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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 11 January 2021

Tue, 12 Jan 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 10 quakes 5.0+, 40 quakes 4.0+, 101 quakes 3.0+, 250 quakes 2.0+ (402 total)
Global seismic activity level on 11 January 2021: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 10 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 40 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 101 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 250 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.1 x 1015 joules (294 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 15.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (11 Jan 2021):

#1: 6.8 quake 36 km south of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 5:32 am (GMT +8)
#2: 5.5 quake Flores Sea, 58 km southwest of Pulau Tanahjampea Island, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, 11 Jan 2021 9:20 am (GMT +8)
#3: 5.4 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 63 km west of Ribeira Grande, Castelo Branco, Açores, Portugal, 11 Jan 2021 11:47 am (GMT -1)
#4: 5.2 quake South Atlantic Ocean 11 Jan 2021 6:44 pm (GMT -1)
#5: 5.2 quake 23 km southwest of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 5:52 am (GMT +8)
#6: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean 11 Jan 2021 3:45 pm (GMT +11)
#7: 5.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 50 mi southeast of Tigalda Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, 10 Jan 2021 10:19 pm (GMT -9)
#8: 5.1 quake 9.2 km north of Doda, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 11 Jan 2021 7:32 pm (GMT +5:30)
#9: 5.0 quake Makassar Strait, 28 km northwest of Pulau Lingayan Island, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, 11 Jan 2021 9:57 am (GMT +8)
#10: 5.0 quake 44 km southwest of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 6:02 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 6.8 quake 36 km south of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 5:32 am (GMT +8) - 513 reports
#2: 5.1 quake 9.2 km north of Doda, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 11 Jan 2021 7:32 pm (GMT +5:30) - 54 reports
#3: 3.1 quake 1 km south of Gora, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 11 Jan 2021 1:47 pm (GMT +1) - 24 reports
#4: 5.0 quake 44 km southwest of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 6:02 am (GMT +8) - 20 reports
#5: 3.3 quake 1.8 km southeast of Donja Bačuga, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 11 Jan 2021 9:35 am (GMT +1) - 14 reports
#6: 5.4 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 63 km west of Ribeira Grande, Castelo Branco, Açores, Portugal, 11 Jan 2021 11:47 am (GMT -1) - 12 reports
#7: 5.0 quake 18 km southwest of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 7:02 am (GMT +8) - 8 reports
#8: 5.2 quake 23 km southwest of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 5:52 am (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#9: 5.5 quake Flores Sea, 58 km southwest of Pulau Tanahjampea Island, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, 11 Jan 2021 9:20 am (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#10: 2.8 quake Pokupsko, 24 km east of Donja Kupčina, Pisarovina, Zagreb County, Croatia, 11 Jan 2021 9:35 am (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#11: 4.8 quake 21 km west of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 7:02 am (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#12: 4.4 quake 59 km south of Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, 12 Jan 2021 6:44 am (GMT +8) - 4 reports
#13: 2.9 quake 1.4 km west of Donja Budičina, Grad Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 11 Jan 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#14: 2.6 quake 0.4 km northeast of Velika Solina, Grad Glina, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 11 Jan 2021 2:49 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#15: 4.1 quake 23 km north of Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 11 Jan 2021 7:29 pm (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports
#16: 3.2 quake Aegean Sea, 1.9 km east of Nisida Strongylo Island, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, 11 Jan 2021 6:47 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#17: 4.4 quake 52 km northwest of Torbat-e Jām, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, 11 Jan 2021 10:57 pm (GMT +3:30) - 2 reports
#18: 2.7 quake 5.2 km east of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 11 Jan 2021 11:37 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#19: 3.4 quake Barina Barrio, 3.4 km south of Yauco, Yauco Barrio-Pueblo, Puerto Rico, 11 Jan 2021 5:48 am (GMT -4) - 2 reports
#20: 2.3 quake San Bernardino County, 7.3 mi east of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 11 Jan 2021 2:12 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#21: 2.1 quake Inyo County, 29 mi north of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 11 Jan 2021 2:16 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
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time
Previous news
Mon, 11 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 11 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8) ... read all
Mon, 11 Jan 2021, 21:52
6.6 quake 12 Jan 5:33 am (GMT +8)
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake near Turt, Khankh, Hövsgöl Aymag, Mongolia, was reported only 12 minutes ago by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Tuesday 12 January 2021 at 5:33 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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