World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 8 April 2021

Fri, 9 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Apr 2021

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 33 quakes 4.0+, 106 quakes 3.0+, 282 quakes 2.0+ (424 total)
Global seismic activity level on 8 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 106 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 282 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3 x 1013 joules (8.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7064 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.5 quake Matanuska-Susitna, 46 mi south of Healy, Denali, Alaska, USA, 8 Apr 2021 9:10 am (GMT -8)
#2: 5.2 quake Coral Sea, 151 km southeast of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, 8 Apr 2021 12:13 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Apr 2021 1:00 pm (GMT -12)
#4: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 5:31 am (GMT +12)
#5: 4.8 quake Mindanao Sea, 264 km north of Gorontalo, Indonesia, 8 Apr 2021 1:26 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 4.8 quake 15 km north of Karakenja, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, 8 Apr 2021 9:31 pm (GMT +5)
#7: 4.7 quake Coyuca de Catalan, 16 km southwest of Ciudad Altamirano, Mexico, 7 Apr 2021 8:19 pm (GMT -5)
#8: 4.6 quake Indian Ocean, 154 km southwest of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, 8 Apr 2021 8:49 am (GMT +7)
#9: 4.6 quake 108 km north of Xinyuan, Xinjiang, China, 8 Apr 2021 1:23 pm (GMT +8)
#10: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 12:19 am (GMT +12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.5 quake Matanuska-Susitna, 46 mi south of Healy, Denali, Alaska, USA, 8 Apr 2021 9:10 am (GMT -8) - 218 reports

#2: 3.0 quake 9.6 mi northeast of Cedar City, Ayron srjan County, Utah, USA, 7 Apr 2021 11:45 pm (GMT -6) - 24 reports
#3: 2.1 quake 2km N of Muscoy, CA, USA, 7 Apr 2021 10:48 pm (GMT -7) - 18 reports
#4: 3.3 quake Vrlika, 39 km north of Split, Croatia, 8 Apr 2021 5:57 am (GMT +2) - 17 reports
#5: 2.8 quake 5.4 mi north of Hemet, Riverside County, California, USA, 8 Apr 2021 4:19 am (GMT -7) - 15 reports
#6: 3.6 quake San Bernardino Comitatus County, 7.1 mi east of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 8 Apr 2021 1:51 pm (GMT -7) - 15 reports
#7: 2.0 quake 8.7 km south of Stolberg, Cologne District, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, 8 Apr 2021 8:42 am (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#8: 3.2 quake 7.4 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 8:28 pm (GMT -7) - 8 reports
#9: 3.7 quake 7.7 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 8:52 pm (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#10: 2.9 quake 7.1 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 7 Apr 2021 7:08 pm (GMT -7) - 6 reports
#11: 4.7 quake Coyuca de Catalan, 16 km southwest of Ciudad Altamirano, Mexico, 7 Apr 2021 8:19 pm (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#12: 2.4 quake Adriatic Sea, 103 km south of Split, Croatia, 8 Apr 2021 5:21 am (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#13: 3.0 quake 149 mi west of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, 8 Apr 2021 8:47 am (GMT -8) - 4 reports
#14: 3.6 quake 5.2 km north of Râs el Aïoun, Batna, Algeria, 8 Apr 2021 11:05 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#15: 4.4 quake Aegean Sea, 19 km west of Tilos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 8 Apr 2021 3:33 am (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#16: 3.5 quake 19 km east of Sidi Aïssa, M'Sila, Algeria, 8 Apr 2021 8:06 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#17: 4.1 quake Indian Ocean, 265 km southwest of Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, 9 Apr 2021 5:40 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#18: 3.3 quake Aegean Sea, 33 km southeast of Thasos Island, Greece, 8 Apr 2021 4:42 am (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#19: 3.3 quake 24 km northwest of Marīvān, Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran, 8 Apr 2021 7:49 am (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news

Thu, 8 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  8 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.0), Auckland Field (1 quake mag 4.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3) ... Read all
Thu, 8 Apr 2021, 21:11
3.6 quake 8 Apr 1:51 pm (GMT -7)
A very shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported around noon near Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA. ... Read all
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