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This is a list of alleged sightings of Aliens or UFOs in Mexico.

Aliens are any living creatures that are not originally from Earth. They could be anything from intelligent life to simple bacteria; however, there was no concrete evidence to support life outside of our planet as of now. Scientists had allegedly found in an asteroid what could be Martian bacteria.


Main article: José Bonilla Observation On August 12, 1883, the astronomer José Bonilla reported that he saw "more than 300 dark, unidentified objects crossing before the sun" while observing sunspot activity at Zacatecas Observatory in Mexico. He took a number of wet plate photographs at 1/100th of a second exposure. Although it was later found that the objects were actually high flying geese, Bonilla is usually given the distinction of having taken the earliest photo of an "unidentified flying object".

Local residents reported a mid-air collision between a UFO and a small airplane near the town of Coyame on August 25, 1974 followed by a military investigation and cover up. However historians say that such "UFO reports" were likely prompted by the 1974 crash and military recovery of a Cessna aircraft involved in drug trafficking.


On Friday, March 5, Mexican Air Force pilots using infrared equipment to search for drug-smuggling aircraft recorded 11 unidentified objects over southern Campeche. Mexico’s Defense Department issued a press release on May 12 accompanied by videotape that showed moving bright lights at 11,500 feet. Mexican UFOlogist Jaime Maussan interpreted the videotape as "proof of alien visitation", however science writer and skeptic Michael Shermer was critical of witness accounts that "varied wildly", saying "it was like a fisherman’s tale, growing with each retelling”, while other experts suggested the lights were most likely burn off flares from oil platforms.


A team of paranormal experts in Mexico say that aliens detained Hurricane Patricia . They claim that the strange appearance of alleged unidentified flying objects , hours before the entry of powerful hurricane are tested. According to experts, the alleged unidentified flying objects appeared on the shores of Manzanillo one day before the entrance to the powerful hurricane Patricia , considered by scientists as one of the most destructive phenomena in the history of mankind. In a video they are grouped that were recorded on 21 October 2015 with a cell , by neighboring port .