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MUFON (Mutual UFO Network) today released UFO sighting statistics for the month of December 2015.  According to MUFON, the United States leads the world in UFO sightings with sphere-shaped objects being the most commonly reported shape.

MUFON is the oldest and largest UFO Research organization in the world and utilizing proven, scientific analysis of sighting reports submitted to them, leads the effort to solve the UFO mystery once and for all.

 

STATISTICS REPORT

Sightings by Country

Country

Number of Reports

UNITED STATES496
CANADA31
UNITED KINGDOM19
INDIA6
BRAZIL6
AUSTRALIA6
GERMANY5
SOUTH AFRICA4
MALAYSIA3
FRANCE3
SWITZERLAND3
SPAIN3
MEXICO2
NEW ZEALAND2
URUGUAY2
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES2
COSTA RICA1
FINLAND1
NETHERLANDS1
PUERTO RICO1
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC1
PERU1
EL SALVADOR1
LITHUANIA1
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF1
TURKEY1
DENMARK1
ARUBA1
PORTUGAL1
HAITI1
THAILAND1
VENEZUELA1
PHILIPPINES1
TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA1
NORWAY1
   TOTAL:612

Distribution by State

State

Number of Reports

California90
Florida29
Texas28
Michigan25
New York20
Pennsylvania18
Tennessee18
Arizona15
Ohio14
New Jersey14
Missouri14
North Carolina14
Washington11
Colorado11
Nevada10
Wisconsin10
Minnesota9
South Carolina9
Kentucky9
Alabama8
Georgia8
Massachusetts8
Louisiana7
Montana7
Idaho7
Virginia7
Indiana7
Oklahoma6
Oregon6
New Mexico6
Utah5
West Virginia5
Connecticut5
Kansas5
Alaska4
Illinois4
Iowa4
Hawaii3
Maryland3
South Dakota3
Nebraska2
Arkansas2
North Dakota1
Maine1
Vermont1
New Hampshire1
Mississippi1
Wyoming1

Reported Object Shape

Shape of Object

Number of Reports

Sphere92
Circle71
Disc66
Triangle61
Other60
Star-like52
Unknown39
Fireball33
Cylinder19
Square/Rectangular18
N/A17
Oval14
Bullet/Missile11
Boomerang11
Cigar10
Diamond9
Blimp7
Flash7
Chevron6
Cone5
Egg5
Saturn-like4
Teardrop4
Cross3

Distance from Witness

Distance from Witness

Number of Reports

< 100 ft117
101-500 ft98
501 ft – 1 Mile128
Over 1 Mile167
Unknown184
NO VALUE20

 

Sources: MUFON
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