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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 4 April 2021

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

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 21 quakes 4.0+, 110 quakes 3.0+, 205 quakes 2.0+ (342 total)
Global seismic activity level on 4 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 21 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 110 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 205 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1013 joules (8.52 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7328 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.3 quake 5291 Km S of Aswan, Niger, 4 Apr 2021 2:41 am (GMT +1)
#2: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Apr 2021 5:25 am (GMT +12)
#3: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean 3 Apr 2021 8:20 pm (GMT -5)
#4: 5.1 quake 78 km southwest of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, 4 Apr 2021 8:19 am (GMT +7)
#5: 5.0 quake 39 km northwest of Tashtagol, Kemerovo Oblast, Russia, 4 Apr 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +7)
#6: 5.0 quake North Atlantic Ocean 4 Apr 2021 9:02 am (GMT -2)
#7: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, 239 km southwest of Quellon, Chiloe, Los Lagos Region, Chile, 3 Apr 2021 8:21 pm (GMT -5)
#8: 4.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean 4 Apr 2021 3:35 pm (GMT -1)
#9: 4.8 quake 35 km southeast of Belyashi, Altai, Russia, 4 Apr 2021 10:49 pm (GMT +7)
#10: 4.8 quake Gulf of California, 138 km east of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, 4 Apr 2021 11:43 am (GMT -7)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.3 quake 50 km north of Khorixas, Kunene, Namibia, 4 Apr 2021 3:41 am (GMT +2) - 72 reports
#2: 4.4 quake 3.7 km southwest of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, 5 Apr 2021 6:22 am (GMT +9) - 16 reports
#3: 3.4 quake 2.5 mi north of Beaumont, Riverside County, California, USA, 4 Apr 2021 2:14 pm (GMT -7) - 14 reports
#4: 2.5 quake 1.9 km southwest of Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, 4 Apr 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +2) - 7 reports
#5: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Apr 2021 5:25 am (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#6: 4.8 quake Gulf of California, 138 km east of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, 4 Apr 2021 11:43 am (GMT -7) - 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

Sun, 4 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  4 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akan (3 quakes between mag 2.7-3.6), Askja (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.5), Cerro el Ciguatepe (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (1 quake mag 1.4), Coso (7 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0) ... read all
Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 21:42
4.4 quake 5 Apr 6:22 am (GMT +9)
A magnitude 4.4 earthquake near Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, was reported only 11 minutes ago by Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in this part of the world. The earthquake occurred at a moderately shallow depth of 35.4 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Monday 5 April 2021 at 6:22 am 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
Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 21:34
3.4 quake 4 Apr 2:14 pm (GMT -7)
A magnitude 3.4 earthquake near Beaumont, Riverside County, California, USA, was reported only 6 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 shallow depth of 8.5 miles beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Sunday 4 April 2021 at 2:14 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
Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 19:03
4.8 quake 4 Apr 11:43 am (GMT -7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred in the morning on Sunday 4 April 2021 at 11:43 am local time near La Ribera, Los Cabos Municipality, Baja California Sur, Mexico, as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). ... read all
Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 17:29
3.7 quake 4 Apr 9:09 am (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.7 occurred only 9 minutes ago 10 miles southwest of Tok, Alaska, United States, the United States Geological Survey reported. ... read all

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