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‘Switzerland Sightings’

1566: UFO sighting over Basel, Switzerland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August 7, 1566 Sighting Time: Day/Night: dawn Location: Basel, Switzerland Urban or Rural: Hynek Classification: DD Duration: No. of Object(s):  Multiple UFOs Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): spheres Color of Object(s): black Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: 16th century woodcutting and newspaper (credit: UFOs at Close Sight) Summary: A 16th century woodcutting depicts this scene in which dark spheres were witnessed hovering over the town of Basel, Switzerland in 1566. The spheres appeared at sunrise, ‘Many became red and fiery, ending by being consumed and vanishing’, wrote Samuel Coccius in the local newspaper on this date. Full Report 16th century woodcut of spheres seen over Basel, Switzerland, August 7, 1566.… Read More

2004: Ammerswil, Aargau, Switzerland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: April 22, 2004 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Day Reported: Location: Ammerswil, Aargau, Switzerland Urban or Rural: Rural Type of Report: Hynek Classification: Duration: No. of Object(s):  Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): grey – light grey Number of Witnesses: Special Features/Characteristics:   Source: Summary: we had lunch on this day at 14.00. I was walking around and taking some images. It was a sunny day. Related articles 1952: Customs Inspector Films Large UFO 1978: Watchmen encounters enormous green creature Ancient Russian UFO Mysteries Tubes, Rods, Skyfish 1965: Sherman, Texas UFO Sighting 1979: Close-up Sighting of Structured Metallic UFO

2006: Geneva, Switzerland Over The Lake

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: July 22, 2006 Sighting Time: 1:00 a.m. Day/Night: Night Reported: Location: Geneva, Switzerland  Urban or Rural: Rural Type of Report: Hynek Classification: Duration: 15 minutes No. of Object(s):  17 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s):  Round Color of Object(s): Orange Number of Witnesses: 1 Special Features/Characteristics:   Source: Summary: I stood on my balcony at 1:00am on July 22, 2006. There were 17 orange-colored round lights in the night sky. They seemed to be several kilometers up in the air and hovering right over lake Geneva. They seemed to illuminate the sky around them and thus created a kind of proper “space” in the darkness. I watched for around 15 minutes until they… Read More

2007: Lausanne, Lake Geneva, Switzerland Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August 24, 2007 Sighting Time: 11:55pm Day/Night: Night Reported: Location: Lausanne, Lake Geneva, Switzerland Urban or Rural: Rural Type of Report: Hynek Classification: Duration: 20 minutes No. of Object(s):  Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): round Color of Object(s): orange Number of Witnesses: Special Features/Characteristics:   Source: Summary: From within Lausanne, watched 10-17 (depends on which photo I’m post-checking on) round orange lights move in sky – movement was not synchronized – from west to, what at the moment was east. Appeared to initially be over Lake Geneva in the direction of the moon. Objects faded from view, presumably moving to the south southeast. Total sighting time was at least 20 minutes,… Read More

1997: Lausanne, Switzerland Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August 16, 1997 Sighting Time: 08:00 PM Day/Night: Nighttime Location: Lausanne, Switzerland – This took place in an area called Ouchy, that is just by the lakeside. There are a clutch of restaurants on Avenue William Fraise very close to the Movenpick Hotel. Urban or Rural: -It was urban area. By the lakeside, An upmarket area with lots of restaurants. A place where people would go on Saturday night for example. Hynek Classification: CE-I (Close Encounter I) Observation of an object in close proximity to the witness  Duration: 5-10 mins No. of Object(s):  Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s):  15 – 20 lights hovering in the sky.  Number of Witnesses: 50-100 people Source: EMAIL Summary/Description: Lots… Read More

1982: Palettes, Geneva, Switzerland Close Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date:  February or March 1982 Sighting Time:  0300A Day/Night:  Early Morning Location:  Palettes, Geneva, Switzerland Urban or Rural: –  No. of Entity(‘s):  5 or 6 Entity Type:  humanoid Entity Description:  strange character clearly illuminated by the glare of light; the figure is humanoid about 1.20m in height, with a large head, without visible neck. She finds his appearance extremely disconcerting and thinks it might be a soldier. The figure is wearing a type of overall with three large pockets one on the top and one on each leg, its also wearing a belt. Hynek Classification:  CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object.Duration:   No. of Object(s):  1 Height & Speed:… Read More