Ufo hunters logo

203636 sightings reported...
and growing

Minneapolis, MN

Sighted on Saturday 18. August 2012
Reported on
Shape: Light | Duration: 3 - 5 minutes
Source:

About a dozen strange silent orange lights in a formation flew slowly over the night sky in Minneapolis, MNI saw these strange orange lights flying in the sky. We live near an airport and these were NOT aircraft. There were too many of them in a row and too close to each other. Aircraft would never fly that close together except perhaps the military. An aircraft did fly lower than the lights as we watched and looked nothing like these lights. Soon after the lights passed us it started to rain.They were moving over our apartment building, probably like 12 of them, and were staggered, ad much larger lights than any aircraft I've ever seen, and weren't flying always in a straight line but instead a general direction. They made no noise at all and eventually vanished in the distance.I took some pictures of the event which can be seen here: http://imgur.com/a/sdJNQ#0

Related links

comments powered by Disqus

Top 100 nearest sightings ordered by sighting date (100 miles radius):

Location Sighted on Shape Duration
Location Sighted on Shape Duration
chanhassen mn 2020-08-25 Saucer est 20 minutes
chanhassen mn 2020-08-25 Saucer est 20 minutes
Savage Minnesota 2020-07-19 Flashing light 30 minutes
Scandia, Minnesota (United States) 2020-05-19 Oval 00:01:00
Bethel, Minnesota (United States) 2020-05-10 Oval 06:00:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2020-05-10 Triangle 00:04:00
Eagan, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-29 Other 01:00:00
Scandia, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-28 Unknown 00:30:00
Scandia, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-25 Flash 00:01:00
Saint Paul, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-25 Star-like 00:02:00
Chisago City, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-25 Circle 00:05:00
Roseville, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-24 Cigar 00:15:00
Northfield, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-23 Boomerang 00:00:08
Champlin, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-19 Circle 01:00:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-18 Oval 01:00:03
Hutchinson, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-18 Star-like 00:45:00
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-18 Star-like 00:09:00
Dresser, Wisconsin (United States) 2020-04-16 Circle 00:30:00
St. Cloud, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-10 Teardrop 00:00:45
Big Lake, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-09 Unknown 00:20:00
Woodbury, Minnesota (United States) 2020-04-01 Sphere 00:01:30
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-30 Circle 00:02:00
Scandia, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-21 Unknown 01:00:00
Circle Pines, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-20 Star-like 00:20:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-12 Triangle 00:00:05
Hammond, Wisconsin (United States) 2020-03-07 Circle 00:04:00
Elk River, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-07 Star-like 00:10:00
Shoreview, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-06 Circle 00:05:00
Mounds View, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-06 Sphere 00:25:00
Lake City, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-04 Star-like 01:00:00
Maple Grove, Minnesota (United States) 2020-03-02 Drumbell 00:01:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2020-02-04 Unknown 00:00:30
St. Cloud, Minnesota (United States) 2020-02-01 Circle 08:13:46
Burnsville, Minnesota (United States) 2020-01-24 Triangle 00:00:30
St. Louis Park, Minnesota (United States) 2020-01-21 Sphere 00:00:10
West Saint Paul, Minnesota (United States) 2020-01-09 Triangle 00:00:00
Red Wing, Minnesota (United States) 2020-01-03 Sphere 00:30:00
Ramsey, Minnesota (United States) 2019-11-25 Unknown 00:02:00
Milaca, Minnesota (United States) 2019-11-25 Circle 00:20:00
Sartell, Minnesota (United States) 2019-10-29 Boomerang 00:00:07
Hager City, Wisconsin (United States) 2019-10-27 Circle 00:30:00
Hager City, Wisconsin (United States) 2019-10-27 Circle 00:30:00
Shakopee, Minnesota (United States) 2019-10-18 Disc 00:00:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2019-10-09 Disc 00:27:00
Willernie, Minnesota (United States) 2019-10-01 Fireball 00:01:00
Woodbury, Minnesota (United States) 2019-09-28 Circle 00:00:05
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2019-09-20 Triangle 00:01:00
Willernie, Minnesota (United States) 2019-09-18 Unknown 00:01:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2019-08-30 Sphere 00:00:05
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2019-08-28 Sphere 00:01:00
Delano, Minnesota (United States) 2019-04-17 Circle 00:02:00
Faribault, Minnesota (United States) 2019-04-14 Triangle 00:00:04
East Bethel, Minnesota (United States) 2019-02-19 Boomerang 00:00:10
Eagan, Minnesota (United States) 2019-02-16 Triangle 00:02:00
Scandia, Minnesota (United States) 2019-01-13 Fireball 00:00:53
Rogers, Minnesota (United States) 2019-01-11 Boomerang 00:12:00
North Saint Paul, Minnesota (United States) 2019-01-06 Triangle 00:05:00
Woodbury, Minnesota (United States) 2019-01-05 Sphere 00:05:00
Elk River, Minnesota (United States) 2018-11-12 Triangle 00:00:20
Lonsdale, Minnesota (United States) 2018-11-10 Triangle 00:00:05
Chaska, Minnesota (United States) 2018-11-09 Star-like 00:00:26
Woodbury, Minnesota (United States) 2018-11-09 Other 00:00:15
Woodbury, Minnesota (United States) 2018-10-29 Other 00:00:15
Chaska, Minnesota (United States) 2018-10-16 Circular 2 hours
Cambridge, Minnesota (United States) 2018-10-04 Chevron 00:00:10
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2018-09-30 Circle 00:20:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2018-08-29 Unknown 00:00:26
Waconia, Minnesota (United States) 2018-08-28 Sphere 00:03:00
Stillwater, Minnesota (United States) 2018-08-20 Other 00:03:00
Welch, Minnesota (United States) 2018-07-31 Other 00:02:00
Forest Lake, Minnesota (United States) 2018-07-23 Other 00:27:30
Burnsville, Minnesota (United States) 2018-07-14 Unknown 00:20:00
Minnetonka, Minnesota (United States) 2018-07-04 Flash 02:00:00
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota (United States) 2018-07-03 Square, Rectangular 00:10:00
Ellsworth, Wisconsin (United States) 2018-06-30 Unknown
Fridley, Minnesota (United States) 2018-06-26 Sphere 00:04:00
New Brighton, Minnesota (United States) 2018-06-21 Disc 00:03:00
Sauk Rapids, Minnesota (United States) 2018-04-21 Triangle 00:00:04
Saint Peter, Minnesota (United States) 2018-01-11 Diamond 00:10:00
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota (United States) 2018-01-03 Fireball 00:00:03
Shoreview, Minnesota (United States) 2018-01-01 Triangle 01:00:00
Columbus, MN (United States) 2017-12-19 sphere 15-20 minutes
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2017-11-29 Circle 00:05:00
Plum City, Wisconsin (United States) 2017-11-19 Sphere 00:02:00
Wyoming, Minnesota (United States) 2017-11-07 Star-like 00:03:00
Eden Prairie, Minnesota (United States) 2017-10-28 Saturn-like 01:03:11
Stacy, Minnesota (United States) 2017-09-26 Diamond 00:30:00
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota (United States) 2017-09-08 Unknown 00:08:00
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota (United States) 2017-09-08 Other 00:08:00
Rosemount, Minnesota (United States) 2017-09-06 Fireball 00:10:00
Chaska, Minnesota (United States) 2017-08-30 Sphere 00:03:00
Mayer, Minnesota (United States) 2017-08-19 Square, Rectangular 00:05:00
Cokato, Minnesota (United States) 2017-08-18 Blimp 08:08:08
Rosemount, Minnesota (United States) 2017-08-04 Square, Rectangular 00:05:00
Saint Paul, Minnesota (United States) 2017-07-31 N, A 00:02:00
Anoka, Minnesota (United States) 2017-07-29 Boomerang 00:00:08
Annandale, Minnesota (United States) 2017-07-17 Other 00:01:00
Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States) 2017-07-12 Sphere 01:15:00
Vadnis Heights/white bear lake, MN 2017-07-09 Other 15 minutes
Plymouth, Minnesota (United States) 2017-07-07 N, A 00:01:19