Monthly Statistical MUFON Report – for March 2016

Monthly Statistical MUFON Report – for March 2016:

Country Number of Reports
UNITED STATES 428
CANADA 69
UNITED KINGDOM 37
AUSTRALIA 11
INDIA 7
MEXICO 6
ARGENTINA 6
SOUTH AFRICA 5
SPAIN 5
THAILAND 3
FRANCE 3
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 3
GERMANY 3
COLOMBIA 2
SWEDEN 2
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 2
NEW ZEALAND 2
IRELAND 2
BRAZIL 2
PORTUGAL 2
CAMBODIA 1
EGYPT 1
MOROCCO 1
CROATIA 1
VIET NAM 1
GUATEMALA 1
NORWAY 1
PHILIPPINES 1
BAHAMAS 1
HONDURAS 1
MALAYSIA 1
SAUDI ARABIA 1
NETHERLANDS 1
INDONESIA 1
NIGER 1
MYANMAR 1
POLAND 1
AUSTRIA 1
CUBA 1
PERU 1
ROMANIA 1
SWITZERLAND 1
SLOVENIA 1
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S. 1
URUGUAY 1
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 1
DENMARK 1
CHILE 1
   TOTAL: 628

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

State Number of Reports
California 62
Florida 30
Texas 27
New York 20
Pennsylvania 18
Washington 18
Ohio 17
Arizona 16
Michigan 16
Oregon 13
Georgia 12
Nevada 12
Missouri 11
North Carolina 11
Illinois 10
Colorado 10
Maryland 9
Massachusetts 8
Indiana 8
Wisconsin 8
Tennessee 8
Virginia 7
New Mexico 6
Kansas 6
South Carolina 5
Minnesota 5
Louisiana 4
Vermont 4
Alaska 4
New Jersey 4
Iowa 4
Alabama 3
Oklahoma 3
Hawaii 3
Idaho 3
New Hampshire 3
Connecticut 3
Kentucky 3
Nebraska 2
Maine 2
Arkansas 2
West Virginia 2
Montana 2
Utah 2
Rhode Island 1
Wyoming 1
Shape of Object Number of Reports
Sphere 97
Triangle 66
Other 66
Disc 54
Star-like 51
Unknown 49
Circle 39
Square/Rectangular 27
Cylinder 27
N/A 22
Oval 22
Fireball 20
Cigar 18
Flash 12
Boomerang 11
Saturn-like 8
Diamond 8
Bullet/Missile 7
Chevron 6
Blimp 5
Cone 5
Egg 5
Cross 2
Teardrop 1

as well as the distance from the observer;

Distance from Witness Number of Reports
< 100 ft 106
101-500 ft 97
501 ft – 1 Mile 124
Over 1 Mile 155
Unknown 194
NO VALUE 32

Most impressively there were 25 Landings, Hovering, or Takeoffs reported and 0 Entities observed.