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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 9 April 2021

Sat, 10 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Apr 2021

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 131 quakes 3.0+, 253 quakes 2.0+ (423 total)
Global seismic activity level on 9 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 131 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 253 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.5 x 1013 joules (6.9 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5939 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (9 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.2 quake 129 km southwest of Karamay, Xinjiang, China, 9 Apr 2021 11:43 am (GMT +8)
#2: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, Micronesia, 9 Apr 2021 7:07 pm (GMT +10)
#3: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 9 Apr 11:51 pm (GMT +11)
#4: 5.1 quake East China Sea, 1 km north of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan, 10 Apr 7:07 am (GMT +9)
#5: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 293 km east of Suva, Central, Fiji, 9 Apr 11:24 pm (GMT +12)
#6: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 8:28 pm (GMT +12)
#7: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 9:00 pm (GMT +12)
#8: 4.7 quake 47 km south of Reuleuet, Aceh, Indonesia, 9 Apr 10:14 pm (GMT +7)
#9: 4.6 quake Cordillera Province, 52 km southeast of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, 8 Apr 2021 10:02 pm (GMT -4)
#10: 4.6 quake 179 km southwest of Semey, East Kazakhstan, 9 Apr 2021 1:05 pm (GMT +6)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.4 quake Comuna Vrâncioaia, 42 km northwest of Focşani, Vrancea, Romania, 9 Apr 9:36 pm (GMT +3) - 41 reports
#2: 4.6 quake Cordillera Province, 52 km southeast of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, 8 Apr 2021 10:02 pm (GMT -4) - 26 reports
#3: 3.2 quake 10 km southwest of Westonaria, South Africa, 9 Apr 2021 9:10 am (GMT +2) - 15 reports
#4: 3.1 quake 5.1 mi east of Banning, Riverside County, California, USA, 8 Apr 2021 5:33 pm (GMT -7) - 9 reports
#5: 3.3 quake Desamparados, 4 km south of San Jose, San José, San Jose, Costa Rica, 8 Apr 2021 7:39 pm (GMT -6) - 8 reports
#6: 3.3 quake 36 km west of Tuzla, Bosniak-Croat Federation, Bosnia & Herzegovina, 9 Apr 2021 12:18 pm (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#7: 2.8 quake 7.3 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 8 Apr 2021 8:31 pm (GMT -7) - 5 reports
#8: 3.9 quake 37 km northwest of Batna City, Algeria, 9 Apr 2021 6:33 am (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#9: 2.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 226 km northeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 8:26 pm (GMT +12) - 3 reports
#10: 4.2 quake South Taranaki District, 50 km north of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, 9 Apr 2021 4:55 pm (GMT +12) - 3 reports
#11: 2.9 quake 7.6 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, 8 Apr 2021 8:57 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#12: 2.9 quake 14 km northeast of Legazpi, Albay, Bicol, Philippines, 09 April 2021 - 11:43 PM (PST) - 2 reports
#13: 3.4 quake 6.5 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 8 Apr 2021 10:17 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#14: 3.4 quake 40 mi northwest of Elko, Nevada, USA, 8 Apr 2021 10:19 pm (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

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Fri, 9 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  9 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
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