World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 1 April 2021

Fri, 2 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Apr 2021

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 4 quakes 5.0+, 45 quakes 4.0+, 150 quakes 3.0+, 248 quakes 2.0+ (449 total)
Global seismic activity level on 1 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 45 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 150 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 248 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2 x 1014 joules (56.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 48304 tons of TNT or 3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Apr 2021):

#1: 6.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 1 Apr 2021 10:56 pm (GMT +13)
#2: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 1 Apr 2021 3:11 am (GMT -12)
#3: 5.5 quake Maluku Sea, 285 km northeast of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 1 Apr 2021 6:12 pm (GMT +8)
#4: 5.5 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 1 Apr 2021 8:02 pm (GMT -2)
#5: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 2 Apr 2021 11:10 am (GMT +13)
#6: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 31 Mar 2021 6:07 pm (GMT -12)
#7: 4.9 quake Tamarugal, 132 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, 31 Mar 2021 10:34 pm (GMT -3)
#8: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 195 km southwest of Dededo Village, Guam, 1 Apr 2021 1:02 pm (GMT +10)
#9: 4.9 quake 109 km north of Zhezqazghan, Karaganda, Kazakhstan, 1 Apr 2021 4:30 pm (GMT +6)
#10: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 72 km east of Mutsu, Aomori, Japan, 1 Apr 2021 1:30 pm (GMT +9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.5 quake Guelma, 15 km south of Azzaba, Skikda, Algeria, 1 Apr 2021 3:33 pm (GMT +1) - 215 reports

#2: 3.0 quake 2.3 mi north of South Gate, Los Angeles County, California, USA, 1 Apr 2021 5:52 am (GMT -7) - 157 reports
#3: 3.0 quake 20 mi southeast of Redding, Shasta County, California, USA, 31 Mar 2021 11:03 pm (GMT -7) - 33 reports
#4: 3.9 quake 27 km northeast of Aizawl, Mizoram, India, 2 Apr 2021 12:21 am (GMT +5:30) - 30 reports
#5: 3.0 quake 12 mi west of Shreveport, Caddo County, Louisiana, USA, 1 Apr 2021 2:26 am (GMT -5) - 12 reports
#6: 3.0 quake Grad Glina, 19 km southwest of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 1 Apr 2021 5:55 pm (GMT +2) - 10 reports
#7: 3.4 quake Western Mediterranean, 8.7 km northeast of Bejaia, Algeria, 1 Apr 2021 5:22 pm (GMT +1) - 8 reports
#8: 3.7 quake 23 km northwest of Heyuan, Guangdong, China, 2 Apr 2021 5:40 am (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#9: 4.7 quake Gulf of California, 176 km south of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico, 31 Mar 2021 5:26 pm (GMT -7) - 3 reports
#10: 3.3 quake Occidental Mindoro, 32 km west of Calapan, Philippines, 1 Apr 2021 11:56 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#11: 4.5 quake Aegean Sea, 92 km southwest of Kalymnos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 1 Apr 2021 3:33 pm (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#12: 6.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 1 Apr 2021 10:56 pm (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#13: 2.2 quake 23km NNW of Searles Valley, CA, USA, 1 Apr 2021 2:50 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#14: 4.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 46 km south of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, 1 Apr 2021 11:06 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#15: 2.6 quake Mackenzie District, 96 km west of Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand, 1 Apr 2021 8:42 pm (GMT +13) - 2 reports
#16: 2.3 quake 7.3 km west of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, 1 Apr 2021 8:55 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#17: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 2 Apr 2021 11:10 am (GMT +13) - 2 reports
#18: 4.8 quake Indian Ocean, 84 km south of Jember, East Java, Indonesia, 1 Apr 2021 1:00 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#19: 4.0 quake Province of Surigao del Sur, 12 km southeast of San Francisco, Philippines, 2 Apr 2021 7:45 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#20: 3.2 quake 4.8 mi west of Pāhala, Hawaii County, USA, 1 Apr 2021 7:53 am (GMT -10) - 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

Thu, 1 Apr 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (13 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Banda Api (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.0), Cerro el Ciguatepe (1 quake mag 2.6) ... Read all
Thu, 1 Apr 2021, 20:14
3.0 quake 1 Apr 12:54 pm (GMT -7)
A magnitude 3.0 earthquake near San Ramon, Contra Costa County, California, USA, was reported only 8 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 3.1 miles beneath the epicenter around noon on Thursday 1 April 2021 at 12:54 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
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