The United States now has at least 8,736 cases of the coronavirus and 149 deaths, according to state and local health authorities and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
70 cases are repatriated citizens, like those evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship or from China.
8,666 cases were detected and tested in the US through public health systems. These cases are spread out across all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories.
New York is by far the worst hit state, with more than 2,900 cases.
Washington is next, with 1,187 cases.
California follows with 690 cases.