World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 3 April 2021

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

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 4 quakes 5.0+, 30 quakes 4.0+, 103 quakes 3.0+, 229 quakes 2.0+ (368 total)
Global seismic activity level on 3 April 2021: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 103 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 229 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.9 x 1014 joules (163 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.4 x 105 tons of TNT or 8.7 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 6.6 quake South Atlantic Ocean 3 Apr 2021 12:16 am (GMT -1)
#2: 6.0 quake Banda Sea, 163 km south of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 4 Apr 2021 3:42 am (GMT +9)
#3: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 2 Apr 2021 9:02 pm (GMT -12)
#4: 5.1 quake Xinjiang, 63 km southwest of Druzhba, Alakol District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, 3 Apr 2021 4:25 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 5.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean 3 Apr 2021 10:11 am (GMT -1)
#6: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southeast of Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan, 3 Apr 2021 9:58 pm (GMT +9)
#7: 4.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean 3 Apr 2021 3:43 pm (GMT -1)
#8: 4.8 quake Indian Ocean 4 Apr 2021 1:26 am (GMT +5)
#9: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 2 Apr 2021 1:18 pm (GMT -12)
#10: 4.7 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 99 km west of Paleochora, Chania, Crete, Greece, 3 Apr 2021 9:10 am (GMT +3)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.8 quake 9.3 km northeast of Baguio City, Province of Benguet, Cordillera, Philippines, 4 Apr 2021 6:40 am (GMT +8) - 19 reports

#2: 3.8 quake Western Mediterranean, 16 km southeast of Narbonne, Aude, Occitanie, France, 3 Apr 2021 5:08 pm (GMT +2) - 17 reports
#3: 4.4 quake 12 km west of Larisa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 3 Apr 2021 11:05 pm (GMT +3) - 16 reports
#4: 3.9 quake 3.7 mi northwest of Pāhala, Hawaii County, USA, 3 Apr 2021 11:01 am (GMT -10) - 13 reports
#5: 4.3 quake 44 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, 3 Apr 2021 11:15 am (GMT -10) - 13 reports
#6: 2.1 quake South China Sea, 92 km west of Baguio City, Philippines, 4 Apr 2021 5:43 am (GMT +8) - 11 reports
#7: 4.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 60 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 3 Apr 2021 1:26 pm (GMT -6) - 11 reports
#8: 2.7 quake San Benito County, 10.7 mi northeast of Salinas, Monterey County, California, USA, 3 Apr 2021 12:17 am (GMT -7) - 8 reports
#9: 4.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 9.8 km southeast of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, 3 Apr 2021 9:12 am (GMT -6) - 8 reports
#10: 3.4 quake Lleida, 28 km northwest of Berga, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, 3 Apr 2021 11:32 am (GMT +2) - 4 reports
#11: 6.6 quake South Atlantic Ocean 3 Apr 2021 12:16 am (GMT -1) - 4 reports
#12: 2.0 quake 5.6 km north of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, 3 Apr 2021 8:53 pm (GMT +13) - 3 reports
#13: 3.9 quake 49 km northwest of Puerto Varas, Provincia de Llanquihue, Los Lagos Region, Chile, 3 Apr 2021 6:17 am (GMT -3) - 3 reports
#14: 3.1 quake Lleida, 29 km northwest of Berga, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, 3 Apr 2021 12:17 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#15: 4.2 quake 3.6 Km S of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 3 Apr 2021 1:11 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#16: 4.0 quake Khan Abad, 48 km southeast of Kunduz, Afghanistan, 3 Apr 2021 9:38 am (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#17: 4.0 quake Departamento de Calingasta, 144 km southwest of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, 3 Apr 2021 6:31 pm (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

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Sat, 3 Apr 2021, 23:50
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Sat, 3 Apr 2021, 21:35
4.1 quake 3 Apr 11:15 am (GMT -10)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 occurred in the morning on Saturday 3 April 2021 at 11:15 am local time near Pāhala, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, as reported by the United States Geological Survey. ... Read all
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