UFO Sighting

Sighting Basics

Case Number 55913
Log Number US-04302014-0026
Date Submitted 04/30/2014 05:52 UTC
Date of the Event 08/09/1947 12:00 UTC
Source MUFON
Disposition Unresolved
Summary Subjects father and sister found a UFO craft in the Nevada desert in 1947
Tags crash

Sighting Location

City Tonopah
Region Nevada
Country United States
Latitude 38.074581
Longitude -117.229206
The latitude and longitude presented here is an approximation to protect the reporters identity

Sighting Specifics

Viewing Distance 20 Feet or Less
Sighting Duration Undisclosed
Object Features Insignia
Object Flight Path Stationary
Object Shape Disc
Weather Factors Unknown

Sighting Details

subjects father and sister going out to her mine, the lost cowgirl mine, in august of 1947. They saw something blink and shine in the sun off the side of the road they drove over there and found a silverish disk shaped craft sitting in the sand the middle section was ripped showing metal and metallic type debris inside It came from from east by south east and crashed up against a rock ledge the bottom of the craft was bowl shaped They tried to pick it up, it weighed 70 or 80 lbs and it was 7 or 8 feet across they put in the back of the truck they didn't know what to do with it so they took to local sheriff in Tonopah or Parump two days later an army guy and guy in suit showed up, took the craft and said it was a matter of national security and to not talk to anyone about the craft They remember it had unfamiliar symbols written on it The craft was whole and no bodies were seen.


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