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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 4 March 2021

Fri, 5 Mar 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Mar 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Mar 2021

Summary: 2 quakes 7.0+, 7 quakes 6.0+, 30 quakes 5.0+, 119 quakes 4.0+, 231 quakes 3.0+, 455 quakes 2.0+ (844 total)
Global seismic activity level on 4 March 2021: VERY HIGH

Magnitude 7+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 119 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 231 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 455 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 8 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 7.5 x 1015 joules (2093 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.8 x 106 tons of TNT or 112.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (4 Mar 2021):

#1: 7.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 192 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 1:27 am (GMT +12)
#2: 7.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 4 Mar 2021 7:28 am (GMT -12)
#3: 6.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 6:41 am (GMT +13)
#4: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 6:59 am (GMT +13)
#5: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 11:55 am (GMT +13)
#6: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 12:11 pm (GMT +13)
#7: 6.1 quake Coral Sea, 72 km southwest of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, 5 Mar 2021 3:53 am (GMT +11)
#8: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 11:33 am (GMT +13)
#9: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 11:41 am (GMT +13)
#10: 5.9 quake 31 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 8:38 pm (GMT +2)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 7.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 192 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 1:27 am (GMT +12) - 823 reports
#2: 5.9 quake 31 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 8:38 pm (GMT +2) - 268 reports
#3: 4.5 quake 1.5 Km SE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 8:54 am (GMT +0) - 69 reports
#4: 5.1 quake Trikala, 46 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 9:23 pm (GMT +2) - 48 reports
#5: 7.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 4 Mar 2021 7:28 am (GMT -12) - 22 reports
#6: 4.0 quake 0.9 Km SE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:44 am (GMT +0) - 22 reports
#7: 4.1 quake Pieria, Macedonia Centrale, 37 km northwest of Larissa, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 8:45 pm (GMT +2) - 20 reports
#8: 2.8 quake Zagreb County, 31 km south of Zagreb, HR.21.3186885, Zagreb, Croatia, 4 Mar 2021 5:52 am (GMT +1) - 17 reports
#9: 3.1 quake Napa County, 9.9 mi east of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA, 4 Mar 2021 7:53 am (GMT -8) - 14 reports
#10: 5.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 719 km northeast of Auckland, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 7:10 am (GMT +13) - 11 reports
#11: 3.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 110 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:41 am (GMT +13) - 11 reports
#12: 3.3 quake 11.0 Km N of Reykjanestá, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:16 pm (GMT +0) - 8 reports
#13: 4.1 quake 1.1 Km ESE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 12:59 am (GMT +0) - 8 reports
#14: 4.4 quake 12 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 4:43 am (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#15: 4.4 quake 30 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 11:36 am (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#16: 2.1 quake Ruapehu District, Manawatu-Wanganui, 81 km east of New Plymouth, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 1:34 am (GMT +13) - 8 reports
#17: 4.3 quake 38 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 9:31 pm (GMT +2) - 7 reports
#18: 4.2 quake 2.0 Km N of Grindavík, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 7:14 pm (GMT +0) - 7 reports
#19: 4.8 quake 5.7 Km ENE of Skógar, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 7:09 pm (GMT +0) - 7 reports
#20: 3.9 quake 0.7 Km S of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:17 am (GMT +0) - 7 reports
#21: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 83 km south of Managua, Nicaragua, 4 Mar 2021 10:06 am (GMT -6) - 6 reports
#22: 6.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 6:41 am (GMT +13) - 6 reports
#23: 3.5 quake 3.7 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:42 am (GMT +0) - 6 reports
#24: 3.3 quake 3.7 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 9:11 am (GMT +0) - 6 reports
#25: 2.7 quake 27 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 8:35 pm (GMT +2) - 6 reports
#26: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, 187 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 3:09 am (GMT +12) - 5 reports
#27: 4.0 quake 19 km west of Digos, Davao del Sur, Philippines, 4 Mar 2021 10:36 pm (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#28: 3.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 71 km northeast of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 1:55 am (GMT +12) - 5 reports
#29: 3.5 quake 67 km north of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:46 am (GMT +13) - 5 reports
#30: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 189 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:43 am (GMT +13) - 5 reports
#31: 3.9 quake 5.0 Km N of Grindavík, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 6:53 pm (GMT +0) - 5 reports
#32: 3.5 quake 1.0 Km SSE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 12:54 pm (GMT +0) - 5 reports
#33: 4.2 quake 21 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 10:03 pm (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#34: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 209 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:22 am (GMT +12) - 4 reports
#35: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 204 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 9:08 am (GMT +12) - 4 reports
#36: 2.9 quake Grad Petrinja, 18 km west of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 4 Mar 2021 5:52 am (GMT +1) - 4 reports
#37: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 212 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:00 am (GMT +12) - 4 reports
#38: 3.0 quake Hartberg-Fürstenfeld District, 36 km northeast of Graz, Styria, Austria, 4 Mar 2021 3:29 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#39: 6.1 quake Coral Sea, 72 km southwest of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, 5 Mar 2021 3:53 am (GMT +11) - 3 reports
#40: 3.7 quake 6.0 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 7:46 pm (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#41: 4.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, 208 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 9:39 am (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#42: 3.3 quake 19.1 Km WNW of Eldeyjarboði, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 6:26 pm (GMT -2) - 3 reports
#43: 4.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 66 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 3:22 am (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#44: 3.2 quake 0.9 Km E of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 12:47 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#45: 4.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 193 km northeast of Гисборн, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 3:04 am (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#46: 3.6 quake 32 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 5 Mar 2021 12:42 am (GMT +2) - 3 reports
#47: 3.9 quake 2.3 Km W of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:36 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#48: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, 218 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 4 Mar 2021 1:56 am (GMT -12) - 3 reports
#49: 4.3 quake Gulf of Alaska, USA, 4 Mar 2021 1:48 am (GMT -9) - 3 reports
#50: 4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 8.7 km east of Hasaki, Chōshi-shi, Chiba, Japan, 4 Mar 2021 11:22 am (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#51: 3.5 quake 0.8 Km E of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:19 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#52: 5.6 quake South Pacific Ocean 5 Mar 2021 9:48 am (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#53: 3.1 quake 2.3 Km W of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:36 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#54: 3.2 quake 31.1 Km NW of Eldeyjarboði, Iceland, 3 Mar 2021 10:49 pm (GMT -2) - 2 reports
#55: 4.2 quake Marlborough District, 22 km south of Nelson, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 9:28 am (GMT +13) - 2 reports
#56: 3.0 quake Aegean Sea, Greece, 23 km southwest of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 4 Mar 2021 9:46 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#57: 2.2 quake 27km ENE of Pine Valley, CA, USA, 4 Mar 2021 4:03 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#58: 4.7 quake Wairoa District, 53 km north of Napier City, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 8:33 am (GMT +13) - 2 reports
#59: 3.5 quake 0.7 Km SE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 2:03 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#60: 3.4 quake 37 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 9:16 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#61: 4.9 quake Davao del Sur, 40 km northeast of Koronadal City, Philippines, 4 Mar 2021 10:36 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#62: 3.3 quake Aegean Sea, 23 km east of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece, 4 Mar 2021 3:47 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#63: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 203 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 2:45 am (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#64: 3.2 quake 2.1 Km W of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 5:52 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#65: 3.8 quake 2.8 Km SW of Hrómundartindi, Iceland, 4 Mar 2021 1:47 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#66: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 209 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 9:42 am (GMT +12) - 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

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