Ufo hunters logo

203818 sightings reported...
and growing

Chicago, Illinois (United States)

Sighted on Thursday 12. March 2009
Reported on
Shape: Triangle | Duration: Undisclosed
Source:

I was walking my dog in the morning when I noticed a bright white light off in the distance. I didn't pay to much attention to it, thinking it was just an airplane. After a minute the light was closer and I could notice two blinking white lights behind it. Again, I assumed it was an airplane's winglights. After a few more minutes heard a low humming noise and looked above me. Floating by was a low flying large trianglular craft. The tip of it emitted a bright white light and the two end point had blinking blue lights. The bottom of the craft had 3 rows of thin dim yellow lights. After I had noticed it, it changed direction by about 70 degrees bearing north and then headed almost due west towards Chicago. The light remained in sight for several minutes after the event, then i lost it beyond a treeline. During and after the event I was terrified. This may have been the most terrifying expirience of my life. I have contacted local authorities and local airports, none of which report unusual activity or craft in the area at the time. No reports on this have been filed either.

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
Orland Park 2020-10-12 Orb 15min
Huntley, Illinois (United States) 2020-06-04 Circle 00:08:00
Lombard, Illinois (United States) 2020-05-24 Disc 00:40:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-05-24 N, A 00:00:15
McHenry, Illinois (United States) 2020-05-15 Circle 00:02:00
Mokena, Illinois (United States) 2020-05-15 Sphere 00:01:00
Tower Lakes, Illinois (United States) 2020-05-09 Cylinder 00:02:00
Lowell, Indiana (United States) 2020-05-06 Other 00:09:00
Crown Point, Indiana (United States) 2020-05-02 Other 02:00:30
Lockport, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-29 Circle 00:06:00
Leland, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-26 Star-like 00:00:40
Michigan City, Indiana (United States) 2020-04-26 Circle 00:02:00
Hebron, Indiana (United States) 2020-04-26 Star-like 00:00:15
Lemont, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-26 Star-like 00:02:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-26 Fireball 03:00:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-26 Bullet, Missile 00:00:10
Manteno, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-26 Circle 00:00:45
Dyer, Indiana (United States) 2020-04-26 Sphere 02:00:00
Waukegan, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-19 Oval 07:23:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-18 Circle 00:00:30
Homewood, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-16 Circle 00:01:00
Waukegan, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-14 Oval 06:00:00
Grayslake, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-09 Oval 00:10:40
Lake Village, Indiana (United States) 2020-04-09 Star-like 00:25:00
Homewood, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-09 Square, Rectangular 00:00:00
North Barrington, Illinois (United States) 2020-04-07 Oval 00:01:07
Hammond, Indiana (United States) 2020-03-29 Disc 00:02:00
Mount Prospect, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-21 Unknown 00:35:00
Lake Villa, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-21 Star-like 00:25:00
Lake Zurich, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-21 Circle 00:10:00
Pingree Grove, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-21 Disc 04:00:00
St. Joseph, Michigan (United States) 2020-03-16 Star-like 00:03:00
Cicero, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-15 Boomerang 00:05:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-13 Unknown 00:30:00
Riverside, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-06 Circle 00:10:00
Des Plaines, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-06 Flash 00:05:00
Libertyville, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-06 Star-like 00:30:00
Libertyville, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-06 Star-like 00:30:00
Wauconda, Illinois (United States) 2020-03-05 Triangle 00:00:00
Racine, Wisconsin (United States) 2020-02-25 Star-like 00:04:00
Racine, Wisconsin (United States) 2020-02-25 Circle 00:10:00
Lake Villa, Illinois (United States) 2020-02-14 Circle 01:00:00
Johnsburg, Illinois (United States) 2020-02-11 Circle 00:05:00
Wheeling, Illinois (United States) 2020-02-08 Drumbell 00:00:45
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-02-02 Triangle 00:05:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-31 Other 00:00:05
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-21 Circle 00:07:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-20 Unknown 01:00:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-20 Unknown 01:05:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-20 Unknown 01:05:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-20 Unknown 01:05:00
60451 2020-01-19 Circular 1-10 minutes
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2020-01-15 Sphere 00:03:00
Marengo, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-27 Teardrop 00:00:07
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Star-like 00:10:00
Bolingbrook, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Unknown 00:20:00
Griffith, Indiana (United States) 2019-12-22 Circle 10:00:00
Downers Grove, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Unknown 00:06:00
Joliet, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Star-like 00:20:00
Palatine, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Unknown 00:10:00
De Motte, Indiana (United States) 2019-12-22 Star-like 00:10:00
Schaumburg, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-22 Circle 00:02:00
Crystal Lake, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-12 Triangle 00:05:00
Chicago Ohare 2019-12-08 disk metallic 5 minutes
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-12-04 Circle 00:10:00
Bridgman, Michigan (United States) 2019-12-03 Square, Rectangular 00:00:15
Campton Hills, Illinois (United States) 2019-11-28 Oval 00:00:05
Schaumburg, Illinois (United States) 2019-11-24 Star-like 00:15:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-11-24 N, A 20:00:00
Antioch, Illinois (United States) 2019-11-16 Sphere 00:03:00
Union Grove, Wisconsin (United States) 2019-10-24 Sphere 00:05:00
Kankakee, Illinois (United States) 2019-10-07 Tic Tac 00:00:08
Rosemont, Illinois (United States) 2019-10-05 Other 00:00:30
Gilberts, Illinois (United States) 2019-10-04 Drumbell 00:05:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-09-26 Bullet, Missile 00:00:10
Morris, Illinois (United States) 2019-09-24 Disc 01:00:00
46342 Hobart,indiana 2019-09-23 V 30-40seconds
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-09-14 Sphere 00:00:15
Willowbrook, Illinois (United States) 2019-09-08 Fireball 00:03:00
North Riverside, Illinois (United States) 2019-09-07 Other 00:03:00
Kankakee, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-29 Other 00:00:00
Round Lake, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-28 Disc 00:00:15
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-27 Sphere 00:01:00
Palatine, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-25 Circle 00:31:00
Palatine, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-25 Sphere 00:35:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-02 Star-like 00:10:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-08-02 Star-like 00:07:00
La Porte, Indiana (United States) 2019-07-12 Other 00:00:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-07-04 Unknown 00:03:00
St. Joseph, Michigan (United States) 2019-07-01 Sphere 24:00:00
Kenosha, Wisconsin (United States) 2019-05-19 Triangle 00:00:00
Mundelein, Illinois (United States) 2019-04-28 Sphere 00:40:00
West Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-04-21 Egg 00:03:00
Chicago, Illinois (United States) 2019-03-06 Egg 00:00:04
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois (United States) 2019-03-05 Cigar 00:00:00
Cedar Lake, Indiana (United States) 2019-02-27 Unknown 03:00:00
Gary, Indiana (United States) 2019-02-15 Sphere 02:05:00
Plainfield, Illinois (United States) 2019-02-08 Other 00:00:30
Aurora, Illinois (United States) 2019-01-31 Bullet, Missile 00:06:00
Mokena, Illinois (United States) 2019-01-28 Unknown 00:00:20