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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 6 February 2021

Sun, 7 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 Feb 2021

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 41 quakes 4.0+, 136 quakes 3.0+, 243 quakes 2.0+ (425 total)
Global seismic activity level on 6 February 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 41 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 136 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 243 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.9 x 1013 joules (19 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 16376 tons of TNT or 1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (6 Feb 2021):

#1: 5.7 quake MONGOLIA, China, 6 Feb 2021 2:22 pm (GMT +8)
#2: 5.7 quake 60 km west of Torghay, Zhangeldi District, Qostanay Oblysy, Kazakhstan, 7 Feb 2021 4:37 am (GMT +6)
#3: 5.3 quake East China Sea, 37 km northwest of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan, 7 Feb 2021 2:36 am (GMT +9)
#4: 5.2 quake 8.5 km northwest of Karamay, Xinjiang, China, 6 Feb 2021 12:06 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 5.0 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 84 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands, 6 Feb 2021 3:05 am (GMT -4)
#6: 4.8 quake Philippines Sea, 53 km east of Bislig, Philippines, 6 Feb 2021 6:21 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 4.8 quake 30 mi northeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, 6 Feb 2021 9:39 am (GMT -9)
#8: 4.8 quake Davao del Sur, 40 km northeast of Marbel, Philippines, 7 Feb 2021 7:28 am (GMT +8)
#9: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 86 km south of Escuintla, Guatemala, 6 Feb 2021 1:41 am (GMT -6)
#10: 4.6 quake Santa Ana Tututepec, 61 km east of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, 5 Feb 2021 7:10 pm (GMT -6)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.4 quake 22 km west of Maun, North West, Botswana, 6 Feb 2021 4:18 am (GMT +2) - 27 reports
#2: 5.0 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 84 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands, 6 Feb 2021 3:05 am (GMT -4) - 19 reports
#3: 4.8 quake Davao del Sur, 40 km northeast of Marbel, Philippines, 7 Feb 2021 7:28 am (GMT +8) - 11 reports
#4: 4.4 quake 94 km northwest of Ulan-Ude, Ivolginskiy Rayon, Buryatiya Republic, Russia, 7 Feb 2021 12:10 am (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#5: 4.4 quake Shiroi-shi, 10.1 km southeast of Abiko, Chiba, Japan, 6 Feb 2021 2:10 pm (GMT +9) - 5 reports
#6: 2.8 quake Martinska Ves, 8.9 km north of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 6 Feb 2021 2:07 pm (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#7: 3.1 quake Vila do Bispo Municipality, 18 km west of Lagos, Faro, Portugal, 6 Feb 2021 4:49 am (GMT +0) - 4 reports
#8: 5.3 quake East China Sea, 37 km northwest of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan, 7 Feb 2021 2:36 am (GMT +9) - 4 reports
#9: 3.3 quake 34 km northeast of Varāmīn, Tehran, Iran, 6 Feb 2021 8:01 am (GMT +3:30) - 4 reports
#10: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 86 km south of Escuintla, Guatemala, 6 Feb 2021 1:41 am (GMT -6) - 4 reports
#11: 3.9 quake Aegean Sea, 46 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, 6 Feb 2021 8:22 pm (GMT +2) - 3 reports
#12: 4.2 quake Philippines Sea, 28 km southwest of Taitung City, Taiwan, 6 Feb 2021 6:27 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#13: 3.9 quake Aegean Sea, 45 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, 6 Feb 2021 6:09 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#14: 4.1 quake 76 km south of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, Panama, 6 Feb 2021 6:56 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#15: 2.1 quake 5 Km SE of Maria Antonia, Puerto Rico, 6 Feb 2021 1:10 am (GMT -4) - 2 reports
#16: 3.2 quake 15 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile, 6 Feb 2021 1:02 am (GMT -3) - 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

Sat, 6 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  6 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.8), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (34 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Eldey (5 quakes between mag 1.0-2.4), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.3-2.5), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3) ... read all
Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 23:48
4.8 quake 7 Feb 7:28 am (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported in the morning near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines. ... read all
Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 23:30
3.5 quake 6 Feb 3:10 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 3.5 earthquake near Mina, Mineral County, Nevada, USA, was reported only 17 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 5.8 miles beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Saturday 6 February 2021 at 3:10 pm 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
Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 19:00
4.9 quake 6 Feb 9:39 am (GMT -9)
Just 20 minutes ago, a 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck near King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Saturday 6 February 2021 at 9:39 am local time, at an intermediate depth of 59 miles below the surface. ... read all
Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 18:33
4.2 quake 6 Feb 12:08 pm (GMT -6)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 25 minutes ago 53 km southeast of Parras de la Fuente, Mexico, Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported. ... read all

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