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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 24 January 2021

Mon, 25 Jan 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Jan 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Jan 2021

Summary: 16 quakes 5.0+, 43 quakes 4.0+, 125 quakes 3.0+, 339 quakes 2.0+ (523 total)
Global seismic activity level on 24 January 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 16 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 43 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 125 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 339 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.4 x 1014 joules (37.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 32385 tons of TNT or 2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (24 Jan 2021):

#1: 5.8 quake 42 km east of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, 23 Jan 2021 9:07 pm (GMT -3)
#2: 5.6 quake Tasman Sea, New Zealand, 24 Jan 2021 4:47 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.4 quake 23 km north of Shihezi, Xinjiang, China, 24 Jan 2021 9:42 am (GMT +8)
#4: 5.4 quake 279 km east of Hotan, Xinjiang, China, 24 Jan 2021 4:17 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 5.4 quake South Atlantic Ocean, Antarctica, 24 Jan 2021 8:14 am (GMT -4)
#6: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 24 Jan 2021 1:01 pm (GMT +12)
#7: 5.3 quake Papua, 128 km southwest of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, 25 Jan 2021 3:42 am (GMT +9)
#8: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 23 Jan 2021 6:36 pm (GMT -12)
#9: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 40 km east of Tandag, Philippines, 24 Jan 2021 10:26 pm (GMT +8)
#10: 5.2 quake Antarctica 24 Jan 2021 3:11 pm (GMT -3)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.8 quake 42 km east of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, 23 Jan 2021 9:07 pm (GMT -3) - 154 reports
#2: 4.9 quake 23 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 8:12 am (GMT +13) - 72 reports
#3: 4.5 quake 22 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 7:57 am (GMT +13) - 67 reports
#4: 5.2 quake Caribbean Sea, British Virgin Islands, 82 km northeast of St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, 24 Jan 2021 7:21 pm (GMT -4) - 52 reports
#5: 3.5 quake 4.6 km west of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 24 Jan 2021 4:54 pm (GMT +1) - 31 reports
#6: 3.2 quake Sunja, 0.6 km southeast of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 24 Jan 2021 8:13 am (GMT +1) - 22 reports
#7: 3.3 quake 2.4 km southwest of Atarfe, Granada, Andalusia, Spain, 24 Jan 2021 8:50 am (GMT +1) - 21 reports
#8: 4.1 quake 1.6 km northeast of Makouda, Boumerdes, Algeria, 24 Jan 2021 12:50 pm (GMT +1) - 14 reports
#9: 2.5 quake 22 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 7:47 am (GMT +13) - 12 reports
#10: 2.6 quake 17 km northwest of Sisek, Grad Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 24 Jan 2021 7:57 am (GMT +1) - 12 reports
#11: 4.1 quake 11 km northeast of Malaybalay, Bukidnon, Mindanao Polnocne, Philippines, 24 Jan 2021 3:44 pm (GMT +8) - 10 reports
#12: 3.5 quake 22 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 8:02 am (GMT +13) - 10 reports
#13: 4.4 quake Bujumbura Rural, 12 km southeast of Bujumbura, Burundi, 24 Jan 2021 7:07 pm (GMT +2) - 9 reports
#14: 2.8 quake 2.3 km west of Sisek, Grad Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 24 Jan 2021 8:13 am (GMT +1) - 8 reports
#15: 3.9 quake Caribbean Sea, 16 km northeast of Road Town, British Virgin Islands, 24 Jan 2021 4:16 am (GMT -4) - 7 reports
#16: 3.3 quake 21 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 8:19 am (GMT +13) - 6 reports
#17: 5.2 quake 41 km south of Khorugh, Nohijai Şuƣnon, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan, 25 Jan 2021 12:01 am (GMT +5) - 5 reports
#18: 4.2 quake Departamento de Malargüe, Mendoza, Argentina, 104 km east of Linares, Maule Region, Chile, 24 Jan 2021 1:31 am (GMT -3) - 4 reports
#19: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 40 km east of Tandag, Philippines, 24 Jan 2021 10:26 pm (GMT +8) - 4 reports
#20: 2.9 quake 23 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 10:26 am (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#21: 3.8 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 70 km southeast of Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 24 Jan 2021 6:19 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#22: 4.3 quake Zebak, 23 km southwest of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, 24 Jan 2021 4:24 pm (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#23: 2.9 quake 5.9 km southeast of Ohrid, Macedonia, 24 Jan 2021 3:24 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#24: 5.1 quake South Atlantic Ocean 24 Jan 2021 4:11 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#25: 3.7 quake Cautín, 13 km northeast of Temuco, Provincia de Cautin, Araucania, Chile, 24 Jan 2021 6:42 pm (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#26: 4.0 quake 87 km northwest of Gusinoozyorsk, Selenginsky District, Buryatiya Republic, Russia, 24 Jan 2021 5:01 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#27: 3.5 quake Western Mediterranean, 17 km northwest of Dellys, Boumerdes, Algeria, 24 Jan 2021 12:51 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#28: 3.6 quake 24 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 25 Jan 2021 10:21 am (GMT +13) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Previous news

Sun, 24 Jan 2021, 23:50
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5.2 quake 24 Jan 7:21 pm (GMT -4)
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Sun, 24 Jan 2021, 21:42
5.1 quake 24 Jan 12:16 pm (GMT -9)
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Sun, 24 Jan 2021, 19:32
5.1 quake 25 Jan 8:12 am (GMT +13)
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Sun, 24 Jan 2021, 19:21
5.2 quake 25 Jan 12:01 am (GMT +5)
Just 14 minutes ago, a 5.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Khorugh, Nohijai Şuƣnon, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan. The tremor was recorded after midnight on Monday 25 January 2021 at 12:01 am local time, at an intermediate depth of 107 km below the surface. ... read all

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