By the California-Nevada border, in Lake Tahoe a monolith was found on Wednesday December 9th. This was discovered by Michael Murphy, who also photograph the monolith.
The monolith appears to have been a prank and only stood long enough for the photos taken by David Muther, the prankster
An artisan welder named Ludovic Liaigre, revealed himself to be the creator of the Monolith in Deux-Sèvres, France.
In 2020, it's a special year, it's tough. The world of culture is there, alive. For me it is above all a cultural symbol.
~ Ludovic Liaigre (Monolith creator)
This mysterious monolith has been found among the scrap metal of a company in Leewarden, called Van der Meulen Metaal, a scrap factory. Nobody there knows how it got there, but camera images showed a huge flash of light just before it appeared...,
It looks like fan-shaped edited, matte and a silber coloured surface.
Unfortunately no information about the mono in its entirety.
This is a highly suspected publicity stunt of the company, and classified as a known origin, however the company has not taken credit.
A New Monolith was discovered in Glastonbury with lettering citing that it was not installed by Banksy, despite having Banksy-inspired on the monolith.
The monolith was also reportedly toppled the same day that it was discovered.
This monolith has been built by the YouTubes Zac and Jay. The corresponding video has been uploaded on their channel 'The Zac and Jay Show' on 19.12.2020.
Vancouver's monolith brings something new to the party... music. This 10 foot tall, 2 feet wide monolith can be found right outside of the Vancouver Hack Space. This one is most likely a knockoff created by the Hack Space as tribute to all things sci-fi, as it will sometimes play the theme song to "2001: A Space Odyssey" and emit a variety of science fiction sounds effects.
In the Southwest of France, in Toulouse, France on Pech-David hill a monolith appeared for a single day on Wednesday before disappearing. The monolith had an engraved inscription that read: 12 - 13/06 43°34'22.7″ N 1°22'46.3″ E.
It was an advertisement for the Bricks music festival.
This monolith spotted by @Ramy1963 is only known to have stood for a day, and after that we do not know how log it stood for before it was destroyed.
Appearing in West Michigan, Wednesday morning. This one is reportedly less shinny than others. A witness saw a utility truck, and bobcat tractor installing the monolith. It's located on 36th Street and Broadmoor Avenue in Kentwood, Michigan.
At an unknown location within Morocco, in a building in construction site, there is a monolith ...with a very interesting texture on it, simply appeared.
Upon investigation, it was determined that the structure was installed by the chemicals and logistics company "Top Negoce" as part of a communication campaign for its new robot "Aya", made in partnership with a Silicon Valley company, and that the robot in question is reportedly trapped inside the structure.
A monolith of unknown origin was found in Kyrönniemi in Savonlinna, Finland on Thursday, December 10th. The monolith is at estimated 2.5 meters tall, mounted in bedrock, and reported to be mystical. It was reportedly toppled over on Sunday, December 20th, then vanished the next day.
A monolith was found atop the historic Castle Hill in Kyiv, Ukraine. It is unknown who installed this monolith, with Facebook users joking that Elon Musk is behind it. Ukrainian commentators have joked that while not for aliens, the monoliths might be used for “healing covid”, “a base station for 5G”, and scrap metal for gypsies.
A monolith engraved with four coordinates was discovered in Adelaide. The monolith was sighted near the Seaford Train bridge in Noarlunga in Adelaide's southern suburbs at 6pm on Thursday.
The coordinates at this time, they reportedly point to:
- The first coordinates point at Trump Tower in New York
- The second Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park on top of Ayres Rock
- The third to an uninhabited island in the Northern Mariana Islands
- The fourth to the Sphinx in Egypt
Additionally, on the monolith was some binary data. When converted this says "HELP US EXCAPE". The binary is as follows:
Not all monoliths are built the same, and now not all monoliths are placed in particularly beautiful locations. A second monolith was found in Ukraine, but this time in the middle of the Makukhiv landfill near Poltava. This one is mostly likely a knockoff, but with good intentions in mind. The Facebook user who originally posted about the monolith hopes that it will attract attention to the devastating amount of human waste that is hurting people, animals, and the environment.
Two monoliths appeared in Poland in the same day. The one in Kielce is 2.5-3 meters tall, and the other is on the Vistula river. The Kielce monolith is made of steel, with a brushed brushed metal texture. It is currently unknown who placed the monolith.
On Friday, Dec 11 2020 it was examined by scientists from the Kielce University of Technology / Świętokrzyska Polytechnic. Professor Jerzy Piotrowski examined/analysed the monolith, and reported:
"It's a three-dimensional construction made from sheet steel, reinforced from within. The sheet steel appears to be of very good presentation [translator infers this to mean of high quality], it is sheet of 0.55 thickness. [Translator's note: units are not given, presumably either 0.55mm or 0.55cm.] It has good durability and hardness. By its appearance, I would judge it to resemble sheet steel that is usually manufactured for trade. As produced by a normal steelworks. It cannot be categorically established who manufactured it,"
On December 10, 2020, in the heart of the Jerusalem hills in Prlekija a monolith was discovered. In the center of Zagorje ob Savi Slovenia this monolith stood for a single day before disappearing like so many monoliths before it.
On Thursday morning, hikers discovered a new monolith in Kanne, which is part of the municipality of Riemst, Limburg. Standing at around 1 metre 80 according to various media, it is smaller than other monoliths being discovered across the world.
On Dec 10, a monolith appeared in the snow near Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany. It is unclear how the monolith got there, or if any humans were involved. The community in the area announced that they had no knowledge about it.
"A few days ago a new monolith has stood out among the vineyards of Baron Longo, in Egna. At the foot of Castelfeder, in one of the oldest wine-growing areas in Italy, a monolith similar to those reported in other parts of the world appeared"
This is Britain's fourth monolith. It appeared at Merry Maiden's Circle, one of Britain's most ancient stone circles. The monolith was found at sunset on Friday December 11.
Tall, flat, well made and probably steel. Has Morse code message engraved on the side.
The monolith was demolished by visitors and uniformed men who were on the site. This decision was taken due to the fear caused by the presence of this monolith in the inhabitants of the city.
A plain, grey monolith appeared on the playground of the Mandeville Primary School in St. Albans, UK on Friday, December 11th. The children were instructed to stay away from the structure while the police performed forensic investigations on the monolith at 10 am local time. It is suspected that the monolith was placed there as a writing prompt for the students in the school, but this has yet to be confirmed.
A 8-foot-high monolith appeared and was quickly removed at Torrance Beach, in proximity to Los Angeles. The monolith was removed by the Department of Beaches and Harbors after it was discovered.