MUFON UFO Sighting Statistics for January 2017

 

Sightings by Country

UNITED STATES 404
UNITED KINGDOM 53
CANADA 45
AUSTRALIA 13
GERMANY 8
BRAZIL 7
MEXICO 6
NEW ZEALAND 5
IRAN 4
SPAIN 3
COLOMBIA 2
MALAYSIA 2
COSTA RICA 2
PORTUGAL 2
INDIA 2
ICELAND 2
TAIWAN 2
NORWAY 1
HUNGARY 1
BELGIUM 1
SOUTH AFRICA 1
SINGAPORE 1
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO 1
SWITZERLAND 1
AUSTRIA 1
THAILAND 1
PUERTO RICO 1
IRELAND 1
ISRAEL 1
GREECE 1
ECUADOR 1
ITALY 1
ROMANIA 1
CHINA 1
PHILIPPINES 1
TOTAL: 580

Distribution by State

Texas 52
Florida 49
California 39
Pennsylvania 17
New York 17
North Carolina 17
Washington 14
Arizona 13
Michigan 13
New Mexico 10
Tennessee 10
Georgia 9
Colorado 9
Louisiana 8
Ohio 8
Oklahoma 8
Indiana 8
Virginia 7
Minnesota 7
Missouri 7
Nevada 6
Nebraska 5
Oregon 5
Illinois 5
New Jersey 5
South Carolina 5
Maryland 4
Wisconsin 4
Connecticut 4
Kansas 4
Kentucky 4
New Hampshire 3
Arkansas 3
West Virginia 3
Iowa 3
Mississippi 3
District of Columbia 3
Maine 2
Idaho 2
Massachusetts 2
Alabama 1
Alaska 1
Hawaii 1
Vermont 1
Rhode Island 1
South Dakota 1
North Dakota 1

Reported UFO Shape

Sphere 104
Disc 55
Star-like 55
Triangle 54
N/A 49
Circle 43
Unknown 36
Other 29
Cylinder 22
Oval 18
Egg 18
Square/Rectangular 17
Fireball 16
Cigar 13
Diamond 11
Saturn-like 9
Blimp 6
Boomerang 6
Bullet/Missile 5
Teardrop 5
Chevron 4
Flash 4
Cone 1

 

Distance from Witness
< 100 ft 88
101-500 ft 85
501 ft - 1 Mile 98
Over 1 Mile 152
Unknown 192
NO VALUE 27


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