Skywatch Alert are Issued by MUFON
a joint effort between MUFON
Indiana and MRIPA's Ufology Section.
These joint investigations
are to create a wider range of collected data, as well as triangulating location
of events or lack there of. This
Real-Time web post Report was created for the traffic of recent sightings
and send the collected data to all parties involved for analysis.
It is equally important to
no-sighting responses as it is for actual sightings. These "nothing
happened" responses give us viable data of comparison for potential sightings.
(Example) If one field investigator looks SouthWest from Fishers to
Indianapolis and sees nothing. While a second field investigator in Franklin is
looking West towards Indianapolis and has a sighting. A third investigator
in downtown Indianapolis has a potential sighting directly to the East.
(Result) There could
have been actual phenomena witnessed in the Eastern skies. We would then
work with other physical data collected to verify times, line of sight,
visualization description and content. This information would be used in
tandem with other collected reports to triangulate a tighter area net for
finding the location of the sighting.
Normally the skywatch times are
from dusk to just after midnight. So roughly 9pm-ish until just after 1am.
During the dusk time, when the sunlight fades off, anything in the
atmosphere can be more visible due to the light refraction from the
For those that are interested in
participating. Below is a brief list of
information that we would like to have, so that you can just pop in
the details. Timeliness is key, so please submit this information as
quickly as possible. If you are participating and see something
happening real-time Please contact us directly via
24-hour Helpline (317) 366-5983.
finishing this record below, please click submit so that we can put it in the archives and get the
data together for our records and final submission. If
pictures were collected, please email them to
use of this report is to forward information directly to
our Ufology Section Lead
of the Anomaly Response Team to begin correlating sighting data. All details and
contact information remain confidential and will not be shared with anyone
outside of MRIPA operations without consent. If you have any questions, please
contact us at