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World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 1 December 2020

Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 Dec 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Dec 2020

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 3 quakes 5.0+, 27 quakes 4.0+, 118 quakes 3.0+, 274 quakes 2.0+ (424 total)
Global seismic activity level on 1 December 2020: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 118 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 274 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.5 x 1014 joules (97.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 83958 tons of TNT or 5.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Dec 2020):

#1: 6.4 quake Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Nikolski, Alaska, USA, 1 Dec 7.22 am (GMT -9)
#2: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean 2 Dec 6.52 am (GMT +10)
#3: 5.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 291 mi south of Saint Paul, Alaska, USA, 1 Dec 6.35 am (GMT -10)
#4: 5.1 quake Esmeralda County, 16 mi south of Mina, Nevada, USA, 1 Dec 3.32 pm (GMT -8)
#5: 5.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 1 Dec 3.39 pm (GMT -2)
#6: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 462 km east of Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan, 1 December 17:11 UTC
#7: 4.8 quake Banda Sea, 265 km southeast of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia, 1 Dec 5.42 pm (GMT +9)
#8: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, 174 km northwest of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga, 2 Dec 10.07 am (GMT +13)
#9: 4.6 quake Molucca Sea, 104 km north of Tobelo, Kabupaten Halmahera Utara, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, 1 Dec 11.09 pm (GMT +9)
#10: 4.6 quake 56 km southeast of Sumbawa Besar, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 2 Dec 2.33 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.9 quake 19 km north of Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India, 1 Dec 9.41 am (GMT +5:30) - 18 reports
#2: 2.1 quake 7.4 km south of Hechingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 1 Dec 2.59 am (GMT +1) - 17 reports
#3: 3.1 quake Freiburg Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 18 km northeast of Riehen (Basel-City, Switzerland), 1 Dec 7.05 pm (GMT +1) - 13 reports
#4: 3.8 quake 11 mi southwest of Fernley, Lyon County, Nevada, USA, 1 Dec 3.10 pm (GMT -8) - 12 reports
#5: 5.1 quake Esmeralda County, 16 mi south of Mina, Nevada, USA, 1 Dec 3.32 pm (GMT -8) - 10 reports
#6: 3.5 quake Aegean Sea, 7 km north of Samos, North Aegean, Greece, 1 Dec 9.20 pm (GMT +2) - 10 reports
#7: 4.3 quake 15 mi south of Mina, Nevada, USA, 1 Dec 3.47 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#8: 6.4 quake Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Nikolski, Alaska, USA, 1 Dec 7.22 am (GMT -9) - 3 reports
#9: 2.7 quake 12 km southwest of Niwāri, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India, 2 Dec 4.05 am (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports
#10: 2.2 quake 0.8 mi east of Parkersburg, Illinois, USA, 1 December 06:27 UTC - 2 reports
#11: 5.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 291 mi south of Saint Paul, Alaska, USA, 1 Dec 6.35 am (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#12: 3.0 quake 7 km southwest of Kocadere, Yalova, Turkey, 1 Dec 7.22 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#13: 2.3 quake Snohomish County, 3.8 mi southeast of Oso, Washington, USA, 30 Nov 9.29 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
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Previous news
Tue, 1 Dec 2020, 23:53
3.2 quake 1 Dec 3:33 pm (GMT -8)
A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported early afternoon near Searles Valley, California. ... read all
Tue, 1 Dec 2020, 23:52
5.2 quake 1 Dec 3:32 pm (GMT -8)
Just 9 minutes ago, a 5.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Mina, Nevada. The tremor was recorded early afternoon on Tuesday 1 December 2020 at 3.32 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 6.3 miles below the surface. ... read all
Tue, 1 Dec 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Dec 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Eldey (1 quake mag 3.5), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.3-1.7) ... read all
Tue, 1 Dec 2020, 23:30
3.5 quake 1 Dec 3:10 pm (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 occurred only 7 minutes ago 11 miles southwest of Fernley, Nevada, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. ... read all
Tue, 1 Dec 2020, 21:27
5.1 quake 5.1  TONGA 2 Dec 10.07 am (GMT +13)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred in the morning on Wednesday 2 December 2020 at 10.07 am local time near Pangai, Tonga, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). ... read all

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