Monthly Statistical MUFON Report – for February 2015:

MUFON continues to amass sighting reports from around the globe. In February 2015 there were 607 sightings reported to MUFON from the following countries;

Country Number of Reports
UNITED STATES 478
CANADA 30
UNITED KINGDOM 21
INDIA 9
AUSTRALIA 8
URUGUAY 8
BRAZIL 7
MEXICO 5
SOUTH AFRICA 3
GERMANY 2
PORTUGAL 2
NEW ZEALAND 2
SPAIN 2
POLAND 2
ARGENTINA 2
NICARAGUA 2
CUBA 1
ROMANIA 1
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF 1
SWEDEN 1
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 1
PUERTO RICO 1
SWITZERLAND 1
GUATEMALA 1
AUSTRIA 1
SLOVAKIA 1
COLOMBIA 1
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 1
ARUBA 1
PHILIPPINES 1
UKRAINE 1
NETHERLANDS 1
JAMAICA 1
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 1
INDONESIA 1
FRANCE 1
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 1
CHILE 1
SRI LANKA 1
ITALY 1
   TOTAL: 607

Within the United States the distribution by State was as follows;

State Number of Reports
California 84
Florida 34
Texas 26
Pennsylvania 22
New Jersey 18
Michigan 17
Ohio 16
Colorado 16
Georgia 15
Arizona 15
Washington 14
Missouri 14
New York 13
North Carolina 13
Oregon 11
New Mexico 10
Nevada 9
Utah 9
Illinois 9
Tennessee 9
Kentucky 8
Oklahoma 7
Indiana 7
Maryland 6
Rhode Island 6
Kansas 6
West Virginia 6
Nebraska 5
Minnesota 5
Alabama 4
Massachusetts 4
Wisconsin 4
Louisiana 4
Maine 3
Alaska 3
Idaho 3
Mississippi 3
South Carolina 3
Connecticut 3
Arkansas 2
Virginia 2
Montana 2
Wyoming 2
District of Columbia 1
New Hampshire 1
Vermont 1
Iowa 1
South Dakota 1
North Dakota 1

Other interesting data points during February 2015 are the shape of the UFOs reported which were as follows;

Shape of Object Number of Reports
Sphere 117
Star-like 56
Triangle 55
Disc 55
Other 51
Circle 49
Unknown 47
Fireball 24
N/A 19
Cylinder 19
Oval 18
Square/Rectangular 17
Diamond 14
Cigar 10
Boomerang 10
Egg 9
Flash 7
Blimp 6
Chevron 6
Bullet/Missile 6
Teardrop 6
Cone 2
Saturn-like 2
Cross 1

as well as the distance from the observer;

Distance from Witness Number of Reports
< 100 ft 85
101-500 ft 89
501 ft – 1 Mile 120
Over 1 Mile 161
Unknown 181
NO VALUE 23

Most impressively there were 16 Landings, Hovering, or Takeoffs reported and 0 Entities observed.

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