Category Archives: UFO Sightings Illinois

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Listed below are UFO sightings collected from the state of Illinois since Jan 1, 2012.

Unknown Object With Contrail Moves West.

Location of Sighting: Chicago, IllinoisDate of Sighting: August, 2019Time of Sighting: Afternoon Description: A man saw an unknown object that left a contrail in a sunny afternoon The object was moving to the west and “squibbled” away after 45 minutes … Continue reading

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Big Silver Saucer Object Floats 40 Feet Above Ground.

Location of Sighting: Near Bolingbrook, IllinoisDate of Sighting: Late September 2017Time of Sighting: 6 PM CDT Description: My sighting was late September of 2017 and I apologize for such less detail, but this time I was driving north on I-355 … Continue reading

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Man Notices Symmetrical Dots in 3 Rows in Middle of Back.

Location of Sighting: Hoffman Estates, IllinoisDate of Sighting: June 11, 2020 Description: I am a male in my 30’s here out of Hoffman Estates, IL. My girlfriend has noticed symmetrical dots in 3 rows in the middle of my back … Continue reading

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Hovering Brown Vertical Tube Shaped Object.

Location of Sighting: Elmwood Park, IllinoisDate of Sighting: March 19, 2016Time of Sighting: 6:30 AM CDT Description: The size of the object looks like it is bigger than an airplane. It is brown in color. Note: The witness did not … Continue reading

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Object With Quick Flashing Lights Splits Into 2.

Location of Sighting: Schiller Park, IllinoisDate of Sighting: September 18, 2019Time of Sighting: Between 10:11 and 10:28 PM CDT Description: I just had to find someone, somewhere, to send my photos and very quick flickering lights video to. I have … Continue reading

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Object Red as Fire Moves Across Sky.

Location of Sighting: Palatine, IllinoisDate of Sighting: April 26, 2020Time of Sighting: 9:20 PM CDT Description: My sighting was in the West sky. It was as red as fire and moving across the sky like a plane would, but at … Continue reading

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Rainbows Lights Radiate Out From Bright Star-Like Object.

Location of Sighting: Decatur, IllinoisDate of Sighting: April 18, 2020Time of Sighting: 10:30 PM CDT Description: I was on the phone with my friend and went out to smoke on our deck. While doing so, my boyfriend comes out to … Continue reading

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Star-Like Objects Stop, Make Quick Movements, Vanish.

Location of Sighting: Gillespie, IllinoisDate of Sighting: April 15, 2020Time of Sighting: 9:25 PM CDT Description: I went outside to see if I could find an owl I kept hearing and as my husband and I were looking up at … Continue reading

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5 Lights 1 After Another Move Slowly & Vanish 1 by 1.

Location of Sighting: Park City, IllinoisDate of Sighting: March 6, 2020Time of Sighting: 7:35 PM CST Description: My girlfriend and I were just parking and just happened to look up in the sky. We saw 5 lights one after the … Continue reading

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Blue Orb Seen & Photographed Close to Moon.

Location of Sighting: Chicago, IllinoisDate of Sighting: April 8, 2020Time of Sighting: 12 AM CDT Description: I went outside to take pictures of the moon last night. I noticed a small blue, glowing orb in my photo. When I pressed … Continue reading

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Woman Finds Strange Red Grid Marks on Body.

Location of Sighting: Pittsfield, IllinoisDate of Sighting: February 6, 2020Time of Sighting: 2:28 PM CST (Time Photo Taken) Description: I researched what I woke up with this morning and found your page. I am baffled because there are no objects … Continue reading

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Star-Like Object Hovers, Flashes White & Red.

Location of Sighting: 60 Miles Southwest of Chicago, IllinoisDate of Sighting: September 17, 2019Time of Sighting: 9 PM CDT Description: I saw the same white light. I thought it was a star until it put out a fast flash of … Continue reading

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Loud Object With Blinking Lights Hovers Over Condo.

Location of Sighting: Elmhurst, IllinoisDate of Sighting: July 12, 2019Time of Sighting: 9:57 to 10:02 PM CDT Description: Two sisters were startled by a loud noise outside of their condo. They went outside and saw something overhead with bright lights. … Continue reading

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Dark Circular Object Found in Background of Photo of Weather Station.

Location of Sighting: Scheller, IllinoisDate of Sighting: June 29, 2019Time of Sighting: 12:50 PM CDT Description: I was taking a picture of my new weather station I put up at my home and took a picture to share with the … Continue reading

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Hazy White Orb With Pale Green Glow & Trail Descends.

Location of Sighting: Rochester, IllinoisDate of Sighting: May 10, 2019Time of Sighting: 10:45 PM CDT Description: At around 10:45 PM on 5/10/19 my friend and I where standing outside when I noticed a bright orb falling into the woods behind … Continue reading

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3 Bright Lights. 1 Comes Out From Center, Moves Around.

Location of Sighting: Hillsboro, Illinois Date of Sighting: March 21, 2019 Time of Sighting: 8:40 PM CDT Description: THERE 3 BRIGHT LIGHTS AND ONE BRIGHT LIGHT COMES OUT FROM THE CENTER AND MOVES AROUND ON THE RIGHT SIDE. THE FIRST … Continue reading

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Red-Orange Lights Triangular in Shape.

Location of Sighting: Wonder Lake, Illinois Date of Sighting: August 31, 2018 Time of Sighting: 9:30 PM CDT Description: Tonight at two separate times, about 5 minutes or less apart, I saw a red-orange light that was blurry, but seemed … Continue reading

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Jet Black Triangular Object With Red Lights.

Location of Sighting: Princeton, Indiana Date of Sighting: Summer, 2006 Time of Sighting: 2:30 AM CDT Description: The only person I have ever told is my wife until now. I don’t imagine anyone will believe me, but it’s completely true. … Continue reading

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Bright Orange Light Hovers, Rises, Zooms Away.

Location of Sighting: Coal City, Illinois Date of Sighting: August, 2010 Time of Sighting: 12 AM CDT Description: My friend and I witnessed a UFO in Morris/Coal City in the sky above Lorenzo Road and Dresden Road. We both had … Continue reading

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1 Orange Orb Hovers & Another Moves Quickly.

Location of Sighting: Freeport, Illinois Date of Sighting: July 15, 2018 Time of Sighting: 2:11 AM CDT Description: Good morning: I woke up around 2:11 AM this morning to see a stationary orange orb in the sky out of my … Continue reading

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Yellow & Bluish Streak Moves North Very Rapidly.

Location of Sighting: Decatur, Illinois Date of Sighting: December 14, 2017 Time of Sighting: 6 PM CST Description: On December 14th at about six PM I saw a yellow and bluish streak moving from south to north at very fast … Continue reading

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Formation 5 Extremely Bright Lights Hovering Close Together.

Location of Sighting: Aurora, Illinois Date of Sighting: October 20, 2017 Time of Sighting: 5 AM CDT Description: I saw 5 extremely bright lights in the southeastern sky over Northern Illinois this morning around 5:00 AM.  They were very close … Continue reading

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Enormous Floating Bright Blue, Red, Green Triangle.

Location of Sighting: Mascoutah, Illinois Date of Sighting: September 16, 2017 Time of Sighting: 2 AM CDT Description: I saw a bright blue, red, green triangle over Mascoutah, IL on Sept 16th at 2 AM. The object was heading east over Illinois Route 177 and would have flown over New Memphis, IL … Continue reading

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Several Oval Shaped Objects With Lights Hover.

Location of Sighting: Glendale Heights, Illinois Date of Sighting: August 31, 2017 Time of Sighting: Began at 2:15 AM CDT Description: The witness called and reported his sighting via a voice-mail message. I called the witness and interviewed him later. … Continue reading

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Bright Light Repeatedly, Zigzags, Vanishes, Reappears.

Location of Sighting: Carpentersville, Illinois Date of Sighting: August 17, 2017 Time of Sighting: 9:30 PM CDT Description: My sightings was in Carpentersville, Illinois, 08/17/2017 at approximately 9:30 PM. While looking at the big dipper I saw a bright light … Continue reading

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