The MUTUAL UFO Network (MUFON) received a total of 785 UFO reports for the month of July (an increase of 33% over June’s reports) where 593 originated in the U.S., according to statistics released August 1, 2017.
The U.S. was the top reporting country at 593 (a whopping increase of 40% over June’s reports); with Canada at 69 and United Kingdom at 36.
The three leading report states in July were California, 64 reports; Florida, 36; and New York, 31. Other states with 10 or more reports include: Texas, 30; Pennsylvania, 29; Arizona, 26; Ohio and Washington, 24; Michigan, 23; Missouri and New Jersey, 21; Oregon, 20; Illinois and Colorado, 14; Virginia, 13; Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, and Minnesota, 12; and Georgia and Tennessee with 10.
The Sphere remains the most-reported UFO shape at 141 cases. A Circle shape was the second-most reported at 63. A Star-like shape with 61 and a Triangle, 55. Cases where the object was less than 500 feet was 183, and 90 reports include testimony where the object was less than 100 feet.
Most impressively, there were 13 reports of UFOs landing, hovering or taking off. No entity reports were received.
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