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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 2 January 2021

Sun, 3 Jan 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 3 Jan 2021

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 32 quakes 4.0+, 117 quakes 3.0+, 205 quakes 2.0+ (357 total)
Global seismic activity level on 2 January 2021: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 117 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 205 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.1 x 1013 joules (5.94 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5114 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (2 Jan 2021):

#1: 5.2 quake South Atlantic Ocean, Antarctica, 2 Jan 8:21 pm (GMT -3)
#2: 5.2 quake North Pacific Ocean 3 Jan 5:35 am (GMT +9)
#3: 5.1 quake Solomon Sea, 185 km southeast of Kokopo, Kokopo District, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, 2 Jan 6:34 pm (GMT +10)
#4: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean 2 Jan 10:23 am (GMT +1)
#5: 4.8 quake Banda Sea, 118 km south of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2 Jan 9:59 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 4.7 quake Solomon Sea, 44 km southeast of Lambom Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, 3 Jan 2:36 am (GMT +10)
#7: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 167 km east of Hachijojima Island, Hachijō Shichō, Tokyo, Japan, 2 January 2021 00:45 UTC
#8: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 45 km south of La Gomera, Municipio de La Gomera, Departamento de Escuintla, Guatemala, 1 Jan 6:42 pm (GMT -6)
#9: 4.6 quake 331 km southwest of Jayapura, Nederlands Nieuw-Guinea, Indonesia, 2 Jan 3:33 pm (GMT +9)
#10: 4.5 quake 31 km east of Khorugh, Nohijai Şuƣnon, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan, 2 Jan 6:02 pm (GMT +5)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.2 quake Liège Province, Wallonia, 5.2 km west of Monschau, Cologne District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 2 Jan 7:36 am (GMT +1) - 525 reports
#2: 4.3 quake Monterey County, California, 15 mi northeast of Gonzales, USA, 2 Jan 6:42 am (GMT -8) - 339 reports
#3: 3.3 quake 1.2 km north of Gora, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 2 Jan 7:00 pm (GMT +1) - 198 reports
#4: 3.2 quake San Benito County, 14 mi northeast of Soledad, Monterey County, California, USA, 2 Jan 6:36 am (GMT -8) - 17 reports
#5: 4.5 quake 11 km south of Novokayakent, Kayakentsky District, Dagestan Republic, Russia, 2 Jan 4:05 am (GMT +3) - 10 reports
#6: 2.7 quake 1.7 km west of Volavje, Grad Jastrebarsko, Zagreb County, Croatia, 2 Jan 8:12 am (GMT +1) - 8 reports
#7: 3.7 quake Aegean Sea, 14 km northwest of Karlovasi, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, 2 Jan 4:25 am (GMT +2) - 7 reports
#8: 3.3 quake 14 km north of Pānsemāl, Barwani, Madhya Pradesh, India, 2 Jan 1:24 pm (GMT +5:30) - 6 reports
#9: 4.0 quake Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan, 3 km northeast of Derbent, Dagestan Republic, Russia, 3 Jan 1:07 am (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#10: 2.1 quake 1.4 km southeast of Kozjača, Grad Velika Gorica, Zagreb County, Croatia, 2 Jan 6:35 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#11: 2.3 quake San Benito County, 14 mi northeast of Soledad, Monterey County, California, USA, 2 Jan 11:08 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#12: 2.4 quake San Benito County, 14 mi north of Soledad, Monterey County, California, USA, 2 Jan 8:11 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#13: 2.3 quake 12 km southeast of Roženica, Pokupsko, Zagreb County, Croatia, 2 Jan 3:57 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#14: 3.4 quake 1.7 mi northwest of Keeler, Inyo County, California, USA, 2 Jan 4:10 am (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
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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Previous news
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.7), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Coso (12 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.4) ... read all
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 23:35
4.2 quake 2 Jan 5:15 pm (GMT -6)
A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported in the afternoon near Puerto San José, Municipio de San José, Departamento de Escuintla, Guatemala. ... read all
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 22:40
3.0 quake 2 Jan 1:20 pm (GMT -9)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 occurred only 18 minutes ago 26 miles southeast of Pedro Bay, Alaska, United States, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. ... read all
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 20:51
4.0 quake 2 Jan 11:59 pm (GMT +3:30)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 occurred only 22 minutes ago 98 km east of Mīnāb, Iran, the Iranian Seismological Center (IRSC) reported. ... read all
Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 19:16
3.1 quake 2 Jan 10:56 am (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 occurred only 6 minutes ago 1 miles northwest of Keeler, California, United States, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. ... read all

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