFormation5 hoursSighting over Nevada in 19989/2/05