Major increase in UFO sightings in 2010 but just one in Donegal

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There were 61 reported sightings of UFO's in Ireland this year, only one of those came from Donegal.

The UFO research association of Ireland revealed that sightings were up 75% on 2010.

There were a further three reported UFO sightings in Sligo.

While many believe airborne Chinese lanterns or balls of lighting are responsible, space experts say some cannot be explained by natural events.