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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Thu, 4 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  4 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 4 Feb 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 9 quakes 5.0+, 44 quakes 4.0+, 103 quakes 3.0+, 249 quakes 2.0+ (406 total)
Global seismic activity level on 3 February 2021: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 9 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 44 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 103 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 249 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.6 x 1014 joules (156 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 105 tons of TNT or 8.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (3 Feb 2021):

#1: 6.6 quake South Pacific Ocean 2 Feb 2021 10:23 pm (GMT -7)
#2: 5.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 3 Feb 2021 11:42 am (GMT +11)
#3: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 3 Feb 2021 11:51 am (GMT +11)
#4: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 3 Feb 2021 12:44 pm (GMT +11)
#5: 5.3 quake 85 km northeast of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, 4 Feb 2021 2:49 am (GMT +10)
#6: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 3 Feb 2021 11:05 am (GMT +11)
#7: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 153 km northeast of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, 4 Feb 2021 12:11 am (GMT +13)
#8: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 3 Feb 2021 11:49 am (GMT +11)
#9: 5.0 quake 41 km north of Kindia, Guinea, 3 Feb 2021 9:55 am (GMT +0)
#10: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 40 km west of Bering Island, Kamchatka, Russia, 3 Feb 2021 10:20 pm (GMT +12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 2.8 quake 3.6 km north of Bern, Switzerland, 3 Feb 2021 11:35 pm (GMT +1) - 168 reports
#2: 2.0 quake 6.1 km north of Bern, Switzerland, 3 Feb 2021 10:39 pm (GMT +1) - 22 reports
#3: 4.2 quake 32 km southeast of Corfu, Nomos Kerkýras, Ionian Islands, Greece, 3 Feb 2021 9:54 pm (GMT +2) - 16 reports
#4: 3.7 quake 15 mi west of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 3 Feb 2021 1:23 am (GMT -8) - 13 reports
#5: 2.7 quake 4.4 mi north of Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA, 2 Feb 2021 9:12 pm (GMT -8) - 7 reports
#6: 4.9 quake 67 km northwest of Polewali, West Sulawesi, Indonesia, 3 Feb 2021 4:25 pm (GMT +8) - 4 reports
#7: 5.0 quake 41 km north of Kindia, Guinea, 3 Feb 2021 9:55 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#8: 3.6 quake Matanuska-Susitna County, 62 mi north of Alaska City, Municipalite d'Anchorage County, Alaska, USA, 3 Feb 2021 10:06 am (GMT -9) - 3 reports
#9: 3.3 quake Comuna Paltin, 41 km west of Focşani, Vrancea, Romania, 3 Feb 2021 2:52 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#10: 2.6 quake 15km NW of Pinnacles, CA, USA, 2 Feb 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#11: 3.5 quake Kastoria, 41 km southwest of Florina, Macedonia Occidentale, Greece, 3 Feb 2021 2:39 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#12: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 189 km west of Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico, 3 Feb 2021 1:42 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#13: 4.0 quake Indonesian Ocean, 129 km south of Lumajang, East Java, Indonesia, 3 Feb 2021 7:33 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#14: 6.6 quake South Pacific Ocean 2 Feb 2021 10:23 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#15: 2.0 quake Aegean Sea, 59 km west of Chios, North Aegean, Greece, 3 Feb 2021 8:59 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#16: 2.9 quake Noble County, 24 mi northwest of Stillwater, Payne County, Oklahoma, USA, 2 Feb 2021 8:27 pm (GMT -6) - 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

Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua (1 quake mag 4.0), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Clear Lake (30 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Etna (12 quakes between mag 1.4-2.1), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 2.2) ... read all
Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 21:24
3.1 quake 3 Feb 11:04 am (GMT -10)
Just 10 minutes ago, a 3.1-magnitude earthquake struck near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Wednesday 3 February 2021 at 11:04 am local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 21 miles below the surface. ... read all
Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 20:47
3.1 quake 3 Feb 2:27 pm (GMT -6)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 occurred early afternoon on Wednesday 3 February 2021 at 2:27 pm local time near McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, USA, as reported by the United States Geological Survey (USGS). ... read all
Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 20:15
4.2 quake 3 Feb 9:55 pm (GMT +2)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 14 minutes ago 35 km southeast of Corfu, Greece, the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) reported. ... read all
Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 19:26
3.7 quake 3 Feb 10:06 am (GMT -9)
A moderately shallow magnitude 3.7 earthquake was reported in the morning near Susitna North, Matanuska-Susitna County, Alaska, USA. ... read all

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