March 2015 UFO Statistical MUFON Report

In March 2015 there were 684 sightings reported to MUFON.

Noted there were 33 Landings, Hovering, or Takeoffs reported and 0 Entities observed.

Country Number of Reports
UNITED STATES 547
UNITED KINGDOM 36
CANADA 30
AUSTRALIA 13
INDIA 7
SWEDEN 6
MEXICO 5
PUERTO RICO 4
FRANCE 3
ARGENTINA 3
PORTUGAL 3
IRELAND 2
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 2
MALAYSIA 2
GERMANY 2
BRAZIL 2
PERU 2
QATAR 1
ECUADOR 1
COSTA RICA 1
PAKISTAN 1
ANGOLA 1
IRAQ 1
HONG KONG 1
KUWAIT 1
ITALY 1
MONACO 1
POLAND 1
NIGERIA 1
EL SALVADOR 1
BANGLADESH 1
NETHERLANDS 1
   TOTAL: 684

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

State Number of Reports
California 78
Florida 42
Texas 35
Illinois 27
Pennsylvania 24
Michigan 22
Arizona 19
Missouri 19
North Carolina 19
Washington 18
New York 17
Ohio 15
Oregon 13
Wisconsin 13
Alabama 12
Indiana 11
Virginia 11
Colorado 11
New Mexico 9
New Jersey 8
Kentucky 8
Georgia 8
Louisiana 8
Tennessee 8
Massachusetts 7
South Carolina 7
Nevada 6
Connecticut 6
Kansas 6
Nebraska 5
Maryland 5
Arkansas 5
Minnesota 5
Montana 5
Idaho 4
Utah 4
Mississippi 4
District of Columbia 3
Oklahoma 3
New Hampshire 3
Iowa 3
South Dakota 3
West Virginia 2
Hawaii 1
Maine 1
Vermont 1
Rhode Island 1
North Dakota 1
Wyoming 1
Shape of Object Number of Reports
Sphere 142
Triangle 74
Other 64
Circle 63
Star-like 54
Unknown 45
Disc 44
Oval 40
Square/Rectangular 25
Fireball 21
N/A 17
Cylinder 17
Boomerang 14
Diamond 11
Cigar 8
Flash 8
Chevron 7
Egg 7
Bullet/Missile 7
Saturn-like 5
Blimp 4
Cone 3
Cross 3
Teardrop 1
Distance from Witness Number of Reports
< 100 ft 123
101-500 ft 100
501 ft – 1 Mile 149
Over 1 Mile 158
Unknown 199
NO VALUE 23

 

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.

To review the MUFON data yourself go to www.mufon.com and click on “UFO Case Files” to 1.) Easily look at the Last 20 Sightings, or 2.) Do a customized search of the CMS database by date and/or location, or 3.) Logon to CMS for even more detailed UFO sighting information about your State and the World.

I hope you are enjoying our new internet based Sighting and Reporting System.

taddmufon@gmail.com

 

Monthly Statistical MUFON Report – for January 2015:

CMS continues to amass sighting reports from around the globe. In January 2015 there were 721 sightings reported to MUFON through CMS from the following countries;

Country Number of Reports
UNITED STATES 575
CANADA 41
UNITED KINGDOM 35
MEXICO 7
BRAZIL 6
PORTUGAL 6
AUSTRALIA 5
NEW ZEALAND 4
FRANCE 3
PUERTO RICO 2
INDIA 2
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO 2
KUWAIT 2
CHILE 2
GERMANY 2
INDONESIA 2
ITALY 2
GUATEMALA 1
ALBANIA 1
SWEDEN 1
BOLIVIA 1
ISRAEL 1
ALGERIA 1
CROATIA 1
MALTA 1
URUGUAY 1
GREECE 1
KENYA 1
SPAIN 1
UKRAINE 1
JORDAN 1
SLOVENIA 1
BANGLADESH 1
CHINA 1
COLOMBIA 1
COSTA RICA 1
PERU 1
SWITZERLAND 1
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 1
BAHAMAS 1
TOTAL: 721
Within the United States the distribution by State was as follows;

State Number of Reports
California 90
Florida 51
Texas 37
Pennsylvania 29
Arizona 28
New York 22
Oregon 20
Illinois 20
Missouri 18
New Jersey 15
Ohio 14
New Mexico 14
North Carolina 14
Georgia 13
Tennessee 12
Washington 12
Michigan 11
Maryland 10
Utah 10
Colorado 9
Wisconsin 9
Alabama 8
Massachusetts 8
Mississippi 8
South Carolina 8
Indiana 7
Louisiana 6
Idaho 6
Minnesota 6
Maine 5
Nevada 5
Oklahoma 5
Virginia 5
Connecticut 5
West Virginia 5
Kansas 4
Delaware 4
New Hampshire 3
Kentucky 3
Montana 2
Wyoming 2
Alaska 2
Arkansas 2
Rhode Island 2
North Dakota 1
Nebraska 1
District of Columbia 1
Hawaii 1
Vermont 1
South Dakota 1

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

Shape of Object Number of Reports
Sphere 135
Triangle 87
Star-like 71
Circle 66
Disc 59
Unknown 53
Other 48
Fireball 34
Oval 31
Cylinder 21
Boomerang 17
N/A 16
Square/Rectangular 15
Cigar 13
Blimp 11
Diamond 9
Chevron 8
Flash 8
Egg 7
Saturn-like 4
Teardrop 4
Cone 3
Bullet/Missile 1
as well as the distance from the observer;

Distance from Witness Number of Reports
< 100 ft 102
101-500 ft 101
501 ft – 1 Mile 152
Over 1 Mile 168
Unknown 237
NO VALUE 25
Most impressively there were 26 Landings, Hovering, or Takeoffs reported and 0 Entities observed.

To review the CMS data yourself go to www.mufon.com and click on “UFO Case Files” to 1.) Easily look at the Last 20 Sightings, or 2.) Do a customized search of the CMS database by date and/or location, or 3.) Logon to CMS for even more detailed UFO sighting information about your State and the World.

I hope you are enjoying our new internet based Sighting and Reporting System. For questions regarding its use please refer to the User Guide available on your CMS main menu screen. Please send your questions and/or suggestions to Tadd Buffington at taddmufon@gmail.com