Ufo hunters logo

203819 sightings reported...
and growing

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)

Sighted on Tuesday 31. March 2009
Reported on
Shape: Sphere | Duration: Undisclosed
Source:

I was standing in the doorway of my home seeing a visiting friend out the door when I was gripped by a sudden desire to look up to the sky. It was a balmy April evening, the sky was clear and the sun had not completely disappeared in the horizon. As I gazed at the eastern sky and cumulus cloud formations, I noticed a sphere near a large cloud. It was moving slowly, and since I had seen this on other occasions, I suspected the sphere would go into the cloud, come out and travel a short distance away, then go back into the cloud. I watched the circular object disappear behind the cumulus formation, but didn't see it emerge out of the cloud. I ran back in the house and grabbed my camera binoculars to snap a photo, but never saw the sphere return to view. I stood there for about 15 minutes waiting, ready to snap a picture, but failed to see the flying object again. I can't figure the exact distance of my sighting, but if you can picture the distance of clouds in the sky from where you are standing, you can get an approximate idea of how far I was from this sphere.As I mentioned above, I have seen orbs going in and out of clouds on previous occasions. One of those times was about six years ago on my way to the Philadelphia airport. As always, whenever I spot one of these objects, be it a saucer, orb, or black, batman-looking aircraft, I get a sense of wonder and a spooky feeling that I am being watched.

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
Cedar beach Long Island 2020-08-27 disc 2 or 3 minutes
Coatesville pa 2020-08-03 Bright and fast and stationary Alll night
Reading, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-06-21 Disc 00:00:15
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-06-17 Sphere 00:03:00
Macungie, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-06-15 Star-like 00:00:02
Ottsville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-31 Triangle 01:30:00
Cherry Hill, New Jersey (United States) 2020-05-30 Disc 00:02:00
Rising Sun, Maryland (United States) 2020-05-25 Fireball 00:10:00
New Jersey (United States) 2020-05-19 Unknown 00:00:00
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-17 Unknown 00:04:00
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-16 Oval 00:00:05
Southampton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-05-15 Bullet, Missile 04:00:00
Wilmington, Delaware (United States) 2020-05-13 Sphere 00:40:00
Ambler, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-10 Circle 02:00:00
Smyrna, Delaware (United States) 2020-05-10 Circle 01:00:00
Rising Sun, Maryland (United States) 2020-05-03 Cylinder 00:00:00
Abington, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-02 Disc 00:30:00
Cherryville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-05-02 Other 00:00:34
Brick Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-05-01 Circle 00:05:00
Egg Harbor City, New Jersey (United States) 2020-05-01 Circle 00:00:25
Ewing Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-28 Oval 00:02:00
Hamilton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-28 Circle 00:02:00
Macungie, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-28 Star-like 00:05:45
Lititz, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-28 Star-like 00:01:00
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-27 Other 00:01:20
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-27 Star-like 00:01:00
West Chester, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-27 Other 00:00:50
Pottstown, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-27 Star-like 00:03:00
Barto, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-27 Sphere 00:05:00
Southampton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-26 Other 00:00:12
Cheltenham, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-25 Unknown 00:00:28
Southampton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-22 Square, Rectangular 00:02:50
Elkins Park, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-21 Circle 00:00:00
Zionsville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-20 Star-like 01:00:00
Southampton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-19 Unknown 00:02:05
Southampton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-18 Cylinder 00:00:05
Barnegat Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-17 Tic Tac 00:25:09
Newark, Delaware (United States) 2020-04-16 Unknown 00:00:02
Lacey Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-04-10 Circle 01:00:00
Bristol, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-06 Drumbell 00:05:00
Morrisville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-04-04 Cylinder 00:00:10
Wayne, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-30 N, A 00:10:00
Media, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-30 Circle 00:04:00
Bristol, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-29 Circle 00:01:00
Freehold Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-03-27 N, A 02:30:00
Kintnersville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-26 Circle 00:08:00
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-21 Star-like 00:05:00
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-15 Unknown 00:30:00
Berkeley Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-03-14 Other 02:00:00
Edison, New Jersey (United States) 2020-03-09 Tic Tac 00:02:00
salisbury heights 2020-03-07 star light 20 minutes it was flying past
Allentown, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-07 Sphere 00:00:00
Kintnersville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-03-06 Circle 00:12:00
Hopewell, New Jersey (United States) 2020-03-03 Disc 01:20:01
Clayton, Delaware (United States) 2020-03-01 Sphere 00:16:10
Elmer, New Jersey (United States) 2020-03-01 Oval 00:02:00
Harleysville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-29 Teardrop 00:02:00
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-23 Circle 00:00:05
Glenolden, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-16 Unknown 00:02:00
Glenolden, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-16 Sphere 00:01:00
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-15 Sphere 00:00:37
Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-13 Triangle 00:15:00
Collegeville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-02-08 Circle 00:01:00
Sayreville, New Jersey (United States) 2020-02-08 Star-like 00:07:00
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-01-30 Disc 00:00:10
Logan Township, New Jersey (United States) 2020-01-25 Circle 00:05:00
Woodbury, New Jersey (United States) 2020-01-24 Unknown 00:02:00
New Jersey (United States) 2020-01-22 Unknown 00:00:00
Flemington, New Jersey (United States) 2020-01-17 Star-like 00:02:00
Trenton, New Jersey (United States) 2020-01-13 Sphere 00:20:00
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-01-10 Fireball 00:00:30
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania (United States) 2020-01-10 Circle 00:00:03
Middletown, Delaware (United States) 2020-01-02 Sphere 00:02:00
Philadelphia pa 2019-12-30 Round Not sure
Stowe, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-12-28 Sphere 00:05:00
Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-12-18 Boomerang 00:03:00
Conowingo , Maryland (United States) 2019-12-14 Circle 00:02:00
Newark, Delaware (United States) 2019-12-12 Diamond 00:00:20
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-12-03 Sphere 00:01:00
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-11-29 Cone 00:01:01
Perryville, Maryland (United States) 2019-11-26 Star-like 00:01:00
Hamilton Township, New Jersey (United States) 2019-11-20 Circle 00:00:00
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-11-12 Flash 00:03:00
Millville, New Jersey (United States) 2019-11-09 Sphere 02:00:00
Easton, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-11-09 Circle 00:03:00
New Jersey (United States) 2019-11-03 Unknown 00:00:00
Nazareth, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-11-03 Circle 00:05:00
Tabernacle, New Jersey (United States) 2019-10-26 Sphere 01:00:00
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-26 Circle 00:10:00
Flemington, New Jersey (United States) 2019-10-19 Sphere 00:04:00
Oley, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-12 Cigar 01:02:02
Bernville, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-11 Circle 00:00:45
Colts neck, New Jersey (United States) 2019-10-08 Circle 00:00:04
Lancaster, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-05 Circle 00:30:00
Raritan, New Jersey (United States) 2019-10-05 Circle 00:00:00
Downingtown, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-05 Sphere 01:10:00
Norristown, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-05 Circle 05:00:00
Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-05 Sphere 00:00:00
Pennsauken Township, New Jersey (United States) 2019-10-05 Oval 01:15:00
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania (United States) 2019-10-05 Circle 01:45:00