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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 9 January 2021

Sun, 10 Jan 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2021

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 26 quakes 4.0+, 98 quakes 3.0+, 228 quakes 2.0+ (357 total)
Global seismic activity level on 9 January 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 98 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 228 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.2 x 1013 joules (11.7 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10078 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (9 Jan 2021):

#1: 5.6 quake Coral Sea, 7.4 km west of Santa Anna Island, Solomon Islands, 10 Jan 10:01 am (GMT +11)
#2: 5.3 quake Coral Sea, 37 km east of Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, 9 Jan 12:39 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, 322 km east of Suva, Central, Fiji, 9 Jan 9:23 pm (GMT +13)
#4: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean 10 Jan 4:12 am (GMT +13)
#5: 5.0 quake Banda Sea, 2508 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, 9 Jan 9:28 pm (GMT +9)
#6: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 349 km northeast of Tokio, Tokyo, Japan, 9 Jan 3:36 pm (GMT +10)
#7: 4.8 quake Philippines Sea, 34 km east of Yilan, Taiwan, 9 Jan 7:35 pm (GMT +8)
#8: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, Micronesia, 10 Jan 1:00 am (GMT +10)
#9: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 14 km northeast of Wellington, Wellington City, New Zealand, 9 Jan 2:45 pm (GMT +13)
#10: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southwest of Cayacalito, Petatlan, Guerrero, Mexico, 8 Jan 8:33 pm (GMT -7)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.5 quake 1.3 km west of Petkovac, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 9 Jan 10:29 pm (GMT +1) - 782 reports
#2: 4.4 quake 26 km west of Kyelang, Lahul and Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, India, 9 Jan 8:21 pm (GMT +5:30) - 47 reports
#3: 3.4 quake 4 km northwest of Tous, Valencia, Spain, 9 Jan 2:36 pm (GMT +1) - 9 reports
#4: 4.8 quake Philippines Sea, 34 km east of Yilan, Taiwan, 9 Jan 7:35 pm (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#5: 3.8 quake Western Mediterranean, 29 km north of Tipasa, Tipaza, Algeria, 9 Jan 5:39 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#6: 2.6 quake 4.1 km south of Stockach, Freiburg Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 9 Jan 10:30 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#7: 3.8 quake 16 km west of Haines Junction, Yukon, Canada, 9 Jan 7:57 am (GMT -7) - 3 reports
#8: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southwest of Cayacalito, Petatlan, Guerrero, Mexico, 8 Jan 8:33 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#9: 2.0 quake Sisak-Moslavina, 3.2 km southeast of Donji Hruševec, Kravarsko, Zagreb County, Croatia, 9 Jan 4:18 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#10: 5.0 quake Banda Sea, 2508 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, 9 Jan 9:28 pm (GMT +9) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news
Sat, 9 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  9 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Coatepeque (1 quake mag 2.6), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.4), Griggs (1 quake mag 1.1) ... read all
Sat, 9 Jan 2021, 23:21
5.6 quake 10 Jan 10:01 am (GMT +11)
Just 17 minutes ago, a 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Solomon Islands. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Sunday 10 January 2021 at 10:01 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. ... read all

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