World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 7 April 2021

Thu, 8 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 Apr 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 5 quakes 5.0+, 40 quakes 4.0+, 114 quakes 3.0+, 250 quakes 2.0+ (410 total)
Global seismic activity level on 7 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 40 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 114 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 250 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.4 x 1014 joules (39.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 33675 tons of TNT or 2.1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (7 Apr 2021):

#1: 6.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 9:53 pm (GMT -12)
#2: 5.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 204 km northeast of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, 7 Apr 2021 3:13 pm (GMT +10)
#3: 5.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 8 Apr 2021 6:47 am (GMT +12)
#4: 5.1 quake Caribbean Sea, 67 km northeast of San Andrés, Colombia, 7 Apr 2021 5:46 am (GMT -5)
#5: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 10:42 pm (GMT +12)
#6: 5.0 quake Punilla, Ñuble, 83 km southeast of Linares, Maule Region, Chile, 7 Apr 2021 7:14 pm (GMT -4)
#7: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 5:26 pm (GMT +12)
#8: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 11:26 pm (GMT -11)
#9: 4.9 quake 20 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, 7 Apr 2021 9:19 pm (GMT +8)
#10: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 7:43 am (GMT -12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.2 quake 12 km southwest of San Isidro, Pérez Zeledon, San Jose, Costa Rica, 7 Apr 2021 11:51 am (GMT -6) - 28 reports

#2: 3.3 quake 2.6 mi southeast of Flagstaff, Coconino County, Arizona, USA, 7 Apr 2021 2:20 am (GMT -7) - 13 reports
#3: 3.2 quake Canadian County, 24 mi west of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, USA, 7 Apr 2021 4:44 am (GMT -5) - 13 reports
#4: 3.1 quake Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, 18 km east of Embrun, France, 7 Apr 2021 4:29 am (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#5: 3.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, 32 km northwest of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 8 Apr 2021 5:37 am (GMT +12) - 7 reports
#6: 2.0 quake 9.6 mi east of Banning, Riverside County, California, USA, 6 Apr 2021 11:46 pm (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#7: 5.1 quake Caribbean Sea, 67 km northeast of San Andrés, Colombia, 7 Apr 2021 5:46 am (GMT -5) - 6 reports
#8: 3.7 quake Fresno County, 23 mi south of Los Banos, Merced County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 1:18 pm (GMT -7) - 5 reports
#9: 2.1 quake 10 Km ENE of Mentone, Alabama, USA, 7 April 2021 06:37 GMT - 5 reports
#10: 2.5 quake 1km WNW of Pleasant Hill, CA, USA, 7 Apr 2021 6:45 am (GMT -7) - 4 reports
#11: 6.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Apr 2021 9:53 pm (GMT -12) - 4 reports
#12: 3.6 quake Hughes County, 28 mi northeast of Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, USA, 7 Apr 2021 11:51 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#13: 4.1 quake Adriatic Sea, 20 km north of Durres, Albania, 7 Apr 2021 4:06 am (GMT +2) - 4 reports
#14: 4.2 quake Aegean Sea, 20 km west of Tilos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 8 Apr 2021 12:54 am (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#15: 3.6 quake San Bernardino Comitatus County, 15 mi east of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 6:42 am (GMT -7) - 3 reports
#16: 3.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 175 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 11:21 pm (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#17: 2.8 quake San Bernardino Comitatus County, 14 mi north of Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 1:41 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#18: 2.0 quake 10.3 km southwest of Lienz, Tirol, Austria, 7 Apr 2021 4:20 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#19: 3.2 quake Custer County, 70 mi northeast of Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA, 6 Apr 2021 10:42 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#20: 3.1 quake 26 km southeast of Damāvand, Tehran, Iran, 8 Apr 2021 12:03 am (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#21: 3.8 quake 55 km south of M'Sila, Algeria, 7 Apr 2021 7:36 pm (GMT +1) - 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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