204834 sightings reported...
and growing

Huntington Beach, California (United States)

Sighted on Monday 12. January 2009
Reported on
Shape: Disc | Duration: Undisclosed

I left my office around 6:30 PM. As I approached the intersection of Skylab and Springdale in Huntington Beach, I noticed an unusual "string" of lights above the trees toward the east. I couldn't see any kind of shape because it was quite dark, and whatever it was appeared to be a few miles away, possibly over the neighboring city of Fountain Valley. At first I thought it may be a street light obscured by a tall tree or even a plane or helicopter--maybe even a blimp. But Orange County has busy skies, and I compared this string of lights to other objects in the sky that were obviously planes and helicopters. It was definitely neither. As I turned right on Springdale, I noticed whatever it was was also heading south at what appeared to be a pretty low altitude. I wasn't afraid (probably because it wasn't that close). I was intrigued and almost mesmerized by this mysterious object. As I kept one eye on the road and one on the object, I noticed that it had several lights (8 to 12, as I recall) arranged in something of a crescent-shape. One light was not lit, and this unlit light seemed to pass to the left. Although I couldn't see the object, just the lights, this light activity made the object appear to be rotating in a clock-wise direction. At the same time, the object moved slowly and very smoothly, parallel to the ground in a southbound direction. Going 45 MPH, I was able to keep up with it for about 2 miles until I had to turn off at my destination. I really thought my imagination was playing tricks on me until a co-worker showed me the MUFON web site today and showed me similar accounts of what I saw around the same time. Now I'm starting to wonder if it really was something.

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
Santa Monica California 2023-12-04 UAP and UFO All day period
Hacienda heights going north to south appromately over Stimson 2023-11-26 Oval with layers of lights 10 secomds
Winnetka California 2023-11-03 1 Cylinder, 1 ball of light, moving unison In my view for less than 1 minute
redlands, Ca 92374 2023-10-09 orbs 12minutes
North of Lake Arrowhead 2023-08-13 Round 1 hour
Encino, California 2023-04-19 Round 01:07
Venice Beach CA 2023-02-07 Round fireball hologram Several minutes
los angeles 2022-12-27 tic-tac idk
Nuevo California 2022-11-01 Triangle 10pm to 5:30am
Hemet , CA 2022-09-18 round 20
Canyon Lake 2022-08-29 Triangle 10 min
Sylmar, CA 2022-06-15 triangle 3 minutes
Chino Hills, California, United States 2021-10-30 Oval Disc 2 minutes
Mira Loma, cA 2021-10-01 Oval 15 min
Upland, California 2021-09-30 Appears to be spherical Still there-look to the west
13639 Bora Dr. Santa Fe springs, ca 2021-02-27 Sphere 2 minutes
Perris California 2020-12-05 Triangle/boomerang 5 minutes at most
Foothill ranch 2020-10-10 Rectangular 10 seconds
Van Nuys, CA 2020-09-29 Triangle 25 mins
Long Beach, CA, EE. UU. 2020-07-04 Dot of light 30 sec
Altadena , California (United States) 2020-06-20 Circle 01:02:00
Tustin, California (United States) 2020-06-15 Chevron 01:00:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-06-07 Sphere 00:04:00
Santa Monica, California (United States) 2020-06-02 Cylinder 00:00:10
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-31 Sphere 00:03:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-30 Sphere 00:00:05
San Jacinto, California (United States) 2020-05-26 Sphere 05:00:00
West Covina, California (United States) 2020-05-23 Circle 20:00:00
Whittier, California (United States) 2020-05-21 Circle 01:30:00
Long Beach, California (United States) 2020-05-21 Circle 00:40:00
Escondido, California (United States) 2020-05-19 Triangle 00:07:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-17 Boomerang 00:00:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-13 Unknown 00:10:00
Corona, California (United States) 2020-05-13 Circle 10:00:00
Corona, California (United States) 2020-05-13 Circle 00:10:00
Redlands, California (United States) 2020-05-12 Star-like 00:10:00
Encinitas, California (United States) 2020-05-07 Sphere 00:03:00
Downey, California (United States) 2020-05-05 Other 00:00:09
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-04 Triangle 00:10:00
Temecula, California (United States) 2020-05-04 Circle 00:15:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-04 Oval 00:00:09
Vista, California (United States) 2020-05-04 Triangle 00:00:10
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-03 Egg 00:41:00
Anaheim, California (United States) 2020-05-03 Circle 00:20:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-05-02 N, A 00:01:00
San Clemente, California (United States) 2020-04-28 Unknown 00:00:10
Pico Rivera 2020-04-27 Round 1 minute
Riverside, California (United States) 2020-04-26 Circle 01:08:00
Claremont, California (United States) 2020-04-26 Triangle 00:02:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-04-26 Other 00:00:35
Simi Valley, California (United States) 2020-04-23 Triangle 00:01:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-04-22 Triangle 00:03:00
La Verne, California (United States) 2020-04-16 Star-like 00:10:00
Whittier, California (United States) 2020-04-16 Circle 01:34:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-04-16 Sphere 00:45:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Star-like 00:30:00
Garden Grove, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Circle 00:25:00
Temple City, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Circle 01:00:00
Riverside, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Star-like 15:00:00
Santa Fe Springs, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Circle 00:50:00
Menifee, California (United States) 2020-04-15 Circle 00:00:00
Santa Clarita, California (United States) 2020-04-12 Disc 00:06:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-04-11 Fireball 00:30:00
Rosemead, California (United States) 2020-04-10 Star-like 00:04:00
Irvine, California (United States) 2020-04-04 Square, Rectangular 00:15:00
Alhambra, California (United States) 2020-04-02 Oval 00:00:00
Rancho Santa Margarita, California (United States) 2020-04-01 Sphere 00:10:00
Laguna Beach, California (United States) 2020-03-31 Circle 00:10:00
Laguna Beach, California (United States) 2020-03-31 Cylinder 00:10:00
Vista, California (United States) 2020-03-31 Sphere 00:55:00
Santa Clarita, California (United States) 2020-03-28 Sphere 00:15:00
Sunland, California 2020-03-26 small lights every 8 to 10 second's
Huntington Beach, California (United States) 2020-03-26 Circle 00:01:00
Montebello, California (United States) 2020-03-26 Circle 00:15:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-03-25 Triangle 00:00:02
Pico Rivera 2020-03-24 round/like a star 1 min 30 sec
Pico Rivera, California (United States) 2020-03-24 Circle 00:01:30
Beaumont, California (United States) 2020-03-24 Circle 00:01:00
Riverside, California (United States) 2020-03-22 Disc 00:00:00
Azusa, California (United States) 2020-03-17 Unknown 00:45:00
Inglewood, California (United States) 2020-03-15 Disc 00:10:00
Paramount, California (United States) 2020-03-15 Fireball 00:03:00
Corona, California (United States) 2020-03-11 Other 00:10:00
Baldwin Park, California (United States) 2020-03-11 Circle 00:00:00
Corona, California (United States) 2020-03-10 Sphere 00:30:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-03-05 Saturn-like 00:00:03
Oceanside, California (United States) 2020-03-04 Sphere 00:30:00
Carlsbad, California (United States) 2020-03-02 Circle 00:05:00
Gardena, California (United States) 2020-02-28 Sphere 00:10:00
Burbank, California (United States) 2020-02-27 Saturn-like 00:00:00
Garden Grove, California (United States) 2020-02-23 Teardrop 00:10:00
1737 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92705, EE. UU. 2020-02-23 2 different objects 0:47
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-02-21 Circle 00:01:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-02-12 Unknown 00:20:00
Los Angeles, California (United States) 2020-02-08 Sphere 07:20:40
El Monte, California (United States) 2020-02-07 Oval 00:05:00
Menifee, California (United States) 2020-02-01 Circle 00:09:00
Oceanside, California (United States) 2020-01-30 Circle 00:00:00
Costa Mesa, California (United States) 2020-01-29 Bullet, Missile 00:00:10
Costa Mesa, California (United States) 2020-01-29 Bullet, Missile 00:00:07