Monthly Stats

Monthly Stats

COMUFON Case Management System (CMS) Ranking: 100%

Monthly Statistical MUFON Report - for July 2018:


In July 2018 there were 757 sightings reported to MUFON from the following countries;


Country

Number of Reports

UNITED STATES 497
UNITED KINGDOM 78
CANADA 62
FRANCE 24
BRAZIL 8
GERMANY 7
AUSTRALIA 7
PORTUGAL 6
SPAIN 4
INDIA 3
IRELAND 3
POLAND 3
NETHERLANDS 3
GREECE 3
ITALY 3
CYPRUS 2
CUBA 2
HONDURAS 2
PERU 2
PUERTO RICO 2
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO 2
DENMARK 2
COLOMBIA 2
VENEZUELA 2
PANAMA 1
MALDIVES 1
HUNGARY 1
TUNISIA 1
THAILAND 1
TURKEY 1
KYRGYZSTAN 1
LITHUANIA 1
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 1
WALLIS AND FUTUNA 1
ARGENTINA 1
GUAM 1
NEW ZEALAND 1
NORWAY 1
LATVIA 1
BULGARIA 1
CZECH REPUBLIC 1
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 1
PAKISTAN 1
ICELAND 1
BELARUS 1
LEBANON 1
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 1
SOUTH AFRICA 1
KOREA, (North) 1
FINLAND 1
CROATIA 1
NEPAL 1
   TOTAL: 757

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


State

Number of Reports

California 59
Florida 34
Washington 29
Texas 27
Oregon 23
New York 23
Pennsylvania 22
Michigan 21
Ohio 17
Missouri 15
Kentucky 14
Nevada 13
Arizona 13
New Jersey 13
Virginia 12
Wisconsin 12
Georgia 10
Idaho 10
North Carolina 9
Illinois 9
Indiana 9
New Mexico 9
Colorado 9
Maine 8
Minnesota 8
Utah 7
Alabama 7
Tennessee 7
Oklahoma 6
Massachusetts 5
Kansas 4
Louisiana 4
Hawaii 4
New Hampshire 4
South Carolina 3
Mississippi 2
North Dakota 2
Montana 2
Maryland 2
Arkansas 2
West Virginia 2
Iowa 2
Wyoming 2
Connecticut 1
Vermont 1

Other interesting data points in CMS during July 2018 are the shape of the UFOs reported which were as follows;


Shape of Object

Number of Reports

Sphere 141
Star-like 64
Circle 62
Triangle 59
N/A 55
Other 55
Disc 54
Unknown 44
Cylinder 38
Fireball 25
Cigar 19
Egg 18
Saturn-like 15
Oval 15
Diamond 14
Square/Rectangular 13
Flash 11
Teardrop 10
Cone 10
Boomerang 9
Bullet/Missile 7
Blimp 6
Cross 5
Chevron 5
Dumbbell 3

as well as the distance from the observer;


Distance from Witness

Number of Reports

< 100 ft 96
101-500 ft 95
501 ft - 1 Mile 161
Over 1 Mile 179
Unknown 278
NO VALUE 22

Most impressively there were 22 Landings, Hovering, or Takeoffs reported and 0 Entities observed.