There are many people across the world who report having encounters with extraterrestrial beings. Based on the many alleged alien encounters that have surfaced over the decades, there have been five different types of encounters accepted in the UFO and alien research community.
Types of encounters
- Close encounter of the first kind - involves seeing lights from a UFO in the sky.
- Close encounter of the second kind - involves seeing a UFO up close and/or finding evidence of the spacecraft left behind.
- Close encounter of the third kind - involves actually seeing alien beings in person.
- Close encounter of the fourth kind - involves being abducted by aliens and/or being probed.
- Close encounter of the fifth kind - involves aliens communicating directly with a human being, whether under the circumstances of an abduction or experimentation by the aliens.