World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 6 April 2021

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

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 45 quakes 4.0+, 125 quakes 3.0+, 236 quakes 2.0+ (410 total)
Global seismic activity level on 6 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 45 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 125 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 236 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.3 x 1013 joules (9.27 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7975 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Apr 2021 9:16 pm (GMT -11)
#2: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 121 km south of Mati, Davao Oriental, Philippines, 7 Apr 2021 4:08 am (GMT +8)
#3: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 10:07 pm (GMT +12)
#4: 5.1 quake 1.1 km southeast of Marīvān, Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran, 6 Apr 2021 7:42 pm (GMT +4:30)
#5: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 7:37 pm (GMT +12)
#6: 4.9 quake 255 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, 7 Apr 2021 2:40 am (GMT +9)
#7: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 8:52 pm (GMT +12)
#8: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 12:40 am (GMT -12)
#9: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 12:40 am (GMT +12)
#10: 4.8 quake 102 km northeast of Nagqu Prefecture, Tibet, China, 7 Apr 2021 5:55 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.9 quake 16 km northwest of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India, 6 Apr 2021 7:06 am (GMT +5:30) - 62 reports

#2: 4.6 quake 23 km south of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 6 Apr 2021 10:54 am (GMT +2) - 42 reports
#3: 3.3 quake Whakatane District, 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 8:50 pm (GMT +12) - 33 reports
#4: 3.4 quake 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 12:36 pm (GMT +12) - 31 reports
#5: 3.9 quake Chukha, 12 km north of Jaigaon, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India, 6 Apr 2021 3:01 pm (GMT +6) - 28 reports
#6: 5.1 quake 1.1 km southeast of Marīvān, Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran, 6 Apr 2021 7:42 pm (GMT +4:30) - 27 reports
#7: 4.6 quake 29 km south of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 6 Apr 2021 10:54 am (GMT +2) - 22 reports
#8: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 80 km south of Escuintla, Guatemala, 6 Apr 2021 5:33 am (GMT -6) - 14 reports
#9: 3.7 quake Panchagarh, Rangpur Division, 27 km south of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India, 6 Apr 2021 10:44 am (GMT +5:30) - 14 reports
#10: 4.6 quake Ansavo, 49 km west of Miragoâne, Département de Nippes, Haiti, 6 Apr 2021 1:22 am (GMT -4) - 10 reports
#11: 3.5 quake Box Elder County, 50 mi northwest of Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA, 6 Apr 2021 1:20 pm (GMT -6) - 9 reports
#12: 4.3 quake Departamento de Santa Barbara, 52 km southeast of Libertador General San Martin, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina, 6 Apr 2021 2:36 pm (GMT -3) - 9 reports
#13: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 121 km south of Mati, Davao Oriental, Philippines, 7 Apr 2021 4:08 am (GMT +8) - 7 reports
#14: 3.3 quake 33 km south of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 6 Apr 2021 4:11 am (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#15: 3.2 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 23 km southeast of Larnaca, Larnaka, Cyprus, 6 Apr 2021 11:08 am (GMT +3) - 5 reports
#16: 2.8 quake Whakatane District, 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 5:55 am (GMT +12) - 4 reports
#17: 3.1 quake Canton Montufar, 24 km southwest of Tulcan, Provincia del Carchi, Ecuador, 6 Apr 2021 4:02 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#18: 3.0 quake 37 km southwest of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 6 Apr 2021 11:15 am (GMT +2) - 4 reports
#19: 2.7 quake Canadian County, 24 mi west of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, USA, 6 Apr 2021 1:46 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#20: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Apr 2021 9:16 pm (GMT -11) - 3 reports
#21: 2.5 quake Deux-Sèvres, 34 km northwest of Poitiers, Viena, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, 6 Apr 2021 11:59 am (GMT +2) - 3 reports
#22: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 92 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan, 7 Apr 2021 5:10 am (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#23: 3.1 quake Sisak-Moslavina, 52 km south of Zagreb, HR.21.3186885, Zagreb, Croatia, 6 Apr 2021 10:03 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#24: 4.4 quake Banda Sea, 226 km south of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 6 Apr 2021 2:28 pm (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#25: 4.7 quake 14 km southwest of Torbat-e Ḩeydarīyeh, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, 6 Apr 2021 9:52 pm (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#26: 2.4 quake 32 km northeast of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#27: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 7:37 pm (GMT +12) - 2 reports

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