The United States reported 195,033 new coronavirus cases and 3,401 deaths on Tuesday, according to Johns Hopkins University.
That's the second-highest number of coronavirus-related deaths in the US reported in a single day and also marks the fifth time since the pandemic began that the country has added more than 3,000 Covid-19 fatalities in a day.
The top five worst days for new deaths are:
- Dec. 16: 3,682
- Dec. 22: 3,401
- Dec. 17: 3,346
- Dec. 11: 3,283
- Dec. 9: 3,064
At least 18,230,242 cases of coronavirus and 322,765 deaths have been reported in the US, according to JHU data.
The totals include cases from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases.
At least 4,624,325 vaccine doses have been distributed and at least 614,117 doses of the vaccine have been administered, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CNN is tracking US cases: