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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 4 January 2021

Tue, 5 Jan 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Jan 2021

Summary: 1 quake 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 95 quakes 3.0+, 182 quakes 2.0+ (307 total)
Global seismic activity level on 4 January 2021: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 95 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 182 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.8 x 1013 joules (4.89 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4209 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (4 Jan 2021):

#1: 5.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 423 km south of Puerto Armuelles, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 4 Jan 5:46 pm (GMT -6)
#2: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 4 Jan 10:16 am (GMT -2)
#3: 4.9 quake North Atlantic Ocean 4 Jan 5:54 am (GMT -3)
#4: 4.6 quake 64 km west of Villa Yapacani, Ichilo, Departamento de Santa Cruz, Bolivia, 4 Jan 3:44 pm (GMT -4)
#5: 4.6 quake Iceland Sea, 248 km north of Akureyri, Akureyrarkaupstaður, Northeast, Iceland, 4 Jan 8:37 am (GMT +0)
#6: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean 5 Jan 12:02 pm (GMT +13)
#7: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Jan 7:26 am (GMT +13)
#8: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 147 km west of Valdivia, Provincia de Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 4 Jan 10:06 am (GMT -5)
#9: 4.5 quake 0.9 km south of Novo Selište, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 7:49 am (GMT +1)
#10: 4.4 quake Norwegian Sea 4 Jan 2:38 pm (GMT +0)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.5 quake 0.9 km south of Novo Selište, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 7:49 am (GMT +1) - 709 reports
#2: 3.7 quake 3 km west of Sisak, Grad Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 4:20 am (GMT +1) - 65 reports
#3: 3.6 quake 1.9 km south of Vlahović, Grad Glina, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 7:28 pm (GMT +1) - 44 reports
#4: 3.5 quake Western Mediterranean, 10 km north of Île Agueli Island, Boumerdes, Algeria, 4 January 2021 05:16 UTC - 37 reports
#5: 2.9 quake 9.2 km northwest of Gora, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 2:08 am (GMT +1) - 19 reports
#6: 3.5 quake 1.2 km east of Vlahović, Grad Glina, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 9:23 am (GMT +1) - 19 reports
#7: 3.1 quake Bon Homme County, 26 mi northwest of Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA, 4 Jan 8:55 am (GMT -6) - 15 reports
#8: 2.4 quake 5.6 km west of Katikati, Western Bay of Plenty District, New Zealand, 5 Jan 7:28 am (GMT +13) - 10 reports
#9: 2.6 quake Western Bay of Plenty District, 29 km southwest of Tauranga, Tauranga City, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 5 Jan 7:35 am (GMT +13) - 6 reports
#10: 2.3 quake 2.2 mi east of Altadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA, 4 Jan 1:24 am (GMT -8) - 6 reports
#11: 2.1 quake 5.2 km northwest of Mutxamel, Alicante, Valencia, Spain, 4 Jan 2:02 am (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#12: 3.8 quake Caribbean Sea, 6.6 km southwest of Cayo Maria Langa Island, Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, 4 Jan 3:08 pm (GMT -4) - 5 reports
#13: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Jan 7:26 am (GMT +13) - 4 reports
#14: 3.1 quake 6.2 mi northwest of Calipatria, Imperial County, California, USA, 4 Jan 10:04 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#15: 3.5 quake Caribbean Sea, 7.3 km southwest of Cayo Maria Langa Island, Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, 4 Jan 2:58 pm (GMT -4) - 3 reports
#16: 2.2 quake Pokupsko, 2.2 km northwest of Zamršje, Karlovac, Croatia, 4 Jan 8:18 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#17: 4.4 quake Philippines Sea, 19 km west of San Francisco, Quezon, Calabarzon, Philippines, 4 Jan 8:05 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#18: 4.9 quake North Atlantic Ocean 4 Jan 5:54 am (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#19: 2.6 quake 0.5 km northeast of Vrh Letovanićki, Lekenik, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Jan 9:23 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#20: 2.4 quake San Benito County, 15 mi north of Soledad, Monterey County, California, USA, 3 Jan 11:17 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#21: 3.3 quake 14 km southeast of Magapit, Province of Cagayan, Cagayan Valley, Philippines, 4 Jan 10:35 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#22: 3.7 quake Malleco, 10.5 km west of Victoria, Provincia de Malleco, Region de la Araucania, Chile, 3 Jan 10:08 pm (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#23: 3.5 quake 4.4 km east of Sopur, Baramulla, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 4 Jan 10:58 am (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news

Mon, 4 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  4 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Cagua (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.3), Katla (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7) ... read all
Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 21:51
3.0 quake 4 Jan 1:22 pm (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 occurred around noon on Monday 4 January 2021 at 1:22 pm local time near Mosquito Lake, Haines County, Alaska, USA, as reported by the United States Geological Survey (USGS). ... read all
Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 20:06
4.6 quake 4 Jan 3:44 pm (GMT -4)
Just 21 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Villa Yapacani, Ichilo, Departamento de Santa Cruz, Bolivia. The tremor was recorded early afternoon on Monday 4 January 2021 at 3:44 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. ... read all
Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 18:24
4.0 quake 4 Jan 10:04 am (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 occurred only 7 minutes ago 7 miles northwest of Calipatria, California, United States, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. ... read all
Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 15:15
3.1 quake 4 Jan 8:55 am (GMT -6)
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake near Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA, was reported only 16 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 3.1 miles beneath the epicenter in the morning on Monday 4 January 2021 at 8:55 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all

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