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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
6/20/22 16:02PleasantvilleIAUSACirclePictureLooking out the garage6/22/22Yes
6/19/22 01:18WaterIAUSALightLess then 30 secondsI arrived seconds after sighting6/22/22Yes
6/19/22 01:15AlbiaIAUSACircle7 minuteslooked up at the sky around 1am, the object appeared very bright at first then slowly started to fade away.6/22/22Yes
5/28/22 21:50CliveIAUSAFormationIt seemed like 5 minutesI saw a white ball of light it flashed at me twice, so I pulled out my phone camera.6/22/22
5/27/22 17:15WilliamsburgIAUSASphereStill on goingThere has been a stationary round object floating for over an hour and is still there, confirmed it is not Venus with the app6/22/22Yes
5/3/22 21:59Polk CityIAUSACylinder2 minutesWhite light5/31/22
4/29/22 22:15Iowa CityIAUSAChanging5 minutes4 white circular lights moving criss-cross in a counter-clockwise fashion slowly moving across the sky.5/31/22
4/21/22 20:52EvansdaleIAUSACylinder1 minuteLong straight bright white object, bright as the stars4/22/22Yes
2/5/22 13:46Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1333/4/22
1/11/22 18:00AvocaIAUSACircleOver one hourSeen over town by many3/4/22
12/24/21 19:15BettendorfIAUSAFormation5 minutesFour red lights, not flashing, traveling in a line north to south3/4/22Yes
12/16/21 11:33VenturaIAUSAOver 10 minutesSmall dot that turned into squiggly circles5/31/22
12/3/21 06:00MarionIAUSAFormationLine of lights12/19/21
11/28/21 22:00Des MoinesIAUSARectangleDriving at night and saw a large rectangular "float"" in the sky moving slowly noiseless. . Bright lights clearly defined the ufo. 3min12/19/21
10/31/21 06:43West Des MoinesIAUSALight30 secondsSatellite-type speeding light in sky stopped near star, went 90 degrees in different direction.11/15/21
9/20/21 18:00UrbandaleIAUSAOtherWithout realizing it I had captured a picture of a ufo while out smoking with a friend10/19/21
9/11/21 16:15Iowa CityIAUSADisk10 secondsOrange saucer shaped. Looked as if it was lit from bottom. It was really moving, but appeared to hover and move up slightly. Then it go10/19/21
8/12/21 20:49QuarryIAUSAOther10 secondsApproximately 20:49 a bright green square with rounded corners and 2 white lights in center object flew in a 45° angle downward from sk8/16/21
7/5/21 22:00ClintonIAUSAOther2 minutesSingle white unidentified object detected in residential area.8/16/21
6/14/21 01:00OsceolaIAUSA20 minMy report is that I sited a UFO and they may be morphed into human body's thank you.8/16/21
6/13/21 03:00Fort MadisonIAUSAChangingStill occuringSo came out to smoke a cigarette and there happens to be a very very bright light in the sky. I pulled the my phone camera out to pictu7/31/21
5/22/21 11:46Sioux CityIAUSAOther5 minWas finishing at the park next to river before heading out it first was a string of lights with lights going circular and one came out7/31/21
4/30/21 21:00NewtonIAUSACircle5 secondsit was northeast direction saw a bright circle shape move slow then disappear very quickly5/20/21
4/28/21 13:48Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1337/31/21
4/26/21 22:00Res MoinesIAUSAOther1 minuteI was in my front yard looking at the Super Pink Moon with my neighbor in the evening on the eveningof April 26th, 2021. We were both u5/20/21
3/14/21 04:00Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1334/23/21
2/26/21 13:06Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1333/31/21
2/18/21 04:00Iowa FallsIAUSAChanging14 minutesA circular object, alternating between a disk and a shape shifting blob, paced the truck that I was driving.3/2/21
1/22/21 04:00Sioux CityIAUSALight5 minutesLate at night, I saw a very large red light that traveled quickly across the sky and disappeared.3/2/21
1/18/21 20:25Oxford JunctionIAUSACigar7 minutesI noticed a strange light out the window of my house to see, two very bright lights. I checked the flightradar24 live website Immediat1/19/21
1/15/21 17:30North LibertyIAUSALight~10 secondsBright blue light under the cloud line going in an upward diagonal line until disappearing into the clouds.1/19/21
1/9/21 00:30AftonIAUSAChanging20 minStarted as what looked like a bright bulb then more of them. One was green, changed shapes many many times; some of them are scary loo3/2/21
12/28/20 06:15MarionIAUSALight4 minNight red light with small white lights.1/19/21
12/19/20 20:30Sioux CityIAUSALight1 minuteWe observed a very bright white light heading west to east at a very high rate of speed. We were on the farm and had very good view of12/23/20
12/8/20 18:00FredericksburgIAUSARectangle10 secondsI was Driving northbound on hwy 63, 3 miles south of hwy 18 when i saw a bright white lighted, Rectangular object moving very fast thro12/23/20
12/4/20 19:00Iowa CityIAUSASphere40sUFO fleet in straight line pattern over Iowa City 04Dec202012/23/20
12/4/20 06:45UrbandaleIAUSAFormation2 minutesAt approximately 6:45pm, I walked outside with my family. We saw at least 20 lights in a line move in unison. The lights disappeared as12/23/20
12/4/20Ft.atkinsonIAUSACircle10 minutes50 round lights in perfect row starting nw sky to nc sky moving slow. At aprox. 45 degees in sky lights faded out one at a time. Ligh12/23/20
11/16/20 21:00NevadaIAUSATriangle1 minTriangular object floated smoothly and silently over my backyard. It came from the North and kept going South. It looked like a V-Forma12/23/20
11/6/20 06:00TruroIAUSACylinder2-3 minutesMetallic cylinder shape object zig-zagging across sky at a very high rate of speed.12/23/20
10/14/20 23:11Cedar RapidsIAUSAFormation2 minutesLine of lights sitting over the cedar river12/23/20
10/8/20 02:40CoggonIAUSACircle2 secondsBright Green light moving across sky in Iowa12/23/20
10/1/20 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle4 minutesAt 9:00 pm on Thursday October 1st, I was taking out my garbage when I saw a aircraft slowly coming towards my home, west to east, goin11/5/20
9/30/20 06:30Nebraska CityIAUSACircle3 minutes3 circle shaped craft flying in triangle formation start spinning and switching places changing directions very quickly11/5/20
9/24/20 22:00Dallas CenterIAUSALight1 minuteMulti colored flashing object zig zags across the sky, then splits into a triangle and disappears.11/5/20
9/15/20 20:35IndianolaIAUSAFlash3 secondsI was walking my dogs!at night and we were up on a hill—for a moment there seemed to be a shooting star flashing across the tree line.11/5/20
9/8/20 16:36Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 13311/5/20
9/3/20 17:08DubuqueIAUSAFormation10 minsFormation of 50+ lights in the sky.8/16/21
9/1/20 03:00AmesIAUSALight2 secondsLight in sky defying gravity and disappearing in rural Iowa9/4/20
8/20/20 21:00KnoxvilleIAUSALight1 minuteLights in the sky8/27/20
8/19/20 21:32Des MoinesIAUSATriangle2 minutesGliding triangle in the sky, non blinking blue light on left side and non blinking red light on right side8/20/20
8/16/20 13:00Sioux CityIAUSADiskSeveral hoursBright star seen in middle of day. With binoculars you could see it was a flying saucer like object8/20/20
8/1/20 22:50BentonsportIAUSAFireball5 minutesIn Keosauqua Iowa on 8/12/2020 around 10:30pm, my boyfriend and I were outside standing near the Des Moines River trying to observe the8/6/20
7/25/20 23:00ShellsburgIAUSALightStill happeningAs we were looking for the comet I noticed a light that was moving erratically back forth up down a little to the east of the dipper th7/31/20
7/15/20 21:47AnkenyIAUSAOther5 minutesBrilliant white object over Ankeny, IA, moving to the north /northeast7/23/20
7/12/20 10:54Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1337/23/20
6/11/20 14:51Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1337/9/20
5/17/20 10:00East AmanaIAUSASphere20 minutes2 round objects were in a marshy wooded area, which left when approached6/25/20
5/16/20 19:10PersiaIAUSADisk2 secondsI got it on video by accident during storm.6/25/20
5/2/20 22:50Eagle GroveIAUSALight5 secondsSmall light traversing entire night sky in seconds from South to North to Northeast6/25/20
5/2/20 03:30Storm LakeIAUSA10 minutesI was asleep in my bed around 1:00am. I had a dream regarding aliens. The more it went, the more real it became. I found myself “awake”6/25/20
4/30/20 21:09Des MoinesIAUSADisk2 minuteshovering saucer nears ground then disappears in sky6/25/20
4/27/20 21:15CharitonIAUSALight3 minutesLine of 30-40 white lights moving single file through the sky from NW to SE6/25/20
4/26/20 21:15MaysvilleIAUSAFormation3-4 minutes30-50 White lights in a perfect line. ((Starlink satellites?))6/25/20
4/20/20 23:00BadgerIAUSA1.5 hours((NUFORC Note: Witness provides no information. Later reports that event was caused by sighting of Venus. PD))5/1/20
4/18/20 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOther30-45 minutes31 satellite like objects flying straight line West to east ((Starlink satellites?))6/25/20
4/18/20 21:19OskaloosaIAUSACircle~50 minutes21 "star" like objects moving west/north east one after another, 2 side by side objects moving N to S. ((Starlink satellites))5/7/20
4/18/20 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSALightwe noticed and counted over 65 crafts flying in straight line from West to East ((Starlink satellites?))6/25/20
4/18/20 21:00ManlyIAUSAFormation20 minutes22-25 objects in uniform straight line over northern Iowa. ((Starlink satellites?))6/25/20
4/9/20 21:25EmmetsburgIAUSAOther20 secondsTwo lights at even distance5/7/20
4/9/20 21:20WaterlooIAUSALight15 minutesWhile looking towards North sky spotted small starlike light moving from west to east. ((Starlink satellites))5/7/20
4/6/20 19:30West BranchIAUSALight00:05 aka 5 minsDriving south on Garfield towards spring dale, during an early/bright sunset, I saw to the East a BRILLIANT large bright light, hoverin6/25/20
3/31/20 12:05AnkenyIAUSAFormation4-5 minutesWhite cluster of 20+ rotating objects in the sky forming a circle6/25/20
3/29/20 20:00MaxwellIAUSALight20 minutes10 lights moving across the sky flashing red green and blue. Light remained blue most the time. ((Starlink satellites))6/25/20
3/28/20 21:00LowdenIAUSACircle1 hourConstant string of white fast moving dots evenly spaced out. Did see 2 across from each other. ((Starlink satellites))5/21/20
3/28/20 20:20Cedar RapidsIAUSASphere15 minutesObjects flying in the same path with same speed and distance apart. ((Starlink satellites))5/21/20
3/28/20 20:00DavenportIAUSAOval45 minutesAround 8p.m. 7 or 8 oval shaped ufo’s were flying around in different patterns, all flying at a fast speed. I used my telescope to look5/21/20
3/28/20 08:00DavenportIAUSACircle1 hour((NUFORC Note: No information provided by witness. PD))5/15/20
3/26/20 20:45SpencerIAUSALight35 minutes42 lights, equally spaced flying SW to NE. ((Starlink satellites))5/21/20
3/24/20 22:00WaterlooIAUSACircle3-5 minutesThought was falling star at first as had blueish green color at end. Then it appeared up in the sky. Blue,white, red, colors on it. Was5/21/20
3/20/20 21:30Sioux CityIAUSACircle5 minutesShocking 15 satellite like objects flying in the night sky in pattern one after another. (("Starlink" satellites??))4/9/20
3/6/20 19:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight5 minutesSmall lights appeared in the western sky and started moving NE about the same size and brightness ((Starlink satellites))5/1/20
3/6/20 05:00DavenportIAUSAFormation7 minutes15 to 20 lights, appearing out of the big dipper, traveling south east at even spacing, straight line, ((Starlink satellites))5/1/20
3/4/20 05:20Cedar RapidsIAUSALight15-20 minutesSubstantial amount of 'satellites'. (("Starlink" satellites??))4/9/20
3/4/20 05:15AmesIAUSALight3 minutes11 lights in a row traveling 3-4 times as fast as aircraft without any sound. (("Starlink" satellites??))((anonymous))4/9/20
3/1/20 11:00IndianolaIAUSATriangle4 minutesTwo orange glowing triangular planes started flying towards my house. Flew very low and slow. Could only hear a soft purr of an engine.4/9/20
2/21/20 05:00Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1334/9/20
2/20/20 19:00DexterIAUSACircle3 secondsThe object was green and looked like a star. It moved above me and traveled from East to the West horizon.2/25/20
2/20/20 19:00Clear LakeIAUSADisk4 secondsIt started off looking like a shooting star, but it went more green and turned into a disk shape and zipped off into the distance.2/25/20
2/20/20 05:30LaurelIAUSA15 minutes30 bright objects in early morning hour (5:30 AM) moving NW to SE., lead 3 in a triangle pattern (("Starlink satellites??))4/9/20
2/6/20 22:00RockfordIAUSAUnknownUnknownNight sky . East south east of my location. Low on the horizon. Flashing or strobing bright lights. No regular pattern. Bright red at2/13/20
1/15/20 18:43Council BluffsIAUSALight5-9 minutesMultiple tiny lights in the sky traveling in a straight line evenly spaced. (("Starlink" satellites??))2/7/20
1/15/20 18:35DunkertonIAUSAFormation4 minutesA straight formation of at least 20 aircraft Very high in the atmosphere All disappearing at same point. (("Spacelink satellites??))2/7/20
1/14/20 12:15Windsor HeightsIAUSARectangle3 minutesDark rectangular object floating in the sky before descending towards the ground.2/7/20
1/13/20 17:46Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1332/7/20
1/11/20 20:00Alden WilliamsIAUSALight1 hourI was driving home from down town and looked off to the Southwest and seen a exstremley bright lite kinda looked oval in shape but it a2/7/20
1/9/20 18:58BluegrassIAUSALight2 minutesSingle white light that I originally assumed it was a star. I watched it for a couple minutes while I was driving south on US 61. I gla2/7/20
1/9/20 18:30FairfieldIAUSALight>30 minutesUpstairs neighbor knocked on our door and led us outside. She said it was tons of drones. (("Starlink" satellites??))a1/31/20
1/8/20 11:15CoralvilleIAUSASphere45 secondsA black sphere that taveled in a straight line until out of sight.2/7/20
1/7/20 21:00AtkinsIAUSALight4 secondsGreen lights over field near Cedar Rapids, Iowa, shot off into space2/7/20
1/7/20 18:15Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown7 minutesWitnessed (14) flying objects flying NW to SE over Cedar Rapids. (("Starlink" satellites??))2/7/20
1/6/20 17:30BradfordIAUSALight3 minutesObject Hovering still with two white lights, one flashing. No noise.2/7/20
1/4/20 19:50MaxwellIAUSAChanging20 minutesWhat appeared to be a bright light in the western sky started changing from a ball to a vertical shape with blue and orange lights emit2/7/20
1/2/20 01:40Des MoinesIAUSADisk5Object changing colors (green,red,white) moving very unnaturally..2/7/20
12/27/19 22:30ChelseaIAUSAOther15 minutesRow of 10-12 circles. (("Starlink" satellites??))2/7/20
12/27/19 22:30ChelseaIAUSAUnknownUnknown10-12 circular lights lined up on a hill2/7/20
12/25/19 17:30StacyvilleIAUSALight1 minuteMultiple Objects moving East in a row one after another. (("Spacelink" satellites.))2/7/20
12/22/19 18:30FairfieldIAUSALight5 minutes8 lights flying S to equal distance from each other and disappeared ((NUFORC Note: Starlink satellites? PD))12/22/19
12/22/19 10:30Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1331/31/20
12/20/19 18:50MiloIAUSAFormation18:53Orange lights in triangle formation12/22/19
12/7/19 23:44AmesIAUSAUnknownOver a few hoursI was driving home after dropping off a friend... as we were hanging out, we were looking at the sky and saw a very weird looking shoot12/19/19
11/24/19 05:45BurlingtonIAUSALight5 minutesPoints of light moving across the sky. ((NUFORC Note: Starlink satellites? PD))12/22/19
11/19/19Des MoinesIAUSALight17:27Light disk object bigger than plane enters atmosphere.12/1/19
10/17/19 07:48StanhopeIAUSACircle2 min.Seen while driving home to the west. Looked like an orange light that got close really fast then disapered in a blink.12/1/19
10/7/19 21:10BondurantIAUSACircle20 minutesCircle of lights flashing different colors and yellow larger lights12/1/19
9/30/19 20:57AltoonaIAUSAFireball2 minutesBright orange ball over Iowa10/4/19
9/24/19 23:44Council Bluffs (outside of)IAUSALight15 minutesMy Son and Myself had taken His Son to Sioux Falls South Dakota on 9/24/2019.On the way back at 10:34 PM exactly 63 miles from Council10/4/19
9/9/19 21:00GraettingerIAUSACircle2 minutesSon driving home- in the country. He saw a circular shape rotating with 3 bright lights. The lights were also circulating. The object w2/7/20
9/2/19 21:45Council BluffsIAUSACircle20 minutesStanding alone object in night sky changes color after I shine flashlight on it.9/6/19
8/25/19 16:30New LondonIAUSAMADAR Node 1089/6/19
8/24/19 23:00MuscatineIAUSAChanging4 minutesDiferent colored lights changing shape.9/6/19
8/24/19 21:00BettendorfIAUSATriangle1-2 minutes7 bright lights in the form of a triangle but saw no structure and appeared black in the sky and did not move7/31/21
8/12/19 20:44West Des MoinesIAUSATriangle1 minuteDid not see the light in the sky. It was sunset and there was some very interesting mid-altitude shadowing that seemed to have no origi8/23/19
8/4/19 22:00CentervilleIAUSACigar30 minutesSeen several what looked to be planes but had no wings. Looked to be 'fake planes" they went in straight lines and looked like pla8/23/19
8/3/19 22:15LewisIAUSASphere10 secondsWhite orb hovering before shooting off into the sky8/23/19
8/3/19 22:00BondurantIAUSASphere15Southeast sky of Altoona Iowa. Was a bright large light..disappeared in a quick instance8/23/19
7/13/19 03:00LoganIAUSALight4 minutesorb shaped light no noise 1000 ft in the air. ((anonymous report))7/25/19
7/10/19 23:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle<1-2 minutesBig Smooth Triangular shape flying alarmingly low and fast in DM, IA.7/12/19
7/6/19 18:07CoralvilleIAUSAChanging1 minuteTwo circular objects were photographed interacting with clouds in Coralville, Iowa.7/25/19
7/1/19 23:55Des MoinesIAUSAFireball1 minutesA bright red light hovering over downtown Des Moines, on the south end. The light was much larger than a plane, and moved more quickly7/5/19
7/1/19 23:00MoraviaIAUSACircle7 secondsIt went straight. Did a circle and left the direction it came. Very very fast. Then it disappeared.7/12/19
6/28/19 05:00ExlineIAUSAChevron10 secondsSaw 3 blinking white lights in sky, looked closer and saw a gray colored chevron shape hovering for about 10 to 15 seconds and then dis7/5/19
6/9/19 19:22Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR 1336/27/19
6/8/19 19:22Council BluffsIAUSAMADAR Node 1336/20/19
5/26/19 22:23Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle1 minute5 family members happened to look up and see three circular objects flying. ((NUFORC Note: Space Link satellites. PD))((anonymous))6/7/19
5/26/19 02:00West Des MoinesIAUSAFireball30 minutesOrange and yellow blobs went west for thirty min.6/7/19
5/21/19 21:50West LibertyIAUSASphere8-10 minutesWhitish/yellow bright light with twinkling blue lights around it, sphere shaped, moving slowly at first and quickly accelerating6/7/19
5/14/19 20:30ClutierIAUSACigar15 seconds1 cigar shaped craft whitish silver flying at a slow rate of speed from south to north and then north to south.6/7/19
4/2/19 09:40Cedar RapidsIAUSADiskFlying disc.4/8/19
3/28/19 03:00GrimesIAUSAChevron10 secondsSeen a bright green Chevron shaped light.. Came just below clouds going E. Then back up into clouds. ((anonymous report))4/8/19
3/18/19 11:00Greene (SE of)IAUSACylinder((NUFORC Note: Witness, who elects to remain anonymous, provides no information about the alleged sighting. PD))3/21/19
3/16/19 05:00DavenportIAUSACircle1-2 minutes4 bright white lights moving above Davenport and changing direction in unison3/21/19
2/26/19 22:00GliddenIAUSALight15 minutes3 orange/yellow lights like STARS IN SKY appeared one at a time and stayed in the sky for a few minutes and then disappeared.2/27/19
2/10/19 05:00CorningIAUSAUnknown30 minutesRecorded multiple lights in the sky this last Sunday; they were moving and it was very unnatural.2/14/19
2/5/19 05:20Des MoinesIAUSACigar10 minutesLoud big noise sounded like soccer game fan horns that were constatnt for abour 6 minutes. ((anonymous report))2/7/19
1/21/19 04:15IndianolaIAUSAFlash5 secondsBright flashing light zooming toward earth. ((anonymous report))5/9/19
1/8/19 15:10NewtonIAUSACylinder4 minutesGoing eastbound on 4th ave after picking my son up a silver glowing object. It looked like a bright star in daylight, but noticed it qa1/11/19
12/30/18 12:25New LondonIAUSAMADAR Node 991/4/19
12/24/18 20:55BettendorfIAUSALight2 minutesfacing East I saw an large orange light (I thought it was medivac hel.) no sound. I called my sister to look out. phone 20:55 call last1/4/19
11/15/18 07:00CummingIAUSAFireball15 minutesFireball falling from sky with elongated tail that condensed into ball that fell; made a sharp 90 degree turn S. ((contrail??))11/24/18
11/14/18 05:00RedfieldIAUSALight15 secondsThis happened yesterday and today, about the same place and time. I was heading west on Hwy 6 towards Redfield nearing Dead Man's curve11/24/18
11/1/18 01:00DavenportIAUSALight2 secondsExiting Highway 61 onto I-280 and saw a light and was traveling low and very fast. It was not a falling star. ((anonymous report))11/9/18
10/29/18 02:00Sioux CityIAUSASphere30 minutes+Flashing multi-color sphere over Sioux City, IA. ((NUFORC Note: Possibly a "twinkling" star? PD))11/9/18
10/22/18 23:35West BranchIAUSALight3-5 secondsFire falling from the sky.10/25/18
10/19/18 09:13New LondonIAUSAMADAR Node 99 test facility10/25/18
10/19/18 07:30ExiraIAUSARectangle30 secondsA huge flat metal one dimensional object with red and white lights flew over my house!11/9/18
10/17/18 15:42New LondonIAUSAMADAR Node 99 test site10/25/18
9/26/18 06:50Iowa CityIAUSALight15 minutesDriving E of Iowa City and looked to the sky. Above the horizon there were 2 elongated light objects that looked like white light.9/27/18
9/18/18 03:08HarlanIAUSAFlash1 hourBlue flashes/orbs/dancing lights. ((anonymous report))9/27/18
9/18/18 02:30IAUSALight4Communicating traveling orbs? ((anonymous report))9/27/18
9/18/18 00:00OsceolaIAUSACircle8 seconds5 blue/grey circles in triangle shape. ((anonymous report))9/27/18
9/17/18 19:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFormation~60 secounds3 bright orange or red lights in the sky in a rectangle shape. Just shot into the clouds. ((anonymous report))9/27/18
9/17/18 04:17Harlan ((assumed from ZIP code))IAUSASphere2 minutesOdd moving falling star. ((anonymous report))9/27/18
9/6/18 20:00AdelIAUSALight2 minutesCould hear a plane from the deck looked up and seen it chasing a amber light north in the sky9/13/18
8/27/18 21:00MarshalltownIAUSALight10 minutesUFO8/31/18
8/27/18 20:42KeokukIAUSALight15 secondsBright light with no sound. Extremely fast. ((anonymous report))8/31/18
8/6/18 20:30Primghar (close to)IAUSACylinder~7 minutesTwo cylindrical golden objects moving slowly far above wind turbines IOWA.8/17/18
8/6/18 20:30Primghar (close to)IAUSACylinder~5 minutesTwo golden cylindrical distant objects far above the wind turbines8/17/18
8/4/18 07:30VintonIAUSAI was video taping a video I had taken of the birds in my yard. The original recording was on a different phone that I uploaded to my6/7/19
7/20/18 23:30Coon RapidsIAUSALight1-2 minutesStar like object going into faster than light travel.8/10/18
7/14/18 22:00BradfordIAUSAUnknownSecondsStrange sound.3/21/19
7/2/18 00:50AnkenyIAUSAEgg20 minutesSitting at a red light at ordnance and hwy 69 and noticed a light in the sky. Car next to me also seen it and we all got out of the ca7/5/18
6/17/18 23:00BettendorfIAUSACircle30 seconds2 greenish yellow circles.6/21/18
6/6/18 18:37Des MoinesIAUSADiskDiscovered in pictureTaking pictures of storm clouds. A disc was noticed. About 30 degrees from vertical6/15/18
4/16/18 21:38AltoonaIAUSACircle2 minutesStar like object solid light travelling NW 2137-2139. It flew over a normal plane travelling at regular altitude speed that was heading4/19/18
3/14/18 21:30StrubleIAUSAChevron2 minutesFirst noticed the object while looking for satellites. It had an orange glowing appearance. Oject was moving NW. ((anonymous report))3/23/18
2/27/18 02:30Clear LakeIAUSAChanging1 hour3 white lights in a triangular shape that would go bright and then dim, with a green flame streak behind the object. The object would3/2/18
1/29/18 18:15NewtonIAUSAOval:30Bright object floating eastward near sunset over central Iowa2/16/18
1/29/18 03:00PellaIAUSACircleWas a bright ball of light that just hoovering for a good few hours and as the it got darker it changed from bright to an Orange reddis2/16/18
1/7/18 07:00UnderwoodIAUSATriangle2+ minutesPyramid hovering.1/12/18
12/17/17 01:35Cedar RapidsIAUSAFlash2-3 secondsBright double flash outside.12/21/17
11/21/17 23:00WilliamsburgIAUSACircle5 secondsDriving west on highway 80, my husband and I witnessed this same exact object in the sky off to the north side of the highway. A ball o12/4/17
11/16/17 08:20Des MoinesIAUSACigar20 secondsNo wings, flew fast, no noise, not on flight maps. White in color, sparkled in the morning sun and then vanished out of sight.11/17/17
11/8/17 18:30Iowa CityIAUSATriangle10 secondsTriangular shaped craft on Nov. 8, 2017. ((anonymous reports))1/4/19
11/4/17 12:30Des moinesIAUSAOtherNot sureWas at stop light looked up seen hole in clouds. Snaped a few pixs. Later looked and seen something in first pix.12/19/21
11/3/17 04:15NorwalkIAUSA5 minutesI did not see a craft, I took the dog out at 4:15a.m. looking West,slightly south,would hit the ground north of Cummings IA,there was a11/3/17
11/1/17 18:45ClintonIAUSAChevron10 secondsLarge faint dimly lit chevron shaped lights travelling quickly high in the sky. ((anonymous report))11/22/17
10/28/17 23:30Council BluffsIAUSAFireball35 secondsSlow moving red fireball over Omaha.11/3/17
10/19/17 01:15Des MoinesIAUSALight20 minutesTwo crafts, flashing orange and white lights, flying low and slow.10/19/17
10/14/17 20:00Des MoinesIAUSASphere5 secondsFrom where I seen this it's exactly 8.25 miles from the Iowa Air National Guard 132nd Wing.1/24/19
10/10/17 14:00RathbunIAUSAOther3-5 minutesBluish orange planet-sized object stationary or orbiting far above the clouds. ((anonymous report))5/9/19
9/26/17 22:45KeokukIAUSAOval1 minuteufo seen in Keokuk Iowa10/5/17
9/25/17 02:15ColfaxIAUSALight30 second intervalsI had just left the Colfax exit headed W when a flash of light with a bright white epicenter to the SE. ((anonymous report))9/28/17
9/23/17 23:45Sioux CityIAUSAFireball5 minutesEXTREMELY bright ball appeared above me in my backyard.It lit up my back yard almost like the trees and yard were on fire.It was statio9/28/17
9/19/17 04:58WaterlooIAUSADisk30 minutesBrightest looking star you've ever seen, but moved abnormally fast and moved in zig-zag patterns. ((NUFORC Note: Venus?? PD))9/21/17
9/15/17 19:45West Des MoinesIAUSALight30-45 secondsBright orange light moving slowly overhead.9/21/17
9/7/17 12:15NashuaIAUSASphere15 seconds((HOAX CONFIRMED)) North of Nashua approx. one mile, 2 glowing balls. Motionless when first observed - perhaps at an alt. of 2000'.9/8/17
8/13/17 05:00Des MoinesIAUSALight15 minutesLight in the sky that randomly changed color.1/4/19
8/7/17 22:03MoorlandIAUSACircle1 minuteWavering slow moving single white circular light that I watched fly over for a minute, then it flew straight and was gone in seconds.8/11/17
7/28/17 22:00HawardenIAUSASphere10 minutesGlowing reddish orange orb seen.8/4/17
7/27/17 22:43ClintonIAUSACircle30-45 secondsStar gazing and saw what appeared to be a very large, bright star, that appeared out of nowhere in the eastern sky. The star like light8/4/17
7/10/17 23:00LamoniIAUSADiskNight timeMe and friends were outside talking, and I looked up,and said holy crap look we all looked up and we seen a object that looked like a s7/14/17
7/8/17 22:10ManillaIAUSACircle10 seconds2 Red lights seen over small Iowa town, then disappeared!7/14/17
7/6/17 22:00MarshalltownIAUSAFireball10 secondsOrange/red light seen on west side of town.7/7/17
7/5/17 00:00Sioux CityIAUSAOval1 minuteOval red glowingly orb hovering over some fireworks, slowly moving to the NE at a slow pace. 6 pictures.7/23/17
7/3/17 23:30Sioux CityIAUSAFireball15 minutesI witnessed a bright red light that I thought was a Chinese lantern, but blue lights were pulsating around it. The object started chang7/7/17
7/3/17 21:00East DubuqueIAUSALight2.5 minutesLights over eastern Dubuque7/7/17
6/10/17 11:00CrotonIAUSALight5 minutesI have never seen anything like this before6/15/17
6/4/17 22:00West Des MoinesIAUSADisk20 minutes((NUFORC Note: Witness provides no information. PD))6/9/17
6/4/17 00:30Lake ViewIAUSASphere3 minutesOrange sphere in the sky, changing speed and direction.6/9/17
5/14/17 23:00Des MoinesIAUSACircle1 minuteOrange/amber fuzzy sphere moving across sky in Central Iowa, S.E. to N.W..5/15/17
5/8/17 00:00JewellIAUSASphere90 minutesWe saw a glowing sphere with no blinking lights or sound. It was moving from E to W. And it stopped at one point.6/22/17
4/22/17 20:40Des MoinesIAUSALight20 secondsSaw 3 orange lights in a triangular formation to the north of south eastern Des Moines. They were stationary but seemed to blink in and4/28/17
4/13/17 08:30Des MoinesIAUSACircle15 minutesBright red object spotted above north side of Des Moines4/20/17
4/10/17 01:00Des MoinesIAUSALight2 minutesBRIGHT ORANGE BALL TURNS TO DISC LIKE UFO.4/13/17
4/4/17 00:00ManchesterIAUSATriangle10 minutes?Triangle that matched the color of the night sky. One red light at the face of the triangle and two white lights in the back.4/13/17
3/19/17 21:00CarrollIAUSATriangle45 seconds5 silent grayish triangle crafts flying in a "V" formation. This is the second time I've seen them. No trails behind them at3/23/17
3/7/17 22:00AdelIAUSALight1 secondGold light resembling a shooting star darts across Eastern sky, instantly veers upwards, then disappears. ((anonymous report))4/7/17
2/26/17 18:00DubuqueIAUSATriangleNightly-2 hoursDubuque, Ia.-Constant bright white lighted stationary triangle?shaped object in the western sky every night in Feb 2017 approx fr 6-8pm3/10/17
2/21/17 01:00NewtonIAUSATriangle2 minutesViewed 3 white lights in a triangle formation moving south west at a low altitude. I watched it as long as i could from my drive way. I3/10/17
2/17/17 20:30HolsteinIAUSALightAwhileBright light seen in night sky with ring of red lights underneath.2/22/17
2/13/17 21:30West UnionIAUSAChevron10 minutesMyself my wife and a friend stepped outside. While out in front of the house no more than a few minutes later we noticed 8 orange glowi2/17/17
2/11/17 14:45AmesIAUSATriangle3 secondsThree lights in a triangular formation.2/17/17
2/9/17 20:30AdelIAUSALight5 minutesBright bronze light in low Eastern horizon, slowly moving North; sighted in Adel, IA.4/7/17
2/1/17 05:05DubuqueIAUSADisk3 secondsFebruary 1, 2017 was driving west, alone across Julien Dubuque bridge.(Between Iowa and Ill.) When looking up I saw a disk shaped c3/10/17
12/13/16 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle10-15 seconds((HOAX??)) WATCHING THE METEOER SHOWER WHEN WE SAW 3 TRIANGLE SHAPED OBJECTS THAT WERE IN A TRIANGLE FORMATION FLY BY FAST.12/15/16
12/13/16 19:00DubuqueIAUSALight5 secondsStopped at the light at the intersection of Highway 20 facing north from Cedar Cross Road. An extraordinary fast moving bright white12/15/16
12/13/16 05:35West Des MoinesIAUSALight3 secondsLarge ball of light falling to earth at a incrediable speed. ((NUFORC Note: Possible meteor?? PD))12/15/16
12/11/16 22:30CaseyIAUSALight5 secondsBlue/white light flying at an insane rate of speed. Probably ~15,000' high. It flew W, and turned in an abrupt, yet smooth curve.12/15/16
12/5/16 23:30ElginIAUSALight3-5 minutesMultiple red lights/balls taking off from ground in Iowa. ((anonymous report))7/5/19
11/15/16 20:10BettendorfIAUSALight2 minutesOrange lights over the Quad Cites.12/5/16
11/13/16 05:00BagleyIAUSAOther20 minutesFalling Stars and Cloaked Sightings.12/5/16
11/11/16 21:50Jasper CountyIAUSAFlash2 secondsBrief flash of light seen in the sky. Three people in the same area but separate from each other saw the light.12/5/16
11/10/16 21:53EldoraIAUSALight30 secondsGreen light and green ring.12/5/16
11/10/16 21:53EldoraIAUSALight30 secondsThree friends and I were walking at about 9:50. Not long after that, the area around us was lit up by a green ring. This green ring/lig12/5/16
11/7/16 06:03CrestonIAUSASphere1 minuteOrange, fast moving, no sounds, no other colors except solid orange and a reddish glow, slight haze.11/11/16
11/6/16 18:15OsceolaIAUSAFlash15 minutesRiding home from work, noticed object in the sky to the west flashing erraticly. After it had flashed once it would reappear off to the11/11/16
10/18/16 21:00MarionIAUSACircle3 minutesI think I witnessed a meteorite or meteor streaking through the sky to the north .the bright light went from looking like a bright star10/21/16
10/2/16 21:00Des MoinesIAUSALight>30 minutesPoint of light that is strobing red, blue and possible green and orange and seems in a stable position.10/11/16
10/2/16 00:45Iowa CityIAUSALight12 minutesA group of red lights flying across the sky, rising from the horizon one at a time,increasing in altitude and disappearing out of view.10/11/16
9/8/16 01:00CentervilleIAUSAOval5 minutesOrange oval light moving north then south9/15/16
9/1/16 04:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight1+ hourOdd light above Cedar Rapids, Iowa. ((NUFORC Note: Probably the star, Sirius, in the SE sky, we suspect. PD))9/2/16
9/1/16 02:02MarshalltownIAUSAUnknown3 secondsBright light West of Marshalltown, IA.9/2/16
8/1/16 19:27DubuqueIAUSATriangle6-7 minutes1000 yards alt, triangular (large) floated over home traveling west to due East-complete w/ lights. Was silent.9/2/16
7/14/16 23:15Cedar FallsIAUSAUnknown4 minutesWhite dimming object north of Cedar Falls Mall.7/15/16
7/11/16 22:25Cedar RapidsIAUSALight1 minuteAmber, oval shaped light in the sky that disappears after a minute or two7/15/16
7/3/16 21:40Cedar RapidsIAUSALight3-4 minutesUnkown amber pulsating light7/8/16
7/3/16 00:00DyersvilleIAUSAFireball5 minutes((CRAZY??)) The object was flying south bound in the sky. Looked like a giant orange/red candle flame. Was floating up and down.12/5/16
6/29/16 10:10WaterlooIAUSALight<2 minutesStrange orange light appeared and mysteriously disappeared above clouds immediately.7/8/16
6/11/16 11:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown40 secondsSaw an orange colored circular object moving in the clouds. This was no plane or helicopter. ((anonymous report))6/16/16
6/4/16 21:00Des MoinesIAUSALightFew minutesBlue and white sphere close to the ground South of Des Moines, IA.6/10/16
5/28/16 11:00BurlingtonIAUSASphere1 minuteChrome sphere near ammunition plant.6/24/16
5/15/16 22:30RobinsIAUSAUnknown3 minutesGreen red white lights about 60 foot up from large size craft.5/20/16
5/5/16 01:45BataviaIAUSACircle30 minutesWhite lights brighter than stars. thrugh binoculars you could see round craft detail of many lights outlined.5/6/16
4/21/16 18:00WaterlooIAUSAOther1 minute((HOAX??)) I saw 15-25 silvery greenish figures flying around the sky. Attempted to follow them. ((anonymous))4/22/16
4/18/16 20:00MuscatineIAUSAFormation30 minutesAt 20:00 hours I observed a large triangular shaped craft on the SW side of town, heading NE.4/22/16
4/15/16 22:15OssianIAUSACircle5 secondsVery large, bright green object with tail streaking across night sky in southern Winneshiek County, Iowa. ((anonymous))4/22/16
4/12/16 16:19MuscatineIAUSASphere10 minutes5 spheres moving in formation.4/15/16
3/5/16 23:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFlash5 minutes5 bright flashes in different spots in clear night sky.3/11/16
2/27/16 20:00Sioux CityIAUSAFormation10 secondsMy husband and I were grilling when I saw a boomerang shaped object that was translucent and very dimly lit in a peachy/pink color. It3/4/16
2/15/16 19:00DubuqueIAUSAFireball10-12 seconds((HOAX??)) I spotted a crimson light heading W for maybe 5 sec. It stopped, changed color to a emerald green and shot off to the W.2/19/16
1/28/16 20:40WaukeeIAUSAFireball5 minutesLarge orange fireball moved across the sky from north to south.1/29/16
1/14/16 21:10MarionIAUSAFireball3 minutesBurning fireball traveling fast over Marion, Iowa, towards the northeast.1/29/16
1/13/16 22:15Cedar FallsIAUSAFireball10 minutesRed/Orange sphere seen descending over Cedar Falls/North Cedar.1/14/16
1/5/16 21:45Windsor HeightsIAUSAChevron150 seconds5 lights in chevron pattern, very low in the sky (maybe 250ft from ground).1/8/16
1/4/16 07:05Des MoinesIAUSAFormation<5 seconds6 bright orange lights in 2 vertical lines of 3.1/8/16
12/4/15 21:00Charles CityIAUSALight5 secondsBlue ball of light moving through the sky low and slow.12/10/15
11/19/15 21:02Cedar FallsIAUSATriangle7-8V shaped dark object traveling East SE at approx 250 MPH.11/26/15
11/19/15 20:30AmesIAUSATriangle<1 minuteGliding V-shaped object with lights11/20/15
11/14/15 19:40CarrollIAUSATriangle4 secondsSeemingly undetectable triangle craft detected briefly over Carroll, Iowa.11/19/15
11/13/15 22:30DavenportIAUSAUnknown10 secondsLarge bird like shaped object that was transparent and details could not be made out so easily.11/19/15
11/8/15 21:30UrbandaleIAUSAOther3-5 secondsI was doing my job walking dogs when I saw three lights in a diagonal pattern shoot across the sky. Way too fast to be planes/helicopte11/19/15
11/6/15 01:00SidneyIAUSAUnknown~15 secondsBeautiful formation with stunning lights in Sidney, Iowa, seen more than once.12/3/15
11/4/15 01:00GrangerIAUSALight30 secondsWas watching a movie in bed facing the window looking towards the eastern skyline when a streak of bright white light went downwards.11/6/15
10/20/15 10:00Sioux CityIAUSAUnknown10 minutesUnknown craft observed with red blinking lights10/29/15
10/18/15 08:00DubuqueIAUSAFireball10 minutesOrange fiery globes, travelling in the same path10/29/15
10/11/15 23:00Sioux CityIAUSAFireballa green streaming lightI saw a green streaming light, looked as if it had a tail. Came from the east ,going west. Crossed over I 29 an it disappeared .10/16/15
10/10/15 20:30MuscatineIAUSALight2-3 secondsBright light in the sky.10/16/15
9/29/15 21:00Cedar FallsIAUSAOther5 minutesMy brother and I saw a translucent white boomerang shaped object fly soundlessly across our sky in Cedar Falls, IA at the location of C10/2/15
9/28/15 02:44Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown5 minutesBlue light, then followed by a bright flash, before disappearing.9/29/15
9/26/15 23:15MaryvilleIAUSAOther10 minutesCraft spotted very distantly NNE of Lake Mozongo outside of Maryville. The craft consisted of 2 vertical parallel light formations with9/29/15
9/15/15 21:00Des MoinesIAUSAOther2 minutesI work nights at a lighted driving range in the Des Moines, IA area. One night as I was walking around outside I noticed a very small3/4/16
9/9/15 07:45FrederikaIAUSALight3 minutesDriving on 63 N noticed bright light in the sky above Frederika as I watched light flash was gone and saw sigar shape craft it lit up9/11/15
9/4/15 22:15MuscatineIAUSATriangle5 secondsTriangle shaped pinkish peach lights flying in arrow shape. low lights not bright but still obviously visable!9/11/15
8/21/15 23:45KeokukIAUSATriangle3-5 hoursTriangle UFO, two airplanes, other UFO, two trails away from triangle UFO8/27/15
8/16/15 23:00Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle12 minutesBright orange lights moving from NW to SE very slowly8/27/15
8/15/15 21:42AmesIAUSADiamond1 minuteClearly visible white diamond heading East turn to red as it quickly distanced prior to disappearing. No flashing, very vivid.8/27/15
8/11/15 00:00Council BluffsIAUSASphere~1 hourSlow-moving to the north, with red flashing lights.8/13/15
8/6/15 23:15NewtonIAUSADiamond45 secondsA bright light just appeared.8/13/15
8/4/15 21:40CentervilleIAUSALight4-5 minutesMy dog, and I were out at the lake, the moon was nearly full and I wanted to take pictures of it, so we were out there in the dark.8/13/15
8/3/15 21:45West PointIAUSACircle1.5 minutesRound/circular orange object, north to south.8/6/15
7/30/15 12:37Des MoinesIAUSADisk5 secondsFive shiny saucer like, tear drop objects in formation outside an airplane window.8/27/15
7/29/15 13:32WaterlooIAUSASphere1 minuteLooked like 15-16 spheres which had translucent colors. Rotated around each each other slowly then disappeared; reappeared.7/31/15
7/29/15 02:30Cedar FallsIAUSAFormationHourQuestion Mark Formation in the East.8/6/15
7/20/15 00:00CentervilleIAUSAFireball2 minutesFireball transformed to bird with fire wings and fire tail.8/13/15
7/18/15 22:20Council BluffsIAUSASphere1 secondBright white orb seen from Madison Ave..7/23/15
7/13/15 23:00DubuqueIAUSALight15 minutesLarge craft moving then ceasing along w/ some sort of lighted craft that entered the view of the 'star' lit like craft.7/17/15
7/4/15 22:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight20 secondsTwo separate, red circular lights seen after July 4th fireworks over Cedar Rapids7/6/15
6/28/15 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSALight15-20 minutes2 bright lights with flashing lights on sides. Hovering in western sky. ((NUFORC Note: Venus and Jupiter. PD))7/3/15
6/22/15 22:30BraytonIAUSASphere5-8 minutesA foggy sphere in the sky. ((NUFORC Note: Probably an out-gassing event from a spent rocket. PD))6/24/15
6/5/15 22:00Little RockIAUSACircle3-5 minutesA low-flying UFO spotted 1 mile north of Little Rock and heading SE towards Sibley. Circular in shape with many flashing white lights.6/15/15
6/3/15 20:40Steamboat RockIAUSA((NUFORC Note: No information provided by the source. PD))6/5/15
5/26/15 23:30SanbornIAUSAOval5 minutes3 reddish oval shaped with white lights inside them being followed by a black suburban.5/29/15
5/13/15 22:00RockfordIAUSATriangle7 minutesFlying object shaped as a triangle, with bright white lights in the front of it and blinking lights on each end.5/22/15
5/13/15 21:00Sioux CityIAUSASphere4 secondsBall of light, strange maneuvering, disappeared.5/22/15
4/27/15 21:15ManchesterIAUSACylinder1 minute4 witnesses to what first appeared to be a star in the west sky. The bright light then started moving alarmingly fast in a west to east4/30/15
4/5/15 18:45North LibertyIAUSALight90 secondsBright flying object. no sound. bright flash.4/8/15
4/1/15 20:00FredericksburgIAUSASphere20:00-07:00For over a year myself and other employees have watched 3 same lights over part of our town from 20:00-0700..9/25/15
3/29/15 09:55OskaloosaIAUSALight1 minuteBright lights in the night sky going really fast.4/3/15
3/7/15 22:00CoralvilleIAUSAFormation120 secondsRed lights in arch formation, low altitude, slow speed, no sound.3/13/15
2/3/15 17:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight5 minutesStrange, lighted object in Cedar Rapids2/6/15
1/26/15 17:29Fort DodgeIAUSAUnknown2 secondsMe and my mother were looking outside to the west cause the clouds were orange and pinkish colors. We were taking pictures of how Beaut1/30/15
1/23/15 23:23Platsmouth (near; on Hwy S 29)IAUSADisk1 minuteWhite saucer, blue lights, round, smooth looking material, exit on S 29 between Tabor and Platsmouth exits. Was beautiful.1/26/15
12/25/14 20:30DubuqueIAUSASphere2 minutesGreen orb came into sight, stopped in the sky, and started blinking; then took off.1/7/15
12/25/14 16:25Cedar RapidsIAUSACylinder4 minutesWhite wingless silent cylinder moved at constant speed without contrail along an apparent straight flight path.1/7/15
12/18/14 00:00Charles CityIAUSALight6 minutesLights hovering.12/18/14
12/12/14 17:30Sioux CityIAUSAOther180 secondsSilent Matte Black Square.12/18/14
12/3/14 06:50ColwellIAUSALight5 minutesReddish light fixed to the North, disappeared, returned as clear green light a mile to the East.12/5/14
11/23/14 21:55OskaloosaIAUSAUnknown25 secondsI was watching a movie and noticed out of the corner of my eye, through the window, something in the sky. I ran to the window.11/26/14
11/19/14 22:00DubuqueIAUSAUnknown2-3 minutesIf you ever watched animal planet and seen the deep sea jellyfish glowing in the dark it was like that but shaped like big football.11/26/14
11/14/14 21:00AsburyIAUSAFormation15 minutesA large cluster of 50+ red objects were sighted or 11/14/2014 in Asbury, Iowa.11/21/14
11/12/14 11:30WaterlooIAUSACigar2 minutes((HOAX??)) It flew low just above the trees. It a dark grey it moved fast with no sound. It was huge.11/14/14
11/8/14 21:30UrbandaleIAUSASphere20 seconds3 glowing orange orbs floated above the interstate at a low level. Moving very slowly. Sky was clear and they were very distinct.11/14/14
11/8/14 21:30Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown3 minutesDriving along I-80 west bound and saw about 7-9 bright red lights floating in the sky at about the height that a helicopter would fly.11/14/14
11/4/14 23:45UrbandaleIAUSATriangle2 secondsLight-weight triangle with organized lights flys low altitude over Urbandale, IA.11/6/14
10/28/14 22:00UrbandaleIAUSATriangle2 minutesFaint boomerang object with no sound, no lights gliding through the sky at a high rate of speed.11/6/14
10/21/14 22:25Mason CityIAUSAFireball5-7 minutesAt around 22:25 my wife and I are getting I the car to go to work when we saw an orange fireball in the west sky traveling g from south11/6/14
10/21/14 20:15AmesIAUSALight30 minutesBright red and orange lights and rapid chaotic movement.11/6/14
10/21/14 00:10AnkenyIAUSATriangle05 secondsAmber lit triangle passes above Ankeny,IA.11/6/14
10/18/14 23:00MarionIAUSALight2-5 minutesOrange/white spheres seen by nurse and other neighbors hovering11/6/14
10/9/14 21:00Cedar FallsIAUSATriangle>15 minutesPossible UFO Sighting in Iowa, October 9, 2014.10/10/14
10/8/14 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSADisk~1 minuteFast flying UFO.10/10/14
10/8/14 18:58HedrickIAUSAUnknown6 minutesLight.10/10/14
10/8/14 05:21CharitonIAUSACigar7-8 secondsCigar shaped object, with three white-ish then blue-ish lights in the back, moving from W to SE for 7-8 sec.10/10/14
10/5/14 14:30AmesIAUSACircle5 minutesSaw a silver circle go back and forth in the distance. That it was a plane but there was no jetstream. Would go across left and disappe10/10/14
9/21/14 21:30Iowa CityIAUSALight3 minutesPulsing orange yellow light moving in a straight line. thought it must be a helicopter, but no sound. It abruptly changed directions9/25/14
9/12/14 03:08MontroseIAUSAOther3-5 minutesBow Tie shaped craft near Montrose, Iowa.9/25/14
9/7/14 23:31Cedar RapidsIAUSAOther1 minuteBoomerang/cresent crescent shape object absorbs dense white cloud in seconds in a blue sky9/10/14
9/4/14 22:15MelbourneIAUSAOval10 secondsOrange oval.9/5/14
9/4/14 21:11Iowa CityIAUSALight1 hourRed white and blue strobing; far away. I thought I was watching an exploding star. ((NUFORC Note: "Twinkling" star? PD))9/5/14
8/31/14 21:30SabulaIAUSAChevron3 minutesSabula, Iowa, chevron shaped craft.9/5/14
8/31/14 20:50BettendorfIAUSACircle10 secondsLarge round red-orange glowing or burning object, shooting very fast through the sky going north, bigger than a plane & faster.9/5/14
8/29/14 23:52Des MoinesIAUSACircle15 minutesThree white shaped circles. Motion was circular. One would disappear and reappear.8/31/14
8/27/14 05:15North LibertyIAUSADiamond1 minuteSquare, didn't move, low flying, solid.8/29/14
8/26/14 22:00BettendorfIAUSATriangle5 secondsAt first I thought it was a shooting star. Then the colors changed and I noticed it wasn't falling but rising. It stopped.8/29/14
8/8/14 03:30North LibertyIAUSACircle00:452 round, very large objects traveling at alarming speed through cloud ceiling.8/22/14
7/26/14 01:00SumnerIAUSAFireball2-4 minutesFireball changing speed and direction witnessed by two near Sumner, IA. Second sighting at this location.8/1/14
7/21/14 22:54West Des MoinesIAUSAFireball.45Orange burning ball traveling north. At one time the ball shot eastbound then continued northbound.7/26/14
7/4/14 22:00West BranchIAUSACylinder6 minutes3 red lights 1 bright white one and 1 dim white one.7/5/14
7/4/14 22:00DubuqueIAUSAFireball1 minuteFireball shot across the sky with a Northern trajectory.7/11/14
7/4/14 21:30Des MoinesIAUSALight15 secondsMe, my wife, and another couple, as well as our small children were waiting for a fireworks display on the 4th of July. The night sky w7/20/14
7/1/14 23:00WaterlooIAUSAFireball5-10 minutesOrange circles that appeared within, I think, the other.9/6/19
6/20/14 21:25Cedar RapidsIAUSAChevron2 minutesChevron shape with red and green lights flying in odd patterns.6/24/14
6/19/14 22:00LenoxIAUSA2 minutesDisappmall orange ball of light flying from West 2 south east.very slow movingthen simply disappearing6/20/14
6/14/14 22:30West BranchIAUSASphere<5 minutesWhile walking my dogs at approx. 10:30pm N of town, a bright red sphere came from the E heading west.......as it got closer the br6/20/14
6/14/14 13:50Des MoinesIAUSADisk1 minuteLarge silent dark object in sky producing strange cloud behaviour.6/20/14
6/6/14 21:45AnkenyIAUSALight2-3 minutesA single, bright orange light moving from west to east changing speed, then turning north and vanishing.6/13/14
6/6/14 03:25WaterlooIAUSACircle2-3 minutesOne small, white ball of light. No noise. Moved slowly across the sky, roughly 75-100 yards above a 3rd floor apartment balcony. Moved6/6/14
6/2/14 22:25North LibertyIAUSAFireball1 minuteRed/Orange fireball craft over North Liberty, IA.6/4/14
5/31/14 22:36Polk CityIAUSACircle2 minutesFireball UFO seen over Big Creek in Polk City, Iowa.6/4/14
5/26/14 01:08Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown00:02Red-orange light over Cedar Rapids, Iowa, under partly cloudy sky, moving from west to north.6/4/14
5/24/14 21:30Mason CityIAUSAOval10 minutesHovered from east stopped went north 1..then 3 minute 2. and 3rd one 3 minutes saw me..oval fire color.6/4/14
5/17/14 00:00DubuqueIAUSADiskhikingTo quiet to be any kind of airplane, or helicopter, for being so close to us.6/4/14
5/13/14 22:58AltoonaIAUSAFireball10 secondsOrange-red fireball streaking across the night sky faster than an airplane.6/4/14
5/11/14 20:30MuscatineIAUSASphere5 minutesHere is our descriptions: red-orange looking big sphere with smaller.6/4/14
4/25/14 22:20Cedar FallsIAUSALight2-3 minutesAmber light.5/2/14
4/12/14 21:21Cedar RapidsIAUSADisk5 minutesWhite/blue/green object and orange objects flying fast and changing direction too quickly.4/18/14
4/12/14 21:21Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle5 minutesTwo crafts spotted above Cedar Rapids.4/18/14
4/10/14 21:30BurlingtonIAUSALight15-20 secondsSeen a bright light that seemed to be above tree top or low in the sky moving from north to south slow then it just disappeared.6/4/14
4/7/14 21:05Iowa City Hwy 218 north, I-380 north, Cedar Rapids)IAUSAOther50 minutesThree objects seen initially, two observed while travelling north, and one low and hovering craft was observed east of my apt. bldg.4/11/14
4/3/14 20:28DubuqueIAUSACircle2 minutesRound object moving slowly across sky and goes opposite direction in a second. ((NUFORC Note: Model airplane?? PD))4/11/14
3/30/14 10:30Cedar FallsIAUSATriangle15-30 secondsLow-flying, brisk moving, silent, boomerang/triangular shaped set of lights in a number of approximately 10-20 total lights.4/4/14
3/29/14 20:35DecorahIAUSASphere1 minuteTwo amber colored orbs moving together.4/4/14
3/29/14 10:50Des MoinesIAUSAChevron5 seconds5 orange lights in a chevron shape4/4/14
3/28/14 18:30RiversideIAUSAFireball10 secondsFireball seen in rual Riverside Iowa4/4/14
3/15/14 22:00AnkenyIAUSACone10 minutesWhite spherical flying object seen flying East at a steady fast pace.7/26/14
3/11/14 20:36Des MoinesIAUSADisk33 secondsDisc shaped object flashing red and blue lights.3/18/14
3/10/14 04:00AinsworthIAUSATriangle3 minutesTRIANGLE CRAFT SEEN AGAIN IN AINSWORTH!3/18/14
2/9/14 19:37ClintonIAUSACircle7 secondsI was walking downtown. The sky was riddle with shinny stars,as I was walking ,I had been looking at the ground. In the back of my mi2/14/14
1/13/14 18:30BooneIAUSATriangle4 minutesSaw in S sky over town bright light thought was air craft lights turnd to blue and red dimmed. stoped at trafic light observed c1/16/14
1/13/14 18:00Sioux CityIAUSACircle2 minutes4 bright orange balls of light moving silently through the sky - about the height a helicopter would fly.1/24/14
1/2/14 19:05Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown5-7 secondsIn Des Moines Iowa white/red light, shot up like a firework, stopped, then zoomed away.1/10/14
12/18/13 21:45AmesIAUSAChanging3 minutes3 lighted, circular objects flying over city on a clear night, 1 appears to expand and descends to outskirts of town.12/23/13
12/18/13 04:00AinsworthIAUSATriangle3 minutesTRIANGLE OBJECTS HOVERING IN CORNFIELD.12/23/13
11/30/13 20:00ArlingtonIAUSAUnknown1.5-2 minutesBright orange light seen traveling NW to SE by 2 civilians in NE Iowa.12/2/13
11/28/13 21:25HumboldtIAUSAFormation1 minuteOrange lights in a spread formation.12/2/13
11/17/13 01:30Cedar RapidsIAUSACircleat nightNovember 17 12:55 to 1:30am i was up my boyfriend was asleep and i cant sleep and i decide to go outside have a fresh air and some rea11/20/13
11/17/13 00:00Des MoinesIAUSASphere2 minutesLarge red/orange sphere seen above Des Moines, Ia.11/20/13
11/16/13 20:30West Des MoinesIAUSALight3 minutesEight to ten stationary orange lights over West Des Moines, IA11/20/13
11/16/13 20:25West Des MoinesIAUSAFormation1 minute10 red orb/lights ranging across the entire northern sky traveling at the same speed and vanishing within 15 seconds.11/20/13
11/16/13 09:45AmesIAUSACircle45 minutesGreen, red, and white lights f rom object hovering in the sky.11/20/13
11/15/13 21:34Des MoinesIAUSALight2 minutes20+ flying objects in Des Moines Iowa.11/20/13
11/15/13 21:20Des MoinesIAUSALight5 minutes30-40 glowing, orange lights drifted across the sky, very low, over Des Moines, not losing altitude until they passed from view.11/20/13
11/15/13 18:00WaterlooIAUSAOther10-15 secondsHalf disc like shape with a pale green glow that had movement I've never seen before.2/21/14
11/11/13 23:56Iowa cityIAUSADiamondOngoingIt's way up and just hanging there blue red and flashing, been in about the same place for 10 minutes.11/20/13
11/10/13 00:15Carter LakeIAUSATriangle4 secondsTransparent triangle object heading southeast.11/11/13
10/28/13 04:00Lake CityIAUSALight1 hourodd moving light in the sky11/11/13
10/25/13 22:15WaukeeIAUSACircle7 minutesMultiple bright yellow-red circular lights sighted travelling SW to NE over Waukee towards Des Moines.11/11/13
10/25/13 20:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle8-10 secondsLarge low-flying craft with orb like lights in a cross shape.11/11/13
10/24/13 22:40WaterlooIAUSATriangle1 minutesTriangular aircraft with yellow and red lights.11/11/13
10/13/13 23:30SheldonIAUSACircle5 minutesAshton, Iowa sighting.10/23/13
10/13/13 18:57Council BluffsIAUSALight8 minutesThree white orange lights in the Western sky that formed a triangle then moved into a line before disappearing.10/14/13
10/13/13 18:57Council BluffsIAUSAFormation8 minutes3 bright white amber lights forming a perfect triangle and moving into an arch without a vapor trail.10/14/13
10/11/13 06:13AnkenyIAUSACircle2 minutesTwo slow moving star-like objects suddenly accelerated to light speed heading towards Jupiter10/14/13
10/1/13 22:30WaterlooIAUSATriangle1 minuteMy girlfriend and I witnessed a bright orange triangular light in the sky.10/3/13
9/26/13 19:00DavenportIAUSALight10 minutesWestern sky, bright light contrails under it then under contrails was another bright oval light moving only vertical in the sky!9/30/13
9/23/13 01:00WaterlooIAUSAOther2 hoursMoving lights in the sky seen in different variations.9/30/13
9/21/13 22:00Des MoinesIAUSALight10 minutesOrange/red lights hover over Des Moines.9/30/13
9/21/13 19:30BettendorfIAUSACircle30 minutesNo sound just bright light and movement faster than planes9/30/13
9/14/13 14:00HiawathaIAUSALight20 minutesExtremely intense, bright light moving very slowly across the sky at a very high altitude.9/30/13
8/30/13 22:30Des MoinesIAUSALight5 minutes3 glowing red lights made formations and disappeared.9/9/13
8/27/13 21:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight1-3 minutesLights resembled stars but moved in opposite directions then in circles..8/30/13
8/24/13 22:00Des MoinesIAUSAFormation2 to 5 minutesOrange Red Light Formations Over Des Moines, Iowa on August 24, 2013 at 10:00 p.m.8/30/13
8/23/13 22:09DavenportIAUSASphere3 minutesFiery orbs/ spheres seen on two seperate occasions.8/30/13
8/22/13 10:00Fort DodgeIAUSACircle10 secondsBright white light disapeered away from the earth.8/30/13
8/16/13 22:30DubuqueIAUSAOval10 minutesBeautiful orange lights that moved without any sound8/30/13
8/13/13 23:30Fort DodgeIAUSACigarFew secondsA Glimpse of Rarity.8/30/13
8/13/13 23:00DubuqueIAUSATriangle10 secondsLights hovering next to Dubuque bridge.9/10/14
8/5/13 21:18DikeIAUSALight4 secondsBlue lights of large size moving across the sky. larger than any meteorite that I've ever seen and very clearly blue in color moving fr8/30/13
8/3/13 23:35Cedar RapidsIAUSACylinder1 minuteFlattened cylinder with blue glow8/30/13
8/3/13 21:30DyersvilleIAUSACircle15 minutesThis blue lighted craft, with a bit of orange and it was over dyersville iowa on Aug 3rd 2013, hovered for a while at about 9:30pm, slo8/30/13
8/2/13 20:45CrescoIAUSALight30 minutesMysterious light in the Western sky. ((NUFORC Note: Venus?? PD))9/9/13
8/1/13 18:00WintersetIAUSAFormationunknown3 lights in perfect formation12/23/13
7/28/13 22:35Cedar RapidsIAUSALight30 secondsSlow white glow across sky in 20 seconds8/30/13
7/26/13 20:00Key West, DubuqueIAUSALight10 secondsI was driving home from a friends waiting at a traffic light and saw a rusted orange ball move at high speeds in an irrational way.3/18/14
7/24/13 21:35ToledoIAUSALight15Lights circling over Iowa.8/30/13
7/17/13 22:45Iowa CutyIAUSATriangle10:00This was not a human craft!7/22/13
7/14/13 23:00DavenportIAUSAFireball10 minutesFleet of "fireball" type ufo seen!7/22/13
7/14/13 22:15Mason CityIAUSAFireball3 minutesSlow moving orange/fireball.8/30/13
7/11/13 23:00ClarksvilleIAUSAOther4 minutesI see them nightly and they aren't that low but some higher and move fast and all over the place some blink colors and some move slow a7/14/13
7/11/13 20:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle1 minute3 orange lights at dusk, moving in sync just over NW horizon, top two faded before bottom one.7/14/13
7/6/13 11:00Des MoinesIAUSATrianglenot seen; only photograph3 lights formed a triangle over a field in daylight7/14/13
7/5/13 21:50BettendorfIAUSACircle2 minutesDriving on 53rd st, Bettendorf Iowa headed east saw 2 orange lights in the sky. One was hovering lower than the other, diagonally. Me &7/14/13
7/4/13 23:15DecorahIAUSASphere20-30 secondsAmber colored object moved slowly and steadily across the sky for 20-30 seconds.7/14/13
6/29/13 20:38StantonIAUSASphere90 secondsSolid Sphere observed over Viking Lake State Park.7/3/13
6/22/13 23:00CrestonIAUSALight10 secondsLarge white light moving quickly west to east7/3/13
6/19/13 23:49StuartIAUSALight4 secondsGreen moving light.7/3/13
6/17/13 23:00WaterlooIAUSAFireball5 minutesGlowing orange, orb like, fireball7/3/13
6/16/13 22:30Sioux CityIAUSATriangle10-15 minutesA triangular UFO was found hovering in the sky and remained there for several minutes until flying out of sight.7/3/13
6/11/13 02:15Des MoinesIAUSALight1 minuteBright white turning red/orange close to ground then disapearing by des moines airport.7/3/13
6/8/13 22:00IAUSACigar2 minutesRed white and green7/3/13
6/1/13 09:30PaloIAUSAUnknownon-goingBright yellow, red, and green lights, weirdly changed to all white, these lights were hovering in mid-air.6/2/13
5/11/13 22:00AinsworthIAUSATriangle2 minutes2 Triangle shaped crafts with red lights over Ainsworth, Iowa.6/2/13
5/10/13 21:09Des MoinesIAUSATriangle3-5 minutesTriangular UFO seen by family of 6 just south of Des Moines on I35.5/15/13
5/10/13 19:00BooneIAUSALightFew secondsI was by Fareway when I saw a weird light in the sky. It didn't look like an airplane, it just looked like a flash of light.7/23/15
5/6/13 23:00CrescoIAUSATriangle5 secondsSilent and very fast triangular craft that was out of sight within a few seconds.5/15/13
5/3/13 20:00Hiawatha/Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle5 hoursMulti-colored triangle, seen on multiple occasions and by multiple witnesses, this is not isolated to one day.6/2/13
5/2/13 02:15Fort DodgeIAUSAFlash5-10 minutesFlashes after thundersnow, coworker is missing.5/15/13
4/28/13 23:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight7-10 secondsTwo "lights" from space circling and "dancing" around each other as if playing.7/3/13
4/25/13 02:00MondaminIAUSACircle1 minuteBright orange object hovered over timber then took off at high rate of speed.5/15/13
4/20/13 03:20AllendorfIAUSALight30 minutesBright light in Iowa sky5/15/13
4/13/13 05:25Webster CityIAUSALight1-2 minutesNon-moving, non blinking, yellow cluster of lights hovering 20 degrees above horizon, Hamilton Co., Iowa, 4/13/13, for couple of min.5/15/13
3/29/13 03:00MarionIAUSAChanging5 minutesElectric blue lights w/red triangle in center, and 2 smaller ones,4/12/13
3/29/13 00:00MarionIAUSAChanging5 minutesLights of blue, like electricity, red triangle in center! 1 blue/1 white5/15/13
3/20/13 04:00ShelbyIAUSAUnknown5 minutes03/15/2013 around Shelby Ia.(near) 04:00 Blinking crossbuck lights and plane disappear8/30/13
3/14/13 21:00ArcadiaIAUSAFireball3 minutesBright Orange Fireball near Arcadia, Iowa8/30/13
2/12/13 21:25KnoxvilleIAUSATriangle10 minutes3 medium bright lights in a triangular shape. Large circular light in center lit up and object moved, seemingly instantaneously to the2/18/13
1/15/13 07:00Fort DodgeIAUSATriangle5 minutesI was watching out my window as I usually do because I see them every night. We werewatching four bright lights apeard hot pink and we.2/4/13
1/9/13 17:20WheatlandIAUSALight7 minutesLarge bright multicolored twinkling light just above western horizon.2/4/13
1/9/13 17:20WheatlandIAUSALight7 minutesObserved large multicolored twinking light hovering in western horizon which disappeared after 7 minutes.2/4/13
1/6/13 18:35Cedar RapidsIAUSALight~10 minutes5 bright orange lights moving together, hovering, then disappearing quickly - no sound.2/4/13
1/5/13 02:17Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle8 minutes2 star like lights traveling slowly across cedar rapids sky.2/4/13
1/4/13 03:30EldridgeIAUSAUnknown10-15 minutesCraft hovered for approx 10-15 mins.; seemed to.change shape occasionally and also color from, green, red, blue, and white.2/4/13
12/29/12 19:09WaterlooIAUSASphere3 minutes3 seen, 1 Orange globe coming from north, made sharp turn to east. Fast and quiet.2/4/13
12/27/12 00:00Iowa CityIAUSAOtherNot SureTwo UFO sightings and encounters right by my own house. I think They were interested in me.1/20/16
12/26/12 08:00HiawathaIAUSAOval1:00Oval flashing in the sky. ((NUFORC Note: Possible sighting of Sirius?? PD))2/4/13
12/21/12 02:15Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknownA whileLights on southern horizon12/21/12
12/20/12 06:45LegrandIAUSAFlash10-15 minutesThe bluish green flashes of light at the end of this snow storm were kinda freaky.12/21/12
12/20/12 03:45Cedar RapidsIAUSAAdult female witnesses the blue flash.12/21/12
12/20/12 03:15Cedar RapidsIAUSALight20 minutesAstonishing Sound and Changing Lights Seen North Of Cedar rapids, Iowa on December 20th 3:15 A.M. +12/20/12
12/20/12 03:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAI just read an article about lights seen in Cedar Rapids Iowa at 3:00am of the 21st. http://www.kcrg.com/news/local/Astonishing-Lights-12/21/12
12/18/12 19:30Des MoinesIAUSALight6 minutesUnusual flight pattern of a squadron of aircraft that defy gravity and G-force manuverability.12/20/12
12/10/12 18:35Des MoinesIAUSACircle3 minutesWhite orb dissapears into night.12/20/12
12/8/12 06:15Des MoinesIAUSALight1-2 secondsFast moving silver light12/20/12
12/7/12 18:40EldridgeIAUSALight2-4 minutesFive orange lights, like stars in the cloudy sky, hovered motionless over a small city in Iowa.12/20/12
11/30/12 18:15KelleyIAUSADiamond2 minutesI was driving west of Kelley, Iowa. The first sight was an extremely bright light fairly low in the sky. I was trying to de12/20/12
11/15/12 19:00Fort DodgeIAUSAOtherTwo nightsMultiple glowing, pulsating orbs move like jellyfish and one metallic cigar shape ufo just over my garage, two nights.12/20/12
11/10/12 17:50EldridgeIAUSACircle1 minuteBright orange/yellow with red trim circular fast moving quiet light.11/19/12
11/8/12 21:30PatonIAUSAFormationover a hourA opening in space that formed a hole from which I could see many flying objects keeping the hole open.11/19/12
11/6/12 21:00DeWittIAUSAUnknown5 minutesVery loud, invisible, and flying very low11/19/12
11/6/12 20:35EvansdaleIAUSAUnknown2 minutesSlow moving object with numerous large lights all synchronized (Honey Comb in shape),travels over interstate11/19/12
11/3/12 23:45Des MoinesIAUSAFireball10 minutes3 Bright Red Lights in a Triangle Formation11/19/12
11/3/12 22:00Mount VernonIAUSATriangle3-5 minutesMy husband and I witnessed a large, very bright, amber colored light appear suddenly in the eastern sky. After hovering for a few momen11/4/12
11/3/12 20:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval20I had just gotten off my computer giving a testimony in the name of jesus christ, to someone who needed it was on the wrong path.11/19/12
11/2/12 23:00North LibertyIAUSALight30 minutesFour white lights swirled in arcs across the sky, then were absorbed into a red/blue orb which sped away.11/4/12
11/2/12 21:00EsthervilleIAUSATriangle10 minutesOrange lights in triangle formation over Emmet County, Iowa on 11/2/12.11/4/12
10/30/12 00:00BurlingtonIAUSACircle20 minutesSaw big bright flickering amber light/object flying upwards that disappeared and reappeared with several planes sweeping the sky.11/4/12
10/16/12 20:00FayetteIAUSATeardrop5 minutesTeardrop craft 1000 ft. from house in country, turned Amber before disappearing.1/7/15
10/16/12 15:30BurlingtonIAUSATriangle5-6 minutes10-23-2012 Burlington Iowa multiple traingular and saucer shape ufos seen over Mississippi river on 10-16-2012 at 15:3010/30/12
10/16/12 02:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle30 minutesAn object in the sky moved gradually, hovering at times, flashing red, blue and white lights for 30 + minutes, 2 nights in a row.10/30/12
10/9/12DubuqueIAUSADiamond5 minutesDriving hwy 61 close to dubuque airport saw 2 diamond shaped very bright blinking lights that moved and then disappeared10/30/12
10/2/12 21:15ClintonIAUSACircle10 minutesNon flashing orange lights going westward across Clinton Iowa making no sound10/30/12
10/2/12 13:00Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle10 minutesI was watching a hawk fly around and a round shinny object caught my eye. it was thousands of feet up. It was traveling north to south10/30/12
9/27/12 22:30KeokukIAUSAOther2 secondsSee thru small aircraft looking object, flying slow and low with no noise or lights11/19/12
9/27/12 15:30Badger (S. of; N. of Fort Dodge)IAUSACylinder10 minutesOne rotating blade (but rotated very, very slow). No sound.10/30/12
9/26/12 20:00VintonIAUSACircle2-3 minutesI seen a circle object that was red, it shimmered like a fire. It was somewhat low in the sky and flew towards the west side of town an10/30/12
9/25/12 06:24FondaIAUSAUnknown4 minutesWhite light object rises from tree line and elevates (4 minutes) and disappears. ((NUFORC Note: Bright planet in the E sky? PD))10/30/12
9/18/12 07:30Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval10 minutesShiny oval objects no wings and no sound9/24/12
9/8/12 22:00Des MoinesIAUSALight3 minutes2 Bright Orbs in the Eastern Sky moving fast and irregular.9/24/12
8/27/12 04:36Storm LakeIAUSAFormation12:00 amHuge formation with many smaller formations. Some brighter than others.9/24/12
8/26/12 23:00BondurantIAUSALight9:30ishI was laying in bed. I saw 3 lights in the sky. They seemed to be moving into a shape. One kept cycling around. As I went to take a pic9/24/12
8/23/12 22:05WaterlooIAUSAFireball30 secondsOne Fireball like object with an oscillating halo preceding it appeared at 9;05pm moving from South to North and another following the9/24/12
8/18/12 20:00LeClaireIAUSARectangle5 minutesFlickering red light that lasted for about five minutes, then the craft disappeared.8/19/12
8/15/12Council BluffsIAUSAChevron2 minutesNo sound, no trail, fast to appear slow to leave.1/7/15
8/13/12 21:00Cedar FallsIAUSAFormation5 minutesWe were outside in a swing viewing the south sky, 4 lights appeared in a zig zag pattern hovering for 5 minutes or so. The lights of a8/19/12
8/11/12 20:46AltoonaIAUSATriangle13 minutesTriangular shaped hovering craft with multi-colored flashing lights - seen for over 12 minutes.8/19/12
8/11/12 20:30AltoonaIAUSA30 minutesLights spinning in circles and flashing morse code like signals.8/19/12
8/7/12 22:35Iowa CityIAUSAChanging1 hourUfo spotted by IC Eastern airport. Round sphered shaped with 3 three lights view looked triangle. Slowly gliding came at car8/19/12
8/6/12 22:30BloomfieldIAUSAFireballsecondsLarge ball of light sighted above rooftops.8/19/12
8/5/12 05:55DecorahIAUSATriangle1-2 minutesSuper large boomerang solid lighted object moving very fast.8/5/12
8/5/12 05:00Des MoinesIAUSALighthour or soSeveral moving lights over des moines, IA, blended in sky as if they were stars til they started moving.((NUFORC Note: Planets?? PD))8/5/12
8/2/12 23:18Van HorneIAUSADisk2 minutesDisk-shaped object seen above treeline8/5/12
7/29/12 11:00WintersetIAUSAFireball5 minutesSighting was seen by several witnesess. Appeared to be just dots in the sky bit as I drove closer to themthey appeared to be like balls8/5/12
7/28/12 23:45CummingsIAUSALight30 minutes4 white lights circling CCW coming together as 1 light separating and repeating pattern. ((NUFORC Note: Advertising lights? PD))8/5/12
7/27/12 04:07Des MoinesIAUSAFireball5 secondsGreen and yellow fall in an arc shape across the sky. very bright8/5/12
7/23/12 23:55AdelIAUSAFlash1 minutePulsating light in the northern sky that flew in a non aircraft way.8/5/12
7/19/12 00:07Council BluffsIAUSATriangle3 minutesTriangle Ufo, with 3 lights on edges and 2 in center over council bluffs. Near the community college.8/5/12
7/16/12 23:40Mt. PleasantIAUSAFireball3 minutesLarge orange/red fireball appears and travels in sky above and quickly disappears.8/5/12
7/16/12 04:32OttumwaIAUSALightI have seen three lights in northeast sky one really bright one bright and one that looks like a star going out you can see it every ni8/5/12
7/13/12 02:26MarshalltownIAUSAChanging2 minutesUnexplained reddish orange light over Marshalltown IA8/5/12
7/13/12 01:24Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown10 minutesFloating white light with dim blinking light still in the sky with no sound.8/5/12
7/10/12 22:00BevingtonIAUSATriangle1 minuteTriangular object with yellow lights hovering in air, along the road8/5/12
6/27/12 23:30Iowa CityIAUSAFireball~5 minHovering fireball north of Iowa City7/4/12
6/26/12 23:45Eldridge (towards; going North on Utica Ridge Road)IAUSATriangle5 minutesTriangle UFO over farmhouse and trees on Utica Ridge Road, towards Eldridge, Iowa9/24/12
6/26/12 10:00West Des MoinesIAUSALight2 minutesorange glowing object in clear black sky amazing speed7/4/12
6/24/12 12:45BondurantIAUSACigar4 minutesLarge cigar shaped object with lights in sequence from left to right then right to left traveling at high speed in a straight line7/4/12
6/21/12 23:05DavenportIAUSAFireball90 secondsTwo witness one amber fireball track south over the Quad Cities7/4/12
6/19/12 22:45BettendorfIAUSALight45 secondsDistant white "stars" moving across the sky typically S of the big dipper. ((NUFORC Note: Overflight of satellites, we wonder? PD) )6/20/12
6/16/12 23:27Des MoinesIAUSACircle35 seconds3 circular orange reddish lights in the shape of a triangle seen in Des Moines, IA near the State Capitol building.6/20/12
6/15/12 02:00EvansdaleIAUSATriangle~2 minutesTriangle shaped object called by military helicopters.4/29/16
6/8/12 20:55PerryIAUSALight2-3 minutesLarge sphere of light seen going over Perry, Iowa.6/14/12
6/6/12 06:00LemarsIAUSACircle10 secondsBright aircraft caught my eye at dawn in the west and flew east. Seemed to be closer than planes usually fly but crossed the horizon at6/8/12
6/5/12 23:10MuscatineIAUSALight3 to 4 minutesWandering white light flying north, while three red/white constant lights remained stationary6/8/12
6/3/12 03:00Cedar RapidsIAUSALight5-6 minutesDancing BRIGHT BRIGHT white orbs in the night sky.6/5/12
6/2/12 23:00HazeltonIAUSALight15-20 seconds2 Bright Lights Traveling at the Same Speed and Flight Pattern6/5/12
6/2/12 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle4-5 minutesStrange Lights Across Cedar Rapids, Iowa Sky on June 2, 2012 @ around 9:15 pm CST6/5/12
5/26/12 00:00Mason CityIAUSAOther2 to 4 min.acorn shaped with flames and a ring of white lights on bottom6/5/12
5/25/12 01:00CorningIAUSACigar15 secondsI was outside having a beer, and no I was not drunk. I was looking at the stars and saw three what I would describe as pen shaped objec5/29/12
5/24/12 04:00BurlingtonIAUSALightAbout a Min.Two lights seen flying overhead.5/29/12
5/23/12 03:00Des MoinesIAUSAFireball60 secondsWhile driving east on 80/35 near the Merle hay exit A large cherry red to orange fireball. It moved as though it may land in front of m5/29/12
5/13/12 21:50Des MoinesIAUSALight1minCame out on my deck and before me in the sky were approximately 8-10 orange orbs moving in a SW to NE arc. This grouping was followed b5/29/12
5/13/12 21:45WaukeeIAUSAUnknownunknown. It is still outstar-like object, high in the night sky, blinking rapidly between red, white, green and possibly blue. ((NUFORC Note: Vega?? PD))5/29/12
5/8/12 22:30Clear LakeIAUSACone10 minutesBLUE/GREEN/WHITE Flashing Lights - cone shaped in the Northwestern Sky in Northern Iowa.5/13/12
5/6/12 15:30VintonIAUSATriangle1-2 minutesTransparent triangular shaped object6/14/12
5/4/12 22:35Cedar FallsIAUSASphere30-45 sec.2 yellow red glowing spheres moved against the wind in irregular motion and changing speeds, one dissappeared and the other flew away,5/13/12
4/26/12 07:35PellaIAUSADisk12 secondsUltra-sonic disk5/13/12
4/24/12 21:45Cedar RapidsIAUSALight7 minutesMy girlfriend and I just happened to be outside at approximately 9:45pm. We witnessed a bright white light move slowly from the NW sky,5/13/12
4/20/12 20:45Mason CityIAUSALight2 minObserved two steady red lights for about one minute that moved slowly and faded out5/13/12
4/11/12 21:40ReinbeckIAUSALight1 minBright lighjt manuevers over Iowa sky.5/13/12
4/11/12 20:00AmesIAUSAFireball30 secondsA single fireball or ball of light with a slight tail or trail passed in an arc toward the ground.5/13/12
4/9/12 21:45DysartIAUSALight1 to 2 min.Lights in the sky over Dysart, Iowa.4/18/12
4/9/12 21:45DysartIAUSALight1 to 2 minutesBright lights in the sky over dysart ia.4/18/12
4/2/12 21:30AmesIAUSALight4 minsOne white with blue light then two more same flight plan over Ames IA.4/18/12
3/30/12 21:15Story CityIAUSAFormation<10 minutesGroup of 4 red/orange lights, becoming 3 lights then disappearing into darkness of space5/13/12
3/25/12 00:00DavenportIAUSAChanging4 hoursMe and my friends just left a restraunt and we were at a stop light about 7:30 pm on march 24th 2012 and every single light shut off fo4/18/12
3/24/12 08:45WaterlooIAUSACircle30-40 secondsRed ball of fire descending out of the sky and landing5/13/12
3/18/12 21:30Iowa CityIAUSAFireball4-5 seconds3/18/12 9:30 pm, very fast moving orange small ball, zipped from south to north - driving west on I80 just before Iowa City7/4/12
3/5/12 11:30DavenportIAUSAOval5 minutesOval, hanging vertically above busy intersection in Davenport, IA at mid day.3/13/12
3/1/12 20:00PleasantonIAUSAOther5-10 minutesThree of us in our home heard a deep humming sound; two of us went outside to investigate and saw red/orange strobe lights.3/13/12
2/19/12 19:30ClintonIAUSACircle5 minsTwo strange orange lights in the sky, unattached from each other, no sound3/13/12
2/12/12 21:40AnkenyIAUSATriangle30 secondsFlying triangle really low to ground not making any noise, not an airplane or a helicopter3/13/12
1/10/12 22:30Ames (north of)IAUSAFlash3 secondsBright blue/white flash north/northwest of Huxley, IA1/12/12
1/6/12 20:45Gilmore CityIAUSADisk8:00=8:45Red/blue flashing disc in se sky. about 65 degrees just sitting there. ((NUFORC Note: Possible sighting of Sirius?? PD))1/12/12
1/3/12 21:00Council BluffsIAUSALight2 hoursLights moving in a circular motion1/12/12
12/29/11 20:00Cedar FallsIAUSALight10-15 minutesBright golden light seen twice on the same road to home.1/12/12
12/25/11 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFireball40-50 secondsI saw a large fireball pass over my house at about 1000 feet --no noise, traveling about 15mph.1/24/12
12/19/11 01:30PellaIAUSA2-4 secWhile in hot tub,looking east saw object,bar or cigar shaped, traveling north to south it veered off to south east speed like falling1/12/12
12/17/11 18:00IAUSAOther2 minStrange ball of light moving slowly across central Iowa.1/12/12
12/14/11 12:30SpencerIAUSASphere30secondsGreen light ufo6/20/12
11/14/11 18:05LafayetteIAUSALight15 seconds approx.Stationary High-Magnitude Light Dimming Out12/12/11
11/5/11 19:00MuscatineIAUSALight>15 minutesBright orange lights moving slow across the sky.12/12/11
10/29/11 21:30MingoIAUSACircle2 minSaw a UFO landing on 10/29/201112/12/11
10/20/11 21:15MuscatineIAUSALight3 min.five bright yellow lights leading huge craft10/25/11
10/15/11 20:05MuscatineIAUSATrianglea few minutesThree bright lights in the sky in the shape of a triangle10/19/11
10/11/11 19:40Des MoinesIAUSALight90 secondsAn unexplained, unidentified flying object.12/12/11
9/30/11 11:36AmesIAUSACircleContinued after viewing, White bright orb, (circular) craft in eastern sky, slow moving, at times still. Much brighter than any star, or planet, silent.10/10/11
9/10/11 23:20Sioux CityIAUSALight2-3 minutesBright orange lights taking an unusual flight pattern and then disappearing in the same area in the sky.10/10/11
9/4/11 23:25West Des MoinesIAUSAFormationUnknownTen lights in a strange formation moving east over I23510/10/11
9/4/11 21:32WaterlooIAUSACircle50s4 large orange orbs moving across sky10/10/11
9/4/11 20:45TamaIAUSAFireball1 minuteA fiery Red Orb like ball floated through the sky.10/10/11
9/2/11 20:45Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown1 minuteSometime after 8:30, I went home with my mother and after parking in the driveway, I looked up (facing north) as always. Everything se10/10/11
8/28/11 20:30WaukeeIAUSAOther3 minutesBright organge light- goes off and looks atom-shaped.10/10/11
8/25/11 00:31Des MoinesIAUSAEgg7 secSiting looking at the stars was moving fast and steady rusty dark look no lights but had a glow and was heading west it came out of sig10/10/11
8/23/11 21:25West Des MoinesIAUSATriangle15 secOne multi-lighted triangle-shaped UFO sighted over West Des Moines, Iowa at 9:25 PM on 08/23/2011 by two people driving home.10/10/11
8/17/11 23:20WaterlooIAUSACircle30s5 witnesses observed a very bright light, then the object travel outward, then changed direction for a period of 10 seconds .. then sto8/21/11
8/3/11 00:14AnkenyIAUSAFormation20 minutesTriangle UFOs in formation around the New Highschool8/7/11
7/30/11 21:10DubuqueIAUSALightabout 10 mins?Single bright, moving winking light and … ((NUFORC Note: Possible tumbling rocket/booster?? PD))8/7/11
7/23/11 22:10CliveIAUSAOval1:00Orange glowing ball moving slow powerd by jet like flame8/7/11
7/23/11 15:30Council BluffsIAUSATriangle2minObject over council bluffs ia8/7/11
7/21/11 11:00FairfieldIAUSALight01:00I am a night sky watcher and I have seen a lot of military maneuvers and a few strange things in this area, but what I saw this evening4/18/14
7/14/11 02:00AnkenyIAUSATriangle3 minutesTRIANGLE FORMATION LIGHTS OVER CHURCH ANKENY, IOWA3/18/14
7/10/11 10:06BettendorfIAUSAFireball4 minutesSaw 8 fireballs floating over Bettendorf high school in a group. After a couple minutes they dispersed. The appeared to fly or "drive"7/17/11
7/4/11 20:30West Des MoinesIAUSACircle3 minutes2 red/orange spheres moving slowly appeared in des moines iowa.7/17/11
7/3/11 23:40WaterlooIAUSALight1 minuteRed light in the sky over Waterloo, IA7/4/11
6/28/11 20:00AmesIAUSALight10 MinutesWhile taking my dogs out, I noticed a very bright light in the NW area of the sky, it was moving very slowly and at first I thought it7/4/11
6/12/11 22:30WaukeeIAUSACircle10 minutesCircular ball of light moved very slowly through the sky in a straight line with no flashing lights on it.6/20/11
6/6/11 22:00DubuqueIAUSALight2 minutesBright BRIGHT BIG white light w/ 2 smaller lights blinking red and orange6/12/11
5/29/11 22:00DavenportIAUSATriangle2.5 hoursTriangle observed hovering over davenport near regional airport6/3/11
5/20/11 23:00SherrillIAUSATriangle6 minutesCouldn't take one this craft shut power off to our and neighbors house all electrical devices also we malfunction i have a fuzzy video10/14/13
5/17/11 01:30Sioux CityIAUSATriangle15 seconds (approx.)Was outside late at night in a slightly drizziling rain when i caught sight of a triangulare object in the sky.5/29/11
5/16/11 22:15DavenportIAUSACircle1 minSilent moving, dark, circular object with reflective bottom moving over houses in Davenport, IA.5/29/11
5/5/11 07:00Mount VernonIAUSAUnknownunknownI have a picture.5/12/11
5/3/11 21:30DavenportIAUSAEgg10minBright Light over Davenport, Iowa.5/12/11
3/30/11 00:00FloydIAUSADisk30 minUnusual movement of unusually lit craft over Iowa farm field.4/3/11
3/21/11 00:55Des MoinesIAUSALight5 secondslights (round shaped) in a v-shaped formation (5-7 in the v formation and one on the left side and another on the right side in front o3/23/11
3/15/11 13:10RuthvenIAUSACircle3 minuetsround shaped object with wing at top3/23/11
3/14/11 21:00Des MoinesIAUSAOther30 secsA v shaped formation maybe 20 illuminated dots seen for about 30 seconds and then dissapeared3/23/11
1/6/11 19:00Iowa CityIAUSATriangle10 secondsTriangular aircraft with white and red lights.1/31/11
1/4/11 17:15WoodwardIAUSAFireball5 minOrange/gold lights that seemed to "leap frog" across the north western Iowa sky.1/31/11
11/22/10 19:40West Des MoinesIAUSALighta few minutes2 Bright Lights in Des Moines Iowa1/5/11
11/10/10 09:00Belle PlaineIAUSACigar1 minuteI was in a field,looked up to the sky and noticed what looked like two all white subway cars hooked together. The object was heading No1/16/15
11/4/10 07:00Sioux CityIAUSALight30-45 seconds3 white lights turn to 1 and wobble in the sky11/21/10
10/30/10 02:00Cedar FallsIAUSALightabout 5 minutesDiagonal line of bending light seen above university from the moon on Hallow's Eve.1/12/12
10/15/10 22:30WaterlooIAUSALight8-10minBright orange orb quickly passing close by without sound.11/21/10
10/12/10 22:30WaterlooIAUSALight2-3 minutesOrange orb came close.12/23/13
10/5/10 19:00De SotoIAUSALight1 hour5 amazingly bright light objects in bright redish/orange October sunset. in IOWA.11/21/10
10/3/10 23:00DubuqueIAUSAUnknown1 hrok i didnt see it but i heard about it and was hoping you could find out more a friend told me that lastnight her friend seen a craft a11/21/10
10/3/10 21:00DubuqueIAUSAOther2 hoursnortheast sky colors flickering11/21/10
10/2/10 02:12Des MoinesIAUSADiamond25 minutesSingle light multiplied then came together as a diamond then became one and disappeared.11/21/10
9/30/10 13:05Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangleabout half a secondFlying object in the background of our video in video class flies 100 yards in less than 1/2 a second11/21/10
9/29/10 23:00Sioux CityIAUSAOther8 seconds9-12 white lights glide from north to south across morningside sky11/21/10
9/26/10 19:00AudubonIAUSAOval3 hoursThree different bright lights that did not move, yet when seen with binoculars had red blinking lights. ((NUFORC Note: Stars?? PD))11/21/10
9/25/10 03:00Cedar RapidsIAUSACircle2-3 minutesUFO over Cedar Rapids11/21/10
9/7/10 02:30Mt. PleasantIAUSATriangle120Triangular craft moving very fast in odd directions.11/21/10
8/28/10 11:45Des MoinesIAUSALightAprox. 10 minutesSolid and silent red light flying over Des Moines, Iowa.11/21/10
8/27/10 21:30HiawathaIAUSACirclewe saw a circle aircraft moving west at 20 mph fly only 200 yards off the ground.8/30/10
8/10/10 00:00Washington (west of)IAUSADiamond30-45 mins didnt get to wHovering lights in western sky, Washington, Iowa8/24/10
8/8/10 21:00DubuqueIAUSALightfelt like 10 mins but timTwo Orange Spheres moments apart, followed by smaller moving star like object, which became two lights moving together from another dir8/24/10
7/31/10 22:00Waukon (15 miles SE of)IAUSAUnknown5 minsTriangular/V-shape UFO spotted over North East Iowa.8/24/10
7/19/10 22:20MerrillIAUSADiamond2 minituesRed/Bluish colored lights over Merrill Rural Areas.7/28/10
7/17/10 23:00BooneIAUSADisk30 minFlying obects in ia sky7/19/10
7/16/10 22:12Carter LakeIAUSASphere5 minutesOne brilliantly illuminating ball of light that float over our heads and shorty afterwards, vanished before our eyes.8/24/10
7/7/10 22:10DavenportIAUSAChanging10 secondsA green heat light traveling east to west.7/10/10
7/4/10 22:15Polk CityIAUSADisk10 MinutesUnusual light in sky 7/4/10 from Saylorville campground.7/19/10
7/4/10 21:55Polk CityIAUSAOther5 mins totalI was walking my dog before the 10:00 news, looked up at the sky and saw an orange glowing object.7/10/10
7/3/10 22:00BonaparteIAUSAFireball5 to 15 min.On july 3 2010 around 22:00 just before the fireworks show a orange and red orb just appeared over the des moines river and floated sou7/10/10
7/2/10 18:00AudubonIAUSAOval4 HoursWhite bright light changing into an orange red light that flew back and forth, and then was gone.7/6/10
6/30/10 23:45Sioux CityIAUSALight15 secondsStrange disappearing/re-appearing object over Sioux city7/6/10
6/24/10 22:15WaukeeIAUSALight120secondsBright Zig-Zagging Light over Des Moines, 6/24/107/6/10
6/17/10 20:00PerryIAUSACylinder15 - 20 min36 bright objects flying across the sky in a short amount of time6/23/10
6/11/10 22:15BettendorfIAUSATriangle1:30three points of white light (triangle shape), no sound and very low directly above my house moving at maybe 70-80 knots6/23/10
5/31/10 15:00CampoIAUSADiskunknownCampo Colorado tornado photo7/6/10
5/29/10 22:44Iowa CityIAUSAChanging:30Iowa city group of lights6/3/10
5/29/10 22:30FondaIAUSASphereEvery NightThe object changes colors and moves. ((NUFORC Note: Probably a celestial body. PD))6/3/10
5/13/10 22:30BurlingtonIAUSALight2:00An object flew over my house it looked like a regular star but it was moving very fast no flashing lights6/3/10
5/12/10 21:00KeokukIAUSALight10 secWe were just sitting there at my brothers right after dark. When we saw what look like a light larger then any star in the sky. It appe5/12/11
5/7/10 22:20WoodwardIAUSATriangle25 minsTriangle shaped object hovering for extended period of time and then finally vanished.5/12/10
4/14/10 22:15HiawathaIAUSAFireball10 secondsBright turqouise fireball rapidly descending at 15-20 degrees erupts into bright light and dissapears.5/12/10
4/14/10 22:12Iowa (unspecified location)IAUSAUnknown30 secondsBright green light faded then turned to orange before disappearing. ((NUFORC Note: Location of witness not specified. PD))5/12/10
4/14/10 22:05LamoniIAUSAFireball10 secondsLarge green/red fireball over Lamoni, IA viewed from Graceland University. ((NUFORC Note: Probably a bright meteor. PD))5/12/10
4/14/10 22:03CoralvilleIAUSAFireball30 secslarge greenish ball with trailing sparks moving level to ground altitude approx 500 feet.5/12/10
4/14/10 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSACircleSeen circle hovering and flashing red, blue, and green in southwestern sky. ((NUFORC Note: Probable sighting of a star. PD))5/12/10
3/18/10 20:50Fort MadisonIAUSAFlash5 secondsUFO Crashland in Fort Madison Iowa high school football field4/13/10
3/3/10 07:10FairfieldIAUSAFireballCrash down of a red green firebal at 7:10 pm Wed. March 3rd north of Fairfield, Iowa being observed by 4 jets.4/13/10
2/28/10 06:00BataviaIAUSASphere15 minutesA UFO was seen to the north of our house.4/13/10
2/13/10 03:05DavenportIAUSALightTwo at 10 sec. eachBright concentrated lights in two bursts, electrical disturbances, magnetic signs.4/13/10
1/21/10 05:30Saint CharlesIAUSAOther15 minutesWitness soundless flickering lights moving NE in the clouds above.2/14/10
1/20/10 07:45WalnutIAUSAFlash1 minuteHUGE Flash of Pale Blue Light & Loud Cracking Sound in Walnut, IA.2/14/10
1/4/10 19:10Cedar RapidsIAUSALight15 minTwo very bright white lights come close together in the northwest sky and one dissapears...2/14/10
11/26/09 18:00ShenandoahIAUSALight2 minutesTwo lights separated quite a distance apart, traveling in unison in a straight line from N.W. to S.E.12/12/09
11/12/09 21:00Sioux CityIAUSAFlash1Lights in the sky south of downtown sioux city12/12/09
11/1/09 16:15OttumwaIAUSASphere30 minsround reflective object12/12/09
10/20/09 23:00OttumwaIAUSALight5 minsflashing light12/12/09
10/8/09 23:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFireball4 secondsFireball or (meteor?) Might be something stranger. ((anonymous report))12/1/19
10/4/09 20:45EldridgeIAUSALight5 MinutesBright orange object seen flying E/SE out of atmosphere.12/12/09
9/25/09 21:15SpencerIAUSAChanging60 minsUnexplained pattern of mult-colored lights that moved, diappeared, reappeared and has 7 Iowans believing that there are definately UFOs12/12/09
9/20/09 02:00Osceola to Kansas CityIAUSALightuntil sunriseBright fflashing ufo.12/12/09
9/9/09 20:45AmesIAUSALight4-5 min.Lights moving at same speed as aircraft, but no running lights. ((NUFORC Note: ISS and Space Shuttle in formation? PD))12/12/09
9/8/09 20:00MuscatineIAUSALight3 mini was looking southwest i saw 1 bright light and 1 dim light seem that they were teathered together moving very fast across the sky fro12/12/09
9/6/09 02:00NewtonIAUSAOval3 minutes3 bright orange oval shaped craft moving slowley over interstate 80 in Newton, Iowa12/12/09
9/5/09 21:00RiversideIAUSATeardrop2 minutes times 2Two Slow Flying Fireballs Within Seven Minutes12/12/09
9/2/09 21:41KeokukIAUSALight3-4 secondsA extremly bright ball of light shot across the night sky a couple of thousand feet in the air then diappeared.12/12/09
9/2/09 01:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFlash45 minflashing blue and red lights, didnt move for an hour then vanishd12/12/09
8/28/09 21:15VenturaIAUSAUnknown1 minuteCraft with flashing white, red and blue lights hovering low over town making no noise.12/12/09
8/23/09 03:17FairfieldIAUSAOval3 minutes5 lights in shape of oval traveled from southwest to northeast sky which looked to outline one object at 3:16 AM.8/27/09
8/15/09 10:00EldoraIAUSARectangle6 secLarge, horizontal, whitish rectangle seen during the day.2/23/11
8/11/09 21:00Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown30 to 45 minFlashing and strobing object, flashing and strobing military jets, and two white lights moving above the Des Moines Iowa area.8/27/09
7/25/09 23:00AlgonaIAUSALight2 minutesbright white light traveling north west to south east. ((NUFORC Note: Possibly the ISS, but it was visible only at 21:30 hrs. PD))8/5/09
7/23/09 22:15CliveIAUSABright white light in the sky that got brighter, turned red and was gone.8/5/09
7/17/09 10:00WaterlooIAUSAFireball7 minutes4 Fireball-like UFO Seen in Waterloo Iowa, July 200912/12/09
7/14/09 04:30Dow CityIAUSAUnknown1 secondgreen shooting star that led me to discover a light with blue and red strobes on it!8/5/09
7/11/09 21:18ClintonIAUSALight5 minutesclinton, iowa ufo sigthing8/5/09
7/2/09 00:00SpencerIAUSATriangle15 minwhite large trianglar shape. Able to move fast to keep up with the car.8/5/09
6/20/09 20:30Sioux CityIAUSATriangle30 minutesThey made a triangular formation.8/5/09
6/18/09 18:30ArlingtonIAUSALight4 minutesjust a glowing on and off light that suddenly darted.1/31/11
5/15/09 17:00DubuqueIAUSACircle5 - 10 secondsRed glowing ball taking off before thunderstorm arrived on location2/14/10
5/2/09 03:30AmesIAUSALight1 hourCraft making 90 degree jagged cuts.5/12/09
4/24/09 22:19DubuqueIAUSAUnknown30-35 Seconds((HOAX??)) All I could think was "OH ((deleted))!!"5/12/09
4/20/09 04:55GraettingerIAUSAOther5 minutesPalo Alto County Iowa 5 minute durating5/12/09
4/6/09 21:00CliveIAUSASphere3 secondsveering shooting star?4/14/09
3/19/09 06:20WaukeeIAUSAUnknown2-3 minutespulsating, glowing orange object floating to the northwest of waukee, ia4/14/09
3/18/09 20:13Webster CityIAUSALight10 secsFast moving light over nightime Webster city.4/14/09
3/16/09 21:30DubuqueIAUSAFormation10 secondsChain formation of objects at very high altitude and speed, changing to cluster formation as they moved.3/19/09
3/15/09 23:00MuscatineIAUSATriangle20 secondsTriangle object with 4 white lights silently flys through the sky very low to the ground.12/12/09
3/14/09 23:30IndianolaIAUSATriangle1or more hrstriangular flat shaped object,with lights blinking spantaneously. ((NUFORC Note: Possible sighting of Sirius?? PD))3/19/09
3/5/09 06:45Cedar RapidsIAUSATeardroppicTwo objects iin the sky above Cedar Rapids Iowa morning of 3/5/093/19/09
2/10/09 18:55HiawathaIAUSAOther3-5 secondsSilent, colorless, tranluscent and of very large size flying at a elevation of 5000 feet.3/19/09
2/2/09 09:00OttumwaIAUSASphere20 minBright white sphere pulsing to a amber color3/19/09
1/23/09 19:00Des MoinesIAUSAOvalthree hoursobject first appeared to be aircraft with search lights on. ((NUFORC Note: Venus?? PD))3/19/09
1/14/09 21:25PerryIAUSASphere2 minutesRed-orange light above horizon that rose slowly and zigzagged before disappearing.3/19/09
1/2/09 19:45PerryIAUSAFlashvery shortVery fast moving light(green), south of Perry, IA1/10/09
12/28/08 23:30Des MoinesIAUSALight2 nightsSorry, this was a while ago but I just found this site tonight. Over Christmas break 2008 I was up late one night and went outside1/24/12
12/28/08 18:00LangdonIAUSATriangle12/28/08Tringlar lights over Langdon1/10/09
12/20/08 17:00Iowa CityIAUSAUnknown2 secondsBright opal colored flash in the sky oround Iowa City, Iowa on Dec. 20th 2008.3/19/09
12/6/08 22:00AnkenyIAUSATriangleA bright light 10:25 faded out.1/10/09
11/28/08 23:15Sioux CityIAUSAOval2-3 MinuteRounded UFO Near Grandview Park in Sioux City1/10/09
11/25/08 18:30New HamptonIAUSALight15 minutes2 HUGE BRIGHT STATIONARY LIGHTS IN THE SKY. ((NUFORC Note: Venus and Jupiter currently are prominent in the sw sky. PD))1/10/09
11/21/08 03:00Red OakIAUSATeardrop1-2 minutesa teardrop1/10/09
10/28/08 17:55Iowa CityIAUSAUnknown1.5 - 2.5 minutesLate-Afternoon Object Not Depositing a Vapor Trail Unlike Several In-Vicinity Airliner Jets10/31/08
10/25/08 22:30Cedar RapidsIAUSALight2 minutesRed light dimming in and out across the clear night sky.10/31/08
10/15/08 21:00Hancock CountyIAUSAChevron1 minuteAbout 7 lights in a V pattern moving across sky heading north, no sound, lots of other aircraft in the area after the lights left3/19/09
10/7/08 22:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle10 MINUTEDWHILE I WAS DRIVING ON THE INTERSTATE I SAW 3 TRIANGLER UFOS OVER MY CAR.10/31/08
10/2/08 20:00MarshalltownIAUSATriangle4-5 secondsOctober 2, 2008 just after 8 p.m. Marshalltown, Iowa, saw a black triangular shaped object, with round green lights in V pattern10/31/08
9/7/08 23:00Council BluffsIAUSATriangletwo minutesSighted black triangle with three white lights and one red. Hovers, moves slowly, turns. Little sound.10/31/08
8/31/08 01:20WaterlooIAUSALight35 minOver Waterloo viewed from Dewar and Oelwein10/31/08
8/23/08 21:40Fort DodgeIAUSAFireball5 to 7 minutesStrange pulsing fireball low on the horizon.10/31/08
8/15/08 00:00UrbandaleIAUSALight2 hours plusChanging colors of lights above city.10/31/08
8/4/08 21:30Des MoinesIAUSAFireball15 secondsRed light over Des Moines, Iowa vewed from Mitchellville, Iowa.8/12/08
8/3/08 16:42Sioux CityIAUSADisk30 secondsObject seen within 1 Mile East of Grandview park in Sioux City(NorthSide). It travelled at about 400 ft in elevation in a N.E. directio8/12/08
8/1/08 22:30Des MoinesIAUSASphere30 secondsMy brother and my mom were with me as we saw a ball of light moving Northwest through the sky. It only lasted about 40 seconds.8/12/08
7/19/08 20:00SolonIAUSAThese lights were visible in the early night time sky and witnessed by several observers prior to an advancing storm on 07/20/08 near S8/12/08
7/18/08 21:50WaterlooIAUSAFireball10 secondsFlamelike UFO seen in Waterloo, IA1/10/09
7/17/08 23:15UrbandaleIAUSAUnknown30 secondsFive Intense Beams of Light8/12/08
7/7/08 21:20EldridgeIAUSATriangle30-60 secondsSmall triangle shaped lights moving through sky.8/12/08
7/4/08 13:30EldoraIAUSADisk30 minutesVery large disk shaped ufo stopped in mid air a number of times.9/24/12
7/3/08 19:00AtlanticIAUSAOval10 min07-03-2008 on a cloudless nite a star in sky above iowa moving in different patterns for 10 min1/10/09
5/29/08 21:57SolonIAUSAUnknown2 minutesobject hovering with two bright lights that made no noise and disappeared into a while puffy cloud type formation and glowed.6/12/08
5/20/08 21:30TamaIAUSALightFEW MINUTESBRIGHT WHITE LIGHT MOVING ACROSS SKY SEEN ON THREE OCASSIONS7/5/08
5/20/08 01:00Country SideIAUSAFireballTwo Brothers See Red Orbs Flying in Sky at Back Road CampSite.10/10/11
4/25/08 23:51Cedar RapidsIAUSALight8 minutesTwo bright lights with about four or five smaller lights scattered near it dissapeared after being seen for around 8 seconds6/12/08
4/15/08Des MoinesIAUSAUnknownA light came in my window and wake me up and after 3 min it went straight up and out of sight.7/3/13
4/7/08 22:30MediapolisIAUSATriangle10 secondsAn object flying from the south slowed down near our house and then quickly flew toward the NW6/12/08
3/16/08 02:30Little RockIAUSATriangle35 secsblueish green triangular object 0230 little rock ia going north then suddenly south lasted 30+ secs6/12/08
3/6/08 18:30Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown2.5 hours4 Fighter Jets continuous pattern. 2 F16's elongated N-S oval grid and 2 F16's elongated E-W oval grid. 2 craft leave fast after 3 hrs5/15/13
3/6/08 18:00AltoonaIAUSALighthourBlood-red orb being chased by multiple jets.3/31/08
2/19/08 19:10SmithlandIAUSASphere2 minbright blue sphere near Smithland, IA3/4/08
1/17/08AltoonaIAUSAOval2 minstrange oval mettalic ufo1/21/08
12/29/07 22:15AltoonaIAUSAUnknownfive minutesstrange pulsing light over Altoona Iowa3/4/08
11/23/07 22:03Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle3 MinTriangular craft, two horizontaly level beams of lights, "Head Lights" I-380, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Near Eastern Iowa Airport11/28/07
11/4/07 10:00Cedar FallsIAUSACircle5 secondsI want to believe.....4/17/08
10/25/07 22:30MarionIAUSALight10-15 Minutes I was outside smoking a cigarette. I looked over to the field across the street. I saw the first object and thought maybe it's jus1/21/08
10/20/07 13:00LamoniIAUSAUnknown0n video/football gameI captured a dark object moving quickly across the sky (to fast for a bird)!!2/14/08
10/20/07 00:24Council BluffsIAUSAChevron2Strange, Swift, 'Geese'.11/28/07
10/9/07 23:00PellaIAUSAFlashLight colored red flashing lights appeared in the sky in Pella, IA on 2 different days and times.11/28/07
9/19/07 22:00WebbIAUSALight7min.Large orange lites in straight line formation coming on one at a time then going off simutaneously, no sound. Bt moving quickly.10/8/07
9/19/07 09:30WebbIAUSAUnknownunknownfive orange blinking lights10/8/07
9/17/07 23:00Des MoinesIAUSAUnknownAbout a half hourGreen lit-up horizon with saucer like flying object.8/12/08
9/14/07 05:50BettendorfIAUSATriangle4 minutesTiangular 3 white lighted object hovering with no sound10/8/07
9/13/07 20:45KeokukIAUSA1-2 minutesA large red circle shaped object appeared out of no where and disappeared as quickly.10/8/07
9/5/07 21:00Cedar FallsIAUSALight2 - 3 secondsLast Wednesday or Thursday, about 9 PM, I looked out my living room window and saw a ball of light streak across the sky. It was fairly10/8/07
8/30/07 20:30KeokukIAUSALight10 minutesSequential orange lights in night southeastern night sky Keokuk Iowa 8/30/20071/21/08
8/25/07 05:45WaterlooIAUSALight15 MinutesWhite light, moving in different directions/speeds and stopped in the night/morning sky.10/8/07
8/21/07 19:45Des MoinesIAUSATriangle15 MINUTESWHILE I WAS GOING TO AN INDIAN RESTAURANT I SAW A TRIANGLER SHAPED OBJECT.10/31/08
8/18/07 12:00WaterlooIAUSAOval5 MinutesA shiny silver object floating stationary then made tight but short movements.4/22/22
7/31/07 22:00Des MoinesIAUSALight2 minutsvery bright white light that slowly dimd then moved slowly to the north across the sky at high altude. Brightend again then disapered.t8/7/07
7/25/07 22:30WaukonIAUSAChanginguncertain-15/20 minutes?Multiple UFO sitings cumulating in siting of an object that changed shape and "zigzagged" through the sky.8/14/07
7/24/07 23:00AmesIAUSADiamond3-4 minutesTwo silent objects over public backup water supply.11/11/13
7/23/07 04:15CascadeIAUSALight2-3 secThis is my second sighting in July. This early morning I was traveling south out of Dubuque, Ia on highway 151 near Cascade,Ia. I as al8/14/07
7/21/07 12:30Cedar FallsIAUSALight1.5 hoursFour crafts, flashing red, green and brilliant white lights, hovering overhead, one making zigzag movements.8/7/07
7/7/07 00:45AmesIAUSATriangle5 Minutes +Orange Triangular Craft in Pursuit8/7/07
6/26/07 21:00Rockwell CityIAUSAFireball21:09Fire Ball3/4/08
6/21/07 23:00CorrectionvilleIAUSATriangle3 mintriangular shape with 2 lights streaming off. ((NUFORC Note: ISS?? PD))8/7/07
6/20/07 21:56AlbiaIAUSALight8 seconds2 points of lights resembling planets disappearing. ((NUFORC Note: Space Shuttle w/ ISS?? PD))8/7/07
6/19/07 23:05SpencerIAUSAFormationapprx 6 MinutesTwin glowing white lights silently traverse the sky in Spencer Iowa then fade out. ((NUFORC Note: Space Shuttle w/ ISS?? PD))8/7/07
6/19/07 23:00Sioux CityIAUSALight30 minutesOutside on breezeless night with neighbors talking when several lights appeared across the sky.8/7/07
6/15/07 13:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown5 minutesSun shining off of geometric shape, hovering still, over Cedar River in C.R.8/30/13
5/22/07 20:10Des MoinesIAUSAChanging20-30 sec.Shape Changing Tube or Rod with Pursuing Military Jets?6/12/07
5/15/07 23:40DavenportIAUSATriangle5-8 minutesPyramid constilation UFO slowly move across night sky4/18/12
5/2/07 03:10BettendorfIAUSAUnknown3 - 5 minutesFats moving, pulsating lights6/12/07
4/23/07 11:12Des MoinesIAUSACircle10minHazed lights traveling dew north in a clockwise position.6/12/08
4/23/07 00:00MarionIAUSAUnknown2 MinutesA strange short sirun noise with two massive jet streams of smoke in the sky in rainbow formation.4/27/07
3/15/07 23:18AmesIAUSAOther5 minutesTwo white spheroids merged together while remaining distinct and hovered at a distance before disappearing after five minutes.4/27/07
3/12/07 23:00MonticelloIAUSAOther3to4 minBlinking lights moving several different directions.4/27/07
3/10/07 18:20DeWittIAUSATriangle10 minutesobject was traveling from South to North directly over town at a constant speed.4/27/07
3/8/07 20:00Keystone (rural)IAUSAOval30 minutes3/08/07 to 3/13/07 Rural Keystone Iowa Oblong Lighted object/ small star like fast moving objects multiple sighting 20:00 to 21:304/27/07
2/22/07 02:27Des MoinesIAUSALight5 secTo fast to be any thing Ive seen as a point of light, two objects parallel in a turn.2/24/07
2/19/07 20:00West PointIAUSACircle2 min.Large thin orange crescent with outline lights low in sky; changed size; possible mirage.2/24/07
2/16/07 19:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFormation10 secondsSix to eight round neon green objects flying north to south in a v shaped formation at low speed and slightly higher than tree height2/24/07
2/6/07 23:45Cedar RapidsIAUSACigar30 minutesPower outage, flash of light and two soundless hovering craft2/24/07
2/4/07 20:00BettendorfIAUSAUnknown10 secondsFireball, illuminating as dropping to ground 30 degrees inclination from horizontal2/24/07
1/31/07 01:45BurlingtonIAUSATriangle12 minutesThree bright lights in the form of a triangle with pin point lights emitted at corners.2/1/07
1/15/07 15:00MarshalltownIAUSAOvalhourThey seemed to react to each other the way that mercury does in its liquid form.2/1/07
1/10/07 23:05Council BluffsIAUSAChevron2 hoursI was driving near the industrial estate when a bright light appeared on the horizon. It began to climb into the sky and grow larger. T2/1/07
1/10/07 23:00Council BluffsIAUSAChevron57 minutesthe object darted around until it went over the horizon2/1/07
1/8/07 15:56OtleyIAUSASphereAbout 30 secsObserved unusual aircraft between Pella and Otley westbound on highway 163 around mile marker 36 viewed at a 45 degree from vehicle. Ai2/1/07
1/5/07 22:08Atlantic and AudubonIAUSAUnknown2 secondsA streaking light falling to the ground seen from east bound I-80 mile marker 69.2/1/07
1/2/07 21:00AdairIAUSACircle45 seconds3 orange donut shaped objects2/1/07
1/1/07 00:11Cedar FallsIAUSALight3-5 minutesStrange light bobs up and down three times before circling around the east side of the city and disappearing.2/1/07
12/25/06 20:47RockfordIAUSACirclewatched about 10 -15 minDec. 25, 2006 8:45 P.M. Rockford, Iowa A round with blue and red lights slowly moved across the sky.2/1/07
12/12/06 20:00Iowa CityIAUSALight3-4 secondsextremely bright green lights that moved quickly across the sky and down to the horizon2/1/07
12/9/06 21:45BettendorfIAUSATriangleover one hour9:45 PM 12/09/06 huge triangle defined by white light pattern motionless about 7 miles south of Bettendorf IA12/14/06
11/19/06 22:00WaterlooIAUSAOther30 secondssilent objest with rippling effect12/7/06
11/19/06 20:02HartleyIAUSAUnknown1 min5 liights in southern sky3/8/07
11/7/06 20:30StratfordIAUSAUnknown10 minutesHuge spinning yellow orange lights in the Central Iowa sky.12/7/06
10/24/06 22:00Fort DodgeIAUSATriangleThree hoursIowa UFO invasion!10/30/06
10/1/06 17:00AlgonaIAUSAUnknownover an hour6 people saw 2 objects in the sky that had lights and were flying in zig-zag patterns in the sky while staying in the same area.10/30/06
9/29/06Spirit LakeIAUSALight5 secHigh altitude orange light moving from zenith west to 30 degrees at incredible speed and rapidly fading.10/30/06
9/20/06 23:04La MotteIAUSAFlashA few secondsWierd flash of light10/30/06
8/27/06 00:30WintersetIAUSADisk15 minThe Closest thing anyone will ever come to a actual real life encounter.10/30/06
8/12/06 22:00Fort DodgeIAUSAOval10 secondsSolid orb of light moving rapidly increasing in size and brightness then suddenly vanishes.10/30/06
8/5/06 17:47WaterlooIAUSACigar5-10minsBright White/Sliver Cigar Shaped Craft sighted Iowa10/30/06
8/5/06 17:40WaterlooIAUSACigar4.5 minutesWhite Cigar Shaped Craft seen over Waterloo, Iowa10/30/06
7/25/06 04:31UrbandaleIAUSALight6 secondsBright light10/30/06
7/22/06 03:00Des MoinesIAUSALight30-45 secondsFlash of white light turns into orb then dims to likeness of dimm star.10/30/06
7/15/06 11:00OttumwaIAUSALight20 minUnexplained object floating across the night sky6/12/07
7/14/06 23:30Harpers FerryIAUSALight2 nightsBluish-white basketball-sized light over Mississippi River and land close to Effigy Mounds natioal monument3/31/08
6/14/06 23:15DavenportIAUSAOval15UFO Sighting in Davenport, by the Sharewood apartments, and the Mississippi Valey Fair.7/16/06
5/25/06 00:30MuscatineIAUSARectangle2 mins.Strange object passing through Muscatine7/16/06
5/22/06 21:35CoralvilleIAUSAOval1 seca light and movement that I have never seen before7/16/06
5/14/06 01:45NewtonIAUSALight10 minutesRed dots in the sky5/15/06
5/14/06 01:32NewtonIAUSALightabout 10 minsRed dots in mid air5/15/06
5/7/06 21:30DavenportIAUSALightless than 1 minuteI was sitting on steps leading to my house. I was facing west when I noticed a light moving from a westardly direction that was very hi5/15/06
2/14/06 08:30UrbandaleIAUSATeardrop1 minObject re-entering atmosphere...slowly3/11/06
2/8/06 20:15ManillaIAUSALight15 SecondsI believe we are being watched here.2/14/06
2/7/06 20:00ManillaIAUSALight15 SecondsStrange lights in Iowa skies2/14/06
12/22/05 21:40OsceolaIAUSATriangle15 MINUTESWHILE I STEPPED OUT OF MY MOTEL ROOM I SAW A LARGE TRIANGLER OBJECT THAT DRIFTED IN THE SKY.10/31/08
12/22/05 20:40OsceloaIAUSATriangle15 MINUTESWHILE I WAS DRIVING AROUND AFTER DINNER I SAW SOME TRIANGLER UFOS OFF THE INTERSTATE AND AT THE MOTEL I WAS AT.10/31/08
12/18/05 18:45Council BluffsIAUSATriangle3:00 MinsTraveling from Omaha to Des moines I witnessed a triangle object near interstate2/14/06
11/22/05 19:40NorwalkIAUSACigar15 MINUTESWhile I was at my barn in my pasture I saw white lights and a cigar object3/11/06
11/7/05 17:00UrbandaleIAUSAFireball2 minutesWitnessed Large Fireball at dusk was the size of a 50 cent piece held at arms length in the west.11/8/05
10/28/05 08:00EldridgeIAUSADisk30 secondsMISSOURI INVESTIGATORS GROUP Report: I saw a bright circular metal object in the sky which seemed to hover.12/12/09
10/27/05 00:00GliddenIAUSATriangle5 hrs((NUFORC Note: PSmall blinking color changing moving lights.11/3/05
10/11/05 21:00Wall LakeIAUSALight10 secondsstrange shit in the sky in sac county iowa.10/20/05
10/6/05 18:00Cedar FallsIAUSALight10minRED LIGHT10/11/05
10/6/05 06:00Mason CityIAUSALight5 minutesstrange flying object10/20/05
10/5/05 23:00West Des MoinesIAUSACigar5 MinutesObject Hovering between 2-5,000 feet in the air. 4-5 Strobe lights in a row flashing in sequence. Object hovered without making a sou10/11/05
10/4/05 20:15GrangerIAUSAFormation15 secondssix orange lights in formation over Granger, IA10/11/05
9/24/05 05:30Fort MadisonIAUSALight20 minutesRecently my friends and I were on a mission trip just outside of Fort Madison, Iowa. We had just finished doing some work on a house wh7/16/06
9/14/05 06:00MuscatineIAUSAFireball5 SecondsFire ball in the western sky from Muscatine10/11/05
9/14/05 05:50Various countiesIAUSAFireball5-7 SecondsIOWA MUFON REPORT: Fireball/greenish light seen from various Iowa locations by many witnesses & reported to radio show.10/20/05
9/11/05 21:03West Des MoinesIAUSALight3 secondsBlue light that look about as bright as Venus streaked across the sky from the south to the north. I am in apartments sw of the I-23510/11/05
9/10/05 21:00PocahontasIAUSALight45 seciondsbright white- blue light in northern Iowa skies10/11/05
9/1/05 21:50BooneIAUSAChevron2-3 min.Slow moving boomerang moves across a Central Iowa town.9/15/05
8/1/05 03:15OttumwaIAUSALight15 minutesStar or planet - when seen in binoculars, five lights in a circle, one in the middle - flashing a rainbow of colours - moved miles East9/2/05
7/27/05 23:15OttumwaIAUSARectangle<1 minuteRectangle-shaped craft - silhouette9/2/05
7/24/05 22:10SheldonIAUSATriangle4 secTriangle shaped UFO observing thunderstorms9/2/05
7/24/05 22:10SheldonIAUSATriangle4 secondsIOWA MUFONREPORT: Director, Beverly Trout, interviewed witness by phone re a sighting witness had reported to NUFORC.10/20/05
7/24/05 04:45Fort DodgeIAUSATriangle1 minDark Triangle with 2 lights seen traveling towards thunderstorms12/16/05
7/15/05 08:15Iowa City (near, on I-380)IAUSASphere10 minutesSilent, slow moving black sphere flying near Iowa highway3/11/06
7/2/05 03:30OskaloosaIAUSAFireball90 minWhile sitting in the backyard with a friend. What appeared to be a star, slowly started decending toward the Southeast horizon.It slowl7/5/05
6/30/05 04:30Sioux cityIAUSAOther45 minutesI saw a barrel shaped object two hundred feet above morningside Lutheran church. It was n Not shiny. It resembled a 55 gallon oil drum6/2/13
6/25/05 21:30Iowa (unspecified town)IAUSADisk3minutesFirst object observed jumped from location to location instantly. Until it disappeared. The second object was moving fast, the obje9/2/05
6/22/05 22:48De SotoIAUSATriangle5 mins3 lights defining a triangle shape moving slowly in a night sky. ((NUFORC Note: Possible sighting of U. S. Navy NOSS satellites. PD)7/5/05
6/14/05 21:00Council BluffsIAUSATriangle30 secondsTraingle UFO sighting clear veiw three witnesses and one stubborn person who wouldn't look10/31/08
6/2/05 22:15Cedar RapidsIAUSAOther10 secondsObject heading direct west moving about 3 times the speed of a plane, with one light flashing, jumping from position to position.6/20/05
5/25/05 03:30Mason CityIAUSAUnknown5 Minutesdidnt notice untill my friend asked me if i saw what he saw the object was in the sky very far away, may have been in space but couldn6/20/05
5/10/05 15:00HolsteinIAUSAUnknownunknownTime manipulation after possible abduction. 500 Lights On Object0: Yes7/17/11
4/26/05 23:00OttumwaIAUSATriangle<5 minutesNote: I don't remember the exact time, but it was sometime between 10 PM and 12 AM I believe. I used to keep my window open before9/2/05
4/14/05 11:56Iowa CityIAUSAFireball10 sec.11.56 AM 4/14/05 LOCATION: SE of Iowa City - Iowa City Airport. Altitude perhaps 1000-1500 feet. Thin white object rapidly appears4/16/05
4/9/05 01:43MarshalltownIAUSACircle3-4 secondsLarge round glowing object falling to the South East.4/16/05
4/7/05 01:30Waukee/CliveIAUSACircle1 hourStrange Light Circles Waukee/Clive Iowa9/2/05
3/28/05 21:15Cedar RapidsIAUSADisk1.5 minutesHalf-circle mooon shaped object with 5 brownish-oragneish colored lights on the bottom.5/11/05
3/27/05 23:05Cedar FallsIAUSALight10minlights cedar falls4/16/05
3/11/05 21:30Des MoinesIAUSADisk3 minutes (maybe)Two objects leading a third, or was the two objects being followed ?5/11/05
3/7/05 15:35Mason CityIAUSACircle5MINSAW A CIRCLE5/11/05
3/1/05 17:50DeWittIAUSALightat lease 30 minutesMarch 1, 2005 outside of Dewitt IA on I30, there were 6 lights grouped into 2 triangular configurations near the eastern horizon4/16/05
2/16/05 23:00BrightonIAUSATriangleone minutedark triangle UFO, with three white lights and circle of red lights.2/22/05
2/10/05 20:20CoalvilleIAUSAChanging3 secondsNever saw a shape ,just three bright large lights .2/22/05
2/2/05 13:23Cedar FallsIAUSAFireball10MIN 3SECFIREBALL TYPE CRAFT SAW FOR 10 MIN 3 SEC2/8/05
12/23/04 04:20MalvernIAUSALight5 secondsshooting star which stopped and suddenly shot upward1/11/05
12/4/04 23:30SutherlandIAUSALight30 minA quiet light apeared to observe us as we were coon hunting near the river.2/24/05
11/25/04 05:00OttumwaIAUSATriangle5 minutesTriangular UFO w\red,blue lights,spinning clockwise,completely silent12/3/04
10/31/04 19:15UrbandaleIAUSATriangle:15?I witnessed a large, golden, triangular-shaped object hovering in the sky.11/2/04
10/18/04 22:30Des Moines (east of)IAUSALightapprox. 1 min.Seen from 29,000 ft-- two "stars" stared moving, parallel to one another, and abruptly stopped 15 sec. later. Faded out.10/27/04
10/5/04 01:30KeokukIAUSAChevron30 secA V shaped formation of dim white lights moving west to east directly overhead quite high moving very fast.11/9/04
9/22/04 23:30Columbus JunctionIAUSALight2-3 mins.Distorted lights moving slowly at a high altitude then stopping for 20 to 30 sec. then slow orangish flash and their gone.7/5/05
9/14/04 23:50CarrollIAUSATriangletwo minutestriangle of light suddenly cruises past the stars in unison9/29/04
9/7/04 21:00DavenportIAUSA2 nightsFlashing sequences of lights ((NUFORC Note: Probably the star, "Sirius," in the NE sky, at present. PD))9/9/04
8/20/04 20:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle10mTriangle sighted on I-35 in Des Moines9/1/04
8/19/04 20:30Des MoinesIAUSATriangle10 mLighted Triangle object hovers by major interstate8/24/04
8/12/04 23:30ReinbeckIAUSAUnknownabout 30 minutesErratic direction, light(s) faded and reappeared in Iowa. ((Jupiter??))8/24/04
7/24/04 23:00Sioux CityIAUSALight15 minutesDisappearing lights.7/25/04
6/28/04 21:00WaterlooIAUSARectangleten minutesStrange triangle like plane that moved really really fast!7/25/04
6/21/04 21:58AmesIAUSAUnknown6 min.2 or 3 objects flashing lights that were red,blue,and white.The objects might have landed.6/23/04
6/20/04 22:00AlbiaIAUSAOther10 minutesCraft that changed from red to white to blue, and changed in shape. then darted out of sight.6/23/04
6/16/04 13:00AmesIAUSADisk3 min.1 disk shape object6/23/04
6/10/04 23:00ManillaIAUSAUnknown20 to 30 secondsI saw 6 bright gold lights and then a flash of white light.10/27/04
6/1/04 23:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATrianglecity parkThe UFO was a dark shape, almost looking like a helicopter. I almost thought it was a helicopter until i noticed i couldn't hear any n8/11/04
5/18/04 10:00Cedar FallsIAUSAOval3 minutesI was outside looking up in the sky when I noticed a oval white Halo bouncing about then it streamed acrossed the sky.As it came closer6/4/04
4/30/04 03:00Iowa CityIAUSAUnknown00:07Glowing figure dividing until 7 were there, at 3 am11/3/05
4/28/04 14:30West Des MoinesIAUSAChanging2 minutesIowa Air National Guard and 727 watched by UFO in West Des Moines Iowa ((NUFORC Note: May not be a serious report. PD))4/30/04
4/25/04 23:00MuscatineIAUSAChanging60mins.3 lighted object ((NUFORC Note: Sighting of Venus, we suspect. PD))4/27/04
4/13/04 05:00Cedar RapidsIAUSALight10 secondsTwo faint non-blinking lights traveling at high speed intersecting path of an aircraft (with the standard blinking lights)4/27/04
4/8/04 21:00ManlyIAUSATriangle20 secondsBlack triangle, no lights, no sounds....4/27/04
3/13/04 20:00WoodbineIAUSALight23:00Light hovered over several towns , it didn't seem to be a regular aircraft.3/17/04
3/12/04 18:00Rockwell CityIAUSALight4 hoursCluster of lights in the sky3/23/04
2/27/04 03:11Sioux CityIAUSADisk20 minutesRed flash and a flying saucer3/2/04
2/20/04 00:00Sioux CityIAUSAOval5 minutesI saw an oval shaped light fly across the sky going very fast and just before it disappeared there was a light coming out the front.3/2/04
2/15/04 23:00ElkaderIAUSAUnknownsecondsA strange creature or being....3/23/04
2/10/04 22:30TitonkaIAUSATeardroproughly 45 sec-1 minWe saw 3 white teardropped shape unidentified objects hovering in the sky for 45 sec to 1 min. on 2-10-04 22:30.2/12/04
2/9/04 18:00WallingfordIAUSAFireballSecondsMUFON/IOWA REPORT: Investigated by Iowa MUFON, Beverly Trout. At 6:00 p.m. on 2/29/04 Blue-white fireball.6/4/04
2/9/04 18:00Wallingford (south of)IAUSAFireballmatter of momentsA ball of blue-white fire rolls on the roadway, and kills my engine.3/2/04
1/27/04 23:20VintonIAUSALight3 minutesBRIGHT LIGHTS FAST MOVING IN THE SKY1/31/04
1/20/04 00:00Sioux CityIAUSAFireball1 minuteI saw what looked like a fireball in the sky.3/2/04
1/12/04 22:30TruroIAUSATriangle20 minsUFO seen by two well grounded college educated individuals1/17/04
1/12/04 22:30TruroIAUSATriangle2 minutesMUFON/IOWA Report: 1/13/2004 3:25:05 AM 03:25. Investigated by Iowa MUFON,Beverly Trout and Pam Brackenbury.6/4/04
12/28/03 18:41WaterlooIAUSAOther3 secondsVery fast, silent, moving craft enveloped by vapor, @ about 8000 feet AGL traveling SW to NW then W1/17/04
12/26/03 20:00PrestonIAUSAOval15 MinutesBlue oval shaped transparent light w/o an apparent source with red lights flashing around it.1/17/04
11/29/03 22:30Waterloo (north of)IAUSAFireball30 secondsGreen fireball Sonic Boom felt12/9/03
11/19/03 00:30FairfieldIAUSATriangle2-3 minutesMUFON/IOWA FOLLOW-UP REPORT: Low-altitude triangle with triangular shaped pinkish-white lights at angles.6/4/04
11/19/03 00:30FairfieldIAUSATriangle2-3 minutesobserved triangle shaped object fly from north to south at slow speed making no noise. Corners were glowing triangles11/26/03
10/31/03 21:30GranvilleIAUSACigar3-4 mins5 strange lights hoevering above ground2/1/07
10/7/03 23:06WaterlooIAUSATeardrop2 minThey had flashy lights10/15/03
10/7/03 20:00UrbandaleIAUSAFormation2 minFormation of white lights moving in a random pattern in a northwesterly direction10/31/03
10/7/03 19:30UrbandaleIAUSAFormation5-6 minutesMUFON/IOWA REPORT: VERY IMPORTANT - THIS IS ONE OF 3 SIGHTINGS ON THE SAME NIGHT AT ABOUT THE SAME TIME in Iowa.1/17/04
10/7/03 19:30FairfieldIAUSAFormation20 secondsJust after nightfall I observed a cluster of white blinking lights high overhead, moving steadily in a westerly direction.10/15/03
10/7/03 19:30FairfieldIAUSAFormation25 secondsMUFON/IOWA FOLLOW-UP REPORT: This Fairfield report of group of 5-6 lights is one of 3 reports at same time on same night in Iowa1/17/04
9/19/03 20:00OnawaIAUSAChangingfootball gamea light that separated into three other ones, then a cross. Over 50 whitnesses!!, at fooball game.9/24/03
9/8/03Cedar RapidsIAUSAChanging15 minWE SEEN IT9/17/03
8/31/03 22:30RyanIAUSALightapprox. 4 secondsFlying ball of light too large to be anything explainable, also too fast and flew in zig zag formation and appeard and dissapeard insky9/4/03
8/19/03 05:15Council BluffsIAUSAUnknown3-4 min.This craft appeared as though it was waiting to be inspected, but was so close I couldn't see it all.10/15/03
8/19/03 01:00Council BluffsIAUSADisk15 min.It looked like it was gong slow because my car was movine same dorection but it was rilly moving along after I stoped10/31/03
7/31/03 14:00Des MoinesIAUSACigar5-10 SecondsCloaking Cigar...5/15/06
7/26/03 23:00DavenportIAUSALight10-15 secondsbeautiful lights?8/1/03
7/5/03 22:27CliveIAUSATeardrop2-3 minutesIt was about 10:30. I had finished watching a TV show and i walked into my bedroom. When I walked into the room there was a blue and ye7/16/03
7/4/03 02:30MapletonIAUSAOther00:15A stationary flashing object in the lower atmosphere7/16/03
6/30/03 09:00Iowa CityIAUSAOval6 minutesBright silver object low in Summer morning sunlight.7/16/03
6/21/03 22:30Des MoinesIAUSATriangle30 minutesIt was a triangular shaped craft withfour lights4/27/04
5/30/03 23:33Des MoinesIAUSASphere5 mins3 spheres of multi-colors circled and shot straight up out of site.6/3/03
5/30/03 22:00GlenwoodIAUSALight15 minutesStrange lights running into eachother breaking off into more lights.9/2/05
5/23/03 21:30Webster CityIAUSATriangle3 minutesThe following investigation details are result of Iowa MUFON's telephone and e-mail interviews with one of the three witnesses involved7/16/03
5/23/03 21:30Webster CityIAUSATriangle3 minutesDark triangle shaped object moving slowly southwards with orange lights on each corner.5/27/03
5/15/03 21:00Council BluffsIAUSAChanging5 minutesSmall orange light morphing into large triangle(4-5 stories thick) with bright lights on underside11/21/10
4/14/03 16:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval3 minutesThe following is the result of an investigation by 3Iowa MUFON investigators into a sighting of 5 oval/disc shaped objects on April 14,7/16/03
4/14/03 16:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval3 minFormation of five shiny metallic ovals4/22/03
4/8/03 01:36DubuqueIAUSALight5 secondsFollowing is the result of 3 Iowa MUFON members' investigation of an incident reported to NUFORC on: 4/9/2003 3:04:06 PM 15:04. A d7/16/03
4/8/03 01:30Dubuque (County Highway 151)IAUSALight5 secondsa very bright gold-bronze light appeared in front of my car and passed through and around the right side of the car.4/22/03
2/1/03 09:00KnoxvilleIAUSA3/21/03
1/17/03 09:00CoralvilleIAUSAOval5 minutesSingle hovering oval object in clear blue sky along with 2 commercial jets leaving exhaust trails.3/21/03
12/25/02 21:45AnamosaIAUSALight10 secondssmall version of Orion's Belt.3/21/03
11/23/02 17:15Keystone (US 30 @)IAUSALight20 minutesShimmering bright white light 3X size of Venus. Dripping, a tail, and variable at times.12/23/02
11/23/02 05:22SwaledaleIAUSACircle5 minutesA moving circle of white light12/23/02
11/1/02 17:00Coralville (East of)IAUSALight15 minutes5 lights seen from I-80 near Coralville, Iowa11/9/02
11/1/02 17:00CoralvilleIAUSALight10 minutes5 lights form triangle near Coralville, Iowa11/9/02
10/19/02 00:34Story CityIAUSATriangle5 secondsGreen triangle craft dropped out the sky and dissappeared.10/28/02
9/19/02 16:00MarionIAUSADisk3 minutesi was on hole 2 at hunters ridge and i saw a shiney silver shaped suacer the top part was spinning and the bottom part was spinning a d9/28/02
9/16/02 06:00JohnstonIAUSAChanging30 minHigh flying objects spotted on Interstate-80 in Iowa on Sept 16th 200710/8/07
9/8/02 23:30OskaloosaIAUSAOthercontinuousStationary object with red, white and blue flashing lights.9/13/02
9/1/02 23:00Des moinesIAUSALightHoursWhen I was about 10, I had laid down in bed. I looked at the clock and it was almost 11 at night. I turned my attention to the tv and w9/5/17
8/31/02 17:45DavenportIAUSALight20 secondsET over Rock Island Nuclear Arsenal10/27/04
8/11/02 00:20Mt AyrIAUSALight3 hoursBright light, moving back and forth, raising up in sky with flashes of different colors8/16/02
7/27/02 04:55HolsteinIAUSALight:00:15shooting star look alike but didn't fade or travel in a straight line!7/30/02
6/18/02 07:45Cedar RapidsIAUSAFormation1 minuteA formation of three black winged objects very high up was sighted on a clear morning.7/26/02
4/21/02 04:00IowaIAUSAChangingminutes?Bright white translucent roundish object changed shape4/25/02
3/27/02 15:00Cedar RapidsIAUSASphere5 minutesspherical solid object bright white hovering high up in clear sky then moving slowly out of sight4/8/02
3/16/02 20:20RolfeIAUSAUnknown2 min.4 lights in a row with 2 on the end at a angle at the end i think what the end was. all the lights went off an on for three or four tim3/19/02
3/11/02 22:00Des MoinesIAUSATeardrop5 minutesIt looked like a teardrop and kept dropping and rising back and forth in a diagnol pattern. My friend was standing next to me and saw 3/19/02
3/6/02 10:05Des MoinesIAUSAOvalufo hovering near interstste.3/19/02
2/25/02 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval5 minsi am walking then it comes over me then i fall asleep3/19/02
2/25/02 21:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval5 MINSFRIENDS AND I WERE OUTSIDE AND ALLLLLLL THE SUDDEN A HIGH PITCHED SOUND CAME OVER US AND WE TRIED EVERYTHING FOR THE SOUND TO GET BLOCK3/19/02
1/17/02 22:00IndianolaIAUSALight5 secondsi was sitting on my porch appx 950pm cst when i saw an object in the western sky zip past in the sky with no noise it was white in col1/29/02
1/3/02 19:30MarionIAUSAUnknownstill happening now4 objects of flashing color over city of 30,0001/11/02
1/3/02 19:30MarionIAUSAUnknownnoneMarion sighting Info1/17/04
1/3/02 19:15DubuqueIAUSADiskThursdayThe UFO had light blue flashing lights, it was saucer-shaped and had a dome-like top on it and it acted like it wanted us to stop.1/11/02
12/25/01 18:42Sioux City/Omaha (between)IAUSADisk2 minutesDriving to Omaha from Souix City south on I-29 between Missouri Valley and North Omaha exit going to Mormon Bridge. Wife asked what lig1/11/02
12/25/01 18:42Missouri ValleyIAUSAOther3 minutesThis is the follow-up investigation by Iowa MUFON State Director,Beverly Trout, of a sighting reported to NUFORC on 12/26/2001 at 12:365/14/02
12/15/01 20:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle4 minutesI was driving to the store and when I turned onto county line road, I saw a huge triangle shape /_\ just like that,, In the middle ther2/22/02
12/1/01 22:20Sioux CenterIAUSAUnknown1 MIN. OR LESSI WAS WATCHING TV WHEN I NOTICE 2 OBJECTS WITH BLUEISH@RED LIGHTS COMEING OVER THE ROOF OUTLINES OF THE HOUSES JUST SOUTH OF MY HOUSE. 12/5/01
10/31/01 20:35AtlanticIAUSASphere1-1.5 secondsA glowing blue ball quickly passed in and out of low hazy clouds right above me.11/20/01
10/28/01 01:20CarlisleIAUSAChevron5 SecondsGreen Chevron Shaped Craft Drops from Sky and Disappears11/20/01
10/14/01 21:03Des MoinesIAUSALight5 SecondsRed ball of light plummits towards ground and dissapears.11/20/01
10/10/01 21:15OttumwaIAUSARectangle3-5 minutesWe saw a square object at night, which had 2 blue & 2 red lights at corners, hovering in sky above us.11/20/01
10/10/01 03:00Rockwell CityIAUSATriangle4 min.sLarge,silent,slow,low to the ground dull-black Triangle UFO with round red lights at it's corners that were off .I drew it.7/1/02
9/21/01 20:45MilfordIAUSARectangle5 minutesLarge, bright white lights appear in a straight line and then disappear10/12/01
9/6/01 03:00Rockwell CityIAUSATriangle4 min.sA silent,slow,low to the ground,dull-black triangle craft with round unlit red lightes.7/1/02
8/23/01 23:00Ogden (near)IAUSALightapprox. 1 minuteI saw a strange light in the sky that moved in a way that convential aircraft cannot move.10/12/01
8/19/01 21:00BettendorfIAUSALight4 minI am a mature 54 year old adult that has never scene or reported something of this nature. At 2100 hours I was standing outside my hou8/20/01
8/1/01 21:30Des MoinesIAUSACircle10 minuteswhite light changing directions in the sky.8/5/01
7/26/01 00:00Elkport (rural area)IAUSALight5-10min.Vivid Orange Lites In the West11/20/01
7/4/01 20:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle20-30 minmother ship5/24/05
6/23/01 03:00Des MoinesIAUSAFireball5 - 10 secondsslow moving green fireball8/5/01
6/21/01 22:30AmesIAUSATriangle6 mnA very big triangle of 20 - 30 green spots8/5/01
6/6/01 00:15Lake MillsIAUSALight?Confusing light in North Iowa8/5/01
5/17/01 21:45AmesIAUSATriangle3 MinutesCredible witnesses, using binoculars, checking details of huge, nearby object.8/5/01
5/17/01 21:45AmesIAUSATriangle3-4 minutesLarge triangular craft travels slowly at low altitude over Ames, IA8/5/01
5/9/01 23:53AmesIAUSALight10 minutesFour lights ascending, sitting stationary for awhile, then moving NE and disappearing8/5/01
4/18/01 22:00GrimesIAUSALight2-3 minmoving, non flashing light that disapeared4/28/01
4/1/01 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle4 min or soHovered over tree tops next to I380 and angled toward highway before speeding off with flashing lights3/19/02
2/22/01 19:45CarrollIAUSALight30 secondsunbelievable, five large orange/yellow bright spheres appearing one after another moving quickly across the sky and disappearing.2/24/01
1/31/01 21:00MuscatineIAUSAThey're out there. Area couple reports UFO sighting By The Muscatine Journal MUSCATINE, Iowa - A Durrant couple spotted an unidentified2/18/01
1/27/01 22:00Des MoinesIAUSAOther5secoundsGrenn trailing orb seen in Iowa woods!2/18/01
1/27/01 21:15WintersetIAUSAFireball2-3 secondslook like a crashing ship2/18/01
1/15/01 00:20Iowa CityIAUSAFormation6-7 MinutesA large flight of glowing discs sighted over Iowa City8/5/01
1/9/01 11:00Arnolds ParkIAUSASphere30 secondssilver sphere, cars shut off that drove under it2/18/01
12/31/00 23:00Spirit LakeIAUSADisk2 minutesFlash of light2/18/01
12/1/00 20:23AvocaIAUSALight1.5-2MINAT ABOUT 20:23 ON 1 DEC. 2000 (I BELEIVE) I was driving westbound in an 18 wheeler on I-80 at mile marker 60, near Avoca Iowa, when I10/31/03
11/3/00 15:40DecorahIAUSAUnknown9 minutesstrange object seen over rural area twice in last month. viewed by many yet still unexplained. hoovering, darting, then vanishing.12/2/00
11/2/00 01:00DaytonIAUSADisk4-5hrsbright star like lights seen through a telescope12/2/00
10/20/00 21:00West BranchIAUSAChanging10 MinutesStrange Shape-Changing Object over rural Iowa8/5/01
10/8/00 02:00FairfieldIAUSAfew secondsA bright red beam of light caught my eye and disappeared quickly as I turned to watch it.11/11/03
9/26/00 22:10AnkenyIAUSATriangleOne minuteTriangular shaped craft (20-30ftlength of side) with a light at each corner, hovered motionless 40-50feet over a farmhouse.12/2/00
9/24/00 23:25AmesIAUSAFlash5 minBirght flashing light in sky12/2/00
9/14/00 21:15Des MoinesIAUSALight:30 secondsIt was a round star object that went straight then zig zagged.9/17/00
7/17/00 22:40Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle45-60 secondsSighting of a triangular-shaped object judging by distinct lights on three corners.7/23/00
7/4/00 22:00Des MoinesIAUSALight10 minutesRed Light in the Southern Sky on the Fourth of July3/16/01
7/4/00 22:00West Des MoinesIAUSACircle1 hourRed Light Hovering over West Des Moines Iowa7/23/00
7/4/00 21:30Des Moines (metro area)IAUSALight45 minutesLight in sky from which (twice) descended another smaller light. Moved AGAINST wind no matter what direction.12/2/00
7/4/00 21:00UrbandaleIAUSALight1 hourRed Light in Urbandale Iowa July 4th 20006/20/05
7/4/00 21:00Windsor HeightsIAUSALighthourWe saw a bright red light during a fireworks display in Des Moines.12/2/00
6/18/00 10:45West BranchIAUSAOval25 minutesIowa sighting. 2 discs sighted in field7/11/00
6/10/00 02:30Polk CityIAUSACircle5 minutesStrange circular object seen moving against the wind, making irregular movement and sudden speed bursts.8/24/04
6/9/00 13:00LynnvilleIAUSADisk20 secondsIt was a bold color of light gray,about 3inches across in diameter, and a flat oval shaped saucer,it made a very unusual beeping sound4/8/02
5/5/00 19:30Onawa (Near, on I-29)IAUSAChanging15 secondsBall of light separated into three lights and accelerated out of view.8/5/01
5/3/00 20:00Mt. PleasantIAUSALight5 minutesOne craft crossed in front of an airplane that was flying at the same time. The three others were verry high up. All were visible with5/11/00
4/28/00 23:15Des MoinesIAUSAUnknown2 minutesWhat I thought was just a satellite, with binoculars I see 3 traveling together at the same speed.5/3/00
4/22/00 22:20VictorIAUSAFireball5 secondsI was outside, it was partially overcast. Object passed over me from west to east, first saw the object straight above me. Object sped 4/26/00
4/2/00 14:00FremontIAUSAUnknown15 secI had an encounter with a creature who was doing a Reptilain Hosting or demonic possession of my exwife.2/8/05
3/25/00 00:45Des Moines (Southeast of)IAUSAFireball20 minutesRed light in stop and go movement and dropping a storbbing object low in the sky then fading out.4/1/00
3/13/00 21:40ClarindaIAUSALight10 MinutesIt looked like a star at first...4/1/00
3/3/00 19:55BooneIAUSAOval1-2 minBright Blue/silver light,right over head,statonary,thought it was a star,The objict moved due North as it dimed to a very small light.3/7/00
3/1/00 23:00OskaloosaIAUSAChevron3 minutesA dark, vertical boomerang that moved slowly4/8/02
2/16/00 18:35AtlanticIAUSAFormation13 min.Bright white flashing lights in the sky. Four objects flying in the shape of a "W". Followed them approximately 13 minutes, keeping th2/23/00
1/26/00 06:45OttumwaIAUSADisk10 minutesDaylight sighting of domed disk near Ottumwa8/5/00
11/30/99 05:40Iowa CityIAUSASphere30 secondssatellite dots in polar orbit but one grew very bright as it turned into line with first11/30/99
11/16/99 18:05FairfieldIAUSAFireball15 secondsGreenish apearing fireball with spark tail heading slowly eastward.11/23/99
11/16/99 18:05Durant (rural)IAUSAFireball15 secondsA fireball of green blue/turquoise and orange color. With long glowing tail traveling behind seem to be descending out of the sky heade1/7/00
11/16/99 18:04Norwalk (sml town just sw of Des Moines)IAUSAFireball6-8 secondsthis was a blue-green fireball seen by myself, my husband and our young son. it was moving from the south to the northeast. my husban11/17/99
11/16/99 18:00Kellogg (outside of)IAUSACircleabout 30 secondsMy grandma and me were driving home from Newton and About two or three miles outside of Kellogg my grandma seen something go by us. I d11/17/99
11/15/99 18:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAFireball1 to 2 minLong Green tail with a orange fireball moved across the sky from south to north in the eastern sky. Tail disapated orange fireball cont11/17/99
11/8/99 10:00Iowa CityIAUSAEgg10 minutesA white egg shaped object appears in the sky on a clear blue morning and thens grows in size and drifts slowly north. I watch it closel11/17/99
11/8/99 05:28EmmetsburgIAUSAUnknown8 minutesI saw what appeared to be a star-like object towards the west. Upon observing the object for a period of time. I notice it had one blin11/9/99
10/28/99 04:47Cedar RapidsIAUSATeardrop40 secI was driving home after work when I was a teardrop silvery and shiny object, (and it was obvious that it was chrome colored) passed ac11/2/99
10/24/99 06:00Iowa CityIAUSASphere3 minutesround white ball beyond treetops straight north moving ENE fluctuating11/2/99
9/17/99 22:18Council BluffsIAUSAFlash2 secondsWhile driving home from school in Council Bluffs down Interstate 80 I observed a bright flash that streaked across the sky a great dist10/2/99
9/15/99 23:30Cedar RapidsIAUSAUnknown15 minutesLooking west, at about 20-30 degrees up from the horizon, saw strange light that appeared to be moving very slowly or hovering. Lights 10/2/99
9/4/99 22:30Brighton (outside of)IAUSAFireball30minutescamping, object zig-zagged, stopped off and on, went behind a large cloud bank and was so bright it lit through the cloud, weird hard t1/11/02
8/15/99 02:30CentervilleIAUSACircle1 hourBright Circle of Light followed me from Oskaloosa IA to Centerville, IA.6/20/19
8/13/99 22:15MonticelloIAUSAFireball3 secondsHappened to catch a very bright and large green fireball streek through the sky in Iowa.8/30/99
7/23/99 23:40WoodbineIAUSAUnknown4 minutestwo groups of lights two flashing one just on both groups mirroring the other9/6/02
7/7/99 23:15Des MoinesIAUSALight15 secondsWhat looked like a star was moving to the north for a duration of 15 seconds before being blocked out by some high clouds.7/14/99
7/6/99 20:30NewtonIAUSASphereless than minuteLarge light in southwest sky4/27/04
7/4/99 23:00HumboldtIAUSALight20-30 secoundsSaw an object (about the size of star) traveling very fast high in the sky. It then shot straight up out of sight.7/14/99
6/17/99 21:03Council BluffsIAUSACircle60 secondsLooking at Venus with scope and spotted a black sphere moving through the field of view very quickly.7/5/99
6/5/99 02:00Des MoinesIAUSAOther4 secLooked like shooting star, Except they had no tail, went from south horizion to north horizion at a very high rate of speed6/23/99
5/19/99 01:00Des Moines (east of, 152 mm on I-80)IAUSALight20 minutes3 YELLOW LIGHTS SIMILAR TO STARS IN SKY, APPEARED TO BE IN A TYPE OF DOG FIGHT. THEY WOULD COME TOGETHER AND THEN FLY APPART.11/20/02
4/16/99 23:00Iowa CityIAUSACircle3-5 Minutes ?It was circular with three round lights on the bottom in the form of a triangle, hovering right over us before taking off into the sky11/8/05
4/16/99 20:30Bettendorf/DavenportIAUSAOther5 MinutesCircle with beaver-tail-like object on the side.7/5/99
4/10/99 21:47Pleasantville (outskirts of)IAUSALight3 mina big, very bright light traveling close to the ground very fast, w/a spinning red & white light also, as it flew away, it looked like 4/26/99
3/17/99 04:30Iowa CityIAUSATriangle10 minutesdark triangle moves slowly and appears to hover in night sky.4/2/99
11/17/98 05:00DavenportIAUSATriangle4 minTriangular shaped noiseless craft flew over head at approx 150 feet heading south by south west from my location.11/19/98
11/14/98 13:30MarionIAUSACylinder5minsten (10) white cylinder shaped objects flying in standard formattion, for appox. 5 minutes.11/19/98
10/26/98SpencerIAUSAFireball3-4 SECONDSTraveling north on US Highway 71 at approx. 2am on the north edge of Spencer. Saw blueish green fireball traveling west to east. Had r11/1/98
10/23/98 19:00HumestonIAUSACircle2/hrhovering objects sighted in iowa.11/1/98
10/18/98 04:30BettendorfIAUSASphere5-7 MIN.SOFT BALL SIZE FLOATING BALL OF LIGHT. APPEARED TO BE UNDER SOME TYPE OF CONTROL.11/1/98
10/2/98 19:55BettendorfIAUSALight1 minuteHeavy Blue Light beamed down and chased family in house, simular to 50 foot wide search light.11/1/98
10/1/98 21:00ClarindaIAUSATriangle60 secondssilent and large UFO just above tree tops.8/5/09
9/26/98 02:25Grand Mound (2 miles west of, on Highway 30)IAUSAOther3 secondsGreenish dust at 1000 to 4000ft moving east to west at approxament speed depinding on altatude 500 to 1000mph8/5/01
7/20/98 21:00ClearfieldIAUSASphere10-15 secDisappered at a 90 degree angle5/15/06
7/20/98 12:00Des MoinesIAUSAOther7 minutesIt made no sound, but you could see the rear was lit up like a jet and it was as if it was looking for something.3/11/06
7/16/98 09:30MuscatineIAUSAOval1 minuteVery brilliant green oval traveling silently moving north to south. Clear blue sky. Object appeared shiny and metallic with sun shini11/21/98
7/14/98 23:00ShanadoahIAUSATriangle20 MinTriangler Craft was moving from the east to west about tree top high over our house in the country outside of Shenadoah IA.8/7/07
7/5/98 03:00PanoraIAUSASpherebriefIowa lake ufo10/31/03
6/30/98 03:58BettendorfIAUSALight3-5 secondsI saw a pair of strange lights in the early morning sky that disappeared in a strange fashion.11/21/98
6/30/98 02:00IndianolaIAUSADiamond1-2 MINUTESOrange-Copper Glowing Diamonds...5/15/06
6/10/98 20:00MechanicsvilleIAUSATriangle2 minutesV-shaped large hovering object.5/20/16
3/30/98 23:00Davenport (Vanderveer Park)IAUSACircle?I didn't see it at the time, it was over 2 years later I was looking over my 3-D photos and saw a splotch. I dig enhanced it and deter11/20/01
3/20/98 18:00OkobojiIAUSAFireball3 minutesA large fireball came across the sky above the lake. It was yellow then changed to green.1/28/99
9/23/97 19:00DenisonIAUSADisk5 minutesAfter seeing the SR71 Blackbird I saw a saucer shaped craft hoovering silently.2/18/01
8/17/97 22:30Sioux CityIAUSATriangle7-10 secthe 4 of us saw a totally black triangle shaped object with no lights or sound fly over head blackining the stars out.6/12/02
7/15/97 17:00FairfieldIAUSASphere30 minutesextremely bright reflective sphere changed into eccentric cigar chape10/2/99
5/1/97 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATrianglemaybe 15 minutesCedar Rapids Iowa blue lights hovering in the shape of a "V" with no sound and two witnesses3/4/08
11/25/96 22:15Arnolds ParkIAUSATriangle30 secondsTriangular Shaped Object Hovering Over Frozen Lower Gar Lake No More Than 1500ft (Aprox 1/4 Mile Away) From Bridge I Was Standing On. 11/17/99
9/14/96 18:00Des MoinesIAUSADisk15 minutesmy friend and i saw a blurry white shape, 'bobbing' far off in a blue sky. we got the binoculars and with those saw that it was a class11/26/03
7/15/96 22:00Sioux CityIAUSATriangle10 secondsTriangular shapes that only I could see.4/22/03
4/1/96 23:00Anamosa/Cedar Rapids (between)IAUSAFireball2-3 minutesI was delivering a pizza to a house out of town. I was returning towards a gravel rode from a suburb. I came to the end of the drive 5/3/00
11/19/95 18:00TrentonIAUSA3 min.Young man hunting sees two peculiar bright lights hovering in sky, "like planets." Suddenly they flashed, changed color, moved.11/2/99
10/9/95Iowa CityIAUSAMan repts. witnessing "flash, followed by a classic UFO, w/ a tailfin at back." Red color on top half of tailfin. Became triangular.11/2/99
10/1/95 12:00Iowa CityIAUSA20 sec.Man witnesses 2 "white" aircraft rendezvous at high altitude, fly toward bizarre obj. approaching very fast. Obj. "sparkled."11/2/99
8/30/95 23:10Rock ValleyIAUSATriangle1 hourI was out stargazing and a large, completely silent triangle UFO passed overhead at phenomenal speed towards the East. Two more went ov11/1/98
7/26/95 22:30Mason CityIAUSAWoman repts. seeing peculiar star zigzagging across sky. Fifth sighting in a week.11/2/99
6/19/95 22:00Adair CountyIAUSA5 hrs.2 young men experience multiple sightings of bizarre, bright obj., which hover, streak, & land. Very bizarre; good report.11/2/99
2/21/95 19:00Council BluffsIAUSA15 min.Young man sees 3 solid lights; pulls off highway. Sees gigantic, gray triangle w/ "archways." Good rept, excellent drawing.11/2/99
12/15/94 23:30KnoxvilleIAUSAChanging2 hrs?Hovering object seen high in night sky as a /\ (this should be like an arrowhead) changing or to a < or making a turn.5/24/99
12/9/94 20:30Lu VerneIAUSALight5 SecondsLarge orange ball of light moving slowly across sky.4/8/02
8/15/94 23:00EarlhamIAUSARectangle45 min.one huge(4 storys high,150 ft. wide) craft, trailed by 2 small pods that looked about the size of a big car. The big ship made no noise1/22/00
6/10/94 23:59BoydenIAUSAFlash1 secondA flash of bright light on a dark night.12/9/00
4/16/94 01:30Mason City (south of)IAUSAUnknown1 minI was going south on I35 in a Greyhound bus in northern Iowa. It was early in the am. and i was just sitting awake then suddenly, a ver11/11/03
1/18/94 19:00MilfordIAUSAFlash1 hourThe objects hover to the west changing diffrent colors and disaprearing after 8:001/22/04
12/19/93 18:00OttumwaIAUSAFormation8-10 seconds1993 Evening Ufo sighting over Ottumwa, Iowa. Singular object splits in two, lights fly across sky.3/4/08
6/15/93 00:00Des MoinesIAUSARectanglefive minutesMy diesel engine saved me?5/15/06
5/25/92 23:00ClarionIAUSAOval2minFootball sized craft passed over my home in 19927/5/05
5/9/92 22:00Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle10 minutesDark triangular object with light on "nose" and 3 underneath at the points.11/6/14
4/30/92 02:00IndianolaIAUSAUnknown5 MinutesStrange Vibrations...5/15/06
8/31/91 20:00Council BluffsIAUSACylinder5 minDaytime sighting of a black stationary tube that looked like UFO from Star Trek Movie with the whales.12/19/03
7/18/90 22:00AmesIAUSADisk10 minutesAt a stadium concert, I and others saw a disk silently hover directly overhead, and then accelerate away at great speed.7/16/03
2/14/90 19:30DavenportIAUSATriangle20-30 minutesThree bright lights in a huge triangle shaped pattern over I-80 moving to the East from Iowa into Illinois5/15/06
9/12/89WaterlooIAUSAOval?????????Bright light over my naborhood that made no noise at all but wasnt from here,woke me from a dead sleep.9/24/12
7/25/89 20:00WaterlooIAUSASpheresecondsSwift moving metallic orb, traveling East to West.2/18/01
7/1/89 03:30Cedar RapidsIAUSATriangle15 minutes approx.I think my sighting as a child may have something to do with my current abilities7/5/08
6/30/89 01:00Des MoinesIAUSADisk30 min maxcraft hovering over Des Moines River in Iowa2/14/06
5/1/89 22:00PaloIAUSALight1 minuteA bright light floated slowly ( and silently) over the barn.2/18/01
1/15/87 01:45ElkaderIAUSAOtherOn the groundWhat I and my wife seen that night on are way home from a night out. It wasn't anything from man, and it's not new to me. It was a cume12/2/00
10/30/86 13:30Decatur CityIAUSATriangle2 minutesstatic electric shocks felt on the short hairs of my body2/14/08
10/26/86 13:30DecaturIAUSATriangle10 secondsIt continued on straight path about 100' in air for about 8 seconds. then went straight up for about 2 seconds and out of sight.1/28/99
7/2/86 20:00FairfieldIAUSACigar2 minutesI was pastor of a rural church. One of the members of the congregation and I were leaving a Bible study when we noticed a strange cigar5/12/09
7/1/86 16:00GliddenIAUSADisk1 minuteSilver disk motionless in the sky.10/15/02
8/15/85 02:00PocahontasIAUSALight1 to 5 minutesVery bright white light moving sideways and down in the sky.6/22/22
9/2/84 08:20OsageIAUSASphere5 minutesThe ship seemed to be looking for something.4/25/02
7/20/84 22:00Iowa CityIAUSACircle3 minA slow moving white glowing object moved south to north across the night sky and seemed to be move almost directly overhead of us. It4/27/04
8/15/83 21:00ShellsburgIAUSATriangle3 hoursBlack v shape no sound verry slow and low6/14/12
6/30/83 19:00AkronIAUSAUnknownUnknownI may have had a close encounter of the 3rd time in 1983 that I did not remember until a specific event happened that triggered the mem12/21/17
1/20/83 18:30GliddenIAUSALight3 minuetsSaw star like object fly stright horizontal and vertical lines with 90 degree angels at all turns.10/15/02
9/12/82 05:30Mason CityIAUSASphere1 minuteWhile helping on paper rout, early morning, right orange globe went down off to my right.2/1/07
7/29/81 18:00VintonIAUSATriangle5-6 hoursIt was Black as night, triangle shaped, with three lights underneath one in each corne6/14/12
1/15/81 01:15DavenportIAUSACigar21 minstrange colered lights hovered before speeding away.2/24/07
8/30/80 20:00MaquoketaIAUSAUnknown20 minutesOBJECT APPEREAD WAS DIM GOT BRIGHT WENT EAST REAPPERED SAME SPOT REPEATED SAME THING12/3/04
6/15/80 10:30WapelloIAUSACircle10min.Craft sucking water from pond.4/16/05
3/20/80 00:00Morning SunIAUSADisk2 minutesA 12' circular light was on the bottom of the craft. It was hovering silently over my farm pond. I was 20' from craft, the engines star8/30/99
12/29/79 02:00Waterloo (south of)IAUSA8 min.?light moving oddly in straight line.7/25/04
6/15/79 14:00DorchesterIAUSAOther5 minutesUpright Y shaped yellow and black flying objects.4/18/12
9/1/78 14:00Sioux City (IA)/Sioux Falls (SD) (between; on I 29)IAUSAOther10 minuteLanded UFO off I29 between Sioux Falls, SD & Sioux City, IA in late summertime 19788/30/13
8/12/78 02:00Des MoinesIAUSATriangle30 secondsBoomerang shape many light made no sound.2/4/13
7/15/78 12:00AvocaIAUSALight2 minutesChevron-shaped retinal after-image after looking at the sun with eyes closed.3/29/18
7/12/77 01:30Des MoinesIAUSATriangle3 minnever made a sound6/12/08
8/10/76 01:00NorthwoodIAUSALight15 Minpoint of light ,like on a jet, divided into 2 points with large flash and disappeared over horizon in 12 seconds9/2/05
7/17/76 21:00Iowa CityIAUSACigar70 mins9 stars in the summer sky,11/21/10
7/15/76 20:00West LibertyIAUSACircle15-20 secondsCircular orb sighting at close range (about 25 feet) that moved in a straight line floating above the ground11/21/10
10/25/75 22:25Muscatine (area approx. 7mi south)IAUSACircle10 to 12 secA formation of approx. 16 round fire orange guided craft entered the western sky at "10 o'clock" attitude. As I was watching the clear 4/2/99
7/15/75 23:00GrinnellIAUSARectangle15-20 minutesInteresting odor case, unique perhaps in the "glob" description emanating from UFO.12/2/00
6/30/75 17:00DenisonIAUSAUnknown2 minutesRed Geometic "Amebia"11/8/05
6/1/75 03:00Iowa CityIAUSADisk10 minutesSilver disk high in blue sky over Iowa 19752/1/07
11/1/74 20:00DavenportIAUSALight10 minutesOn this particular clear sky evening in rural Iowa. I was leaving our farm and goin on a date in town. I was 17 at the time and was goi9/24/03
7/7/74 03:00Council BluffsIAUSADisk2:00 HRS.We saw a red light at high altitude zig zag across sky from horizon to horizon, then again hovering slowly over Mo. river area, then cl4/26/00
12/3/73 19:00AvocaIAUSAUnknown1 hourStationary bright white light that turned red and appeared to envelope the object once it started to move at a high speed.2/18/01
9/16/73 23:30JeffersonIAUSAOval4 hoursMy friend and i saw an oval object and the next thing i knew four hours had passed.6/23/04
6/6/73 22:00LarchwoodIAUSADiamond10 minDiamond shaped object seen by family of 5 driving near TV transmission tower in South Dakota at Iowa Border.8/11/04
3/16/73 22:00ReasnorIAUSADisk1 hourDisc seen hovering above the clouds for an hour.1/4/19
9/1/72 10:00OnawaIAUSADisk3 minSaucer shaped object with square red lights moves slowly over small Iowa town.1/10/09
9/1/71 08:00HumboldtIAUSACigar45 secCraft resembling a large blimp appears out of thin air from a cloudless sky ,descends, lands and vanishes1/22/04
4/6/71 20:00OsceolaIAUSADisk16 minutes((HOAX??)) it was a flying disk it was tracking us the chararistic of the disk dont aply it followed us.12/12/09
1/15/71 22:00Sioux CityIAUSASphere10 minutesMy friend and I were on a country highway between Sioux City and Westfield, Iowa. We were coming up on a farmer's house and both of us12/1/19
6/1/70 22:00WestfieldIAUSADisk5 minutesI saw a UFO over a house, very close to roof.5/15/13
7/10/69 21:00CharitonIAUSACircle5 min.It was disk shaped and brilliant white on the bottom,flew at a high rate of speed and changed direction at 90 degree turns.2/14/06
9/15/68 22:00OelweinIAUSACigar5 minutesa cigar shaped craft with muti-colored lights around it traveling toward the southwest absolutely silently and at a rather slow speed.3/2/04
7/20/68 01:00Des MoinesIAUSACircle10-20 minsa strange but non frigtening evet8/5/01
6/20/68 15:00FairfieldIAUSAOther5 minutesHuge object 100'-150'appearing like a chrome coated deflated balloon moved slowly over Fairfield, Iowa8/5/01
5/1/68 13:00RedfieldIAUSACone30 decondsIt was a nice day in may, it stayed directly above the railroad track. I just stood there watching the whole thing.3/8/07
4/15/68 23:30Silver City (near)IAUSACircle60 secondsLarge white light near Silver City, Iowa.2/1/07
6/6/67 12:00Cedar RapidsIAUSAOval2 min.Bright-as-chrome object hovering4/9/04
6/1/67 16:00Red OakIAUSALight15 - 20 secondsTwo unidentified extremely bright lights, one large - one smaller, clearly visible on a sunny clear day, moving at incredible speed..2/18/01
12/15/66 17:30Webster CityIAUSASphere2 minutesTwo silent and slowly moving red spheres suddenly accelerate and vanish.12/16/05
10/1/66 22:30AnamosaIAUSAUnknown60 secondslarge quiet craft, covered with blackness, and "stars" to not be noticed, moving slowly southwest to north north east.9/17/00
9/27/66 01:00Red OakIAUSAOval2-3 minutesBeeping sounds and unidentifiable greenish, foggy light that flooded area for approx. 3 min. in the early morning hours.2/18/01
7/15/66 22:00CentervilleIAUSALightaprox 15-30 minutes90 degree angles uniform stair step flight pattern, very bright light, silent4/16/05
6/15/66 21:00BellevueIAUSADisksummerThis is the first time I have reproted this occurrance. I was between 10-12 (have have to go back to where my bed was placed in my bedr11/20/01
10/15/65 21:00TaborIAUSAOval45 min.sCraft hovers noiselessly over witnesses in 1965, in Southwest Iowa, is photographed by 2 photographers, photos stolen later.9/29/04
7/15/65 18:00HornickIAUSAFireball1/2 min.Bright orange/red fireball crosses sky in western Iowa in summer of 1965.4/27/04
1/1/65 20:00St. AnsgarIAUSAFireball20 secondswinter nite wonder2/1/07
5/11/60 21:12Sioux CityIAUSA1 minuteMy 2 brothers and I saw a flying saucer .6/22/22
9/1/58 21:00PerryIAUSATriangle15-20 secondsTriangular formation of red objects flying soundlessly across the sky.6/24/14
10/1/57 20:30MartelleIAUSACigarunkI Fly and have been in Viet Nam and around the world and have never seen anything like it again.8/5/01
6/30/57 13:00BurlingtonIAUSACircle90 secondsSlow travel when observed, followed by an abrupt direction change with unbelievable acceleration.6/2/13
1/1/54 22:00Sioux CityIAUSACircle30 seconds1954 Radar sighting, Air Force base in Iowa - 50,000 - 80,000 feet 1,200-1,800 miles per hour.4/16/05
4/10/53 13:00CharitonIAUSAOther10 min" Flying Wing Before It's Time "6/4/04
7/7/39 02:00KeokukIAUSAOval10 minutesMother sees UFO above railroad tracks in 1939.9/2/05
01:00PostvilleIAUSAOther20 minutesIt has been a long time ago and I've tried to get help. It was early Saturday morning. I was going to Lansing iowa, was going duck hunt10/19/21