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World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Wed, 14 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Apr 2021

Summary: 2 quakes 5.0+, 37 quakes 4.0+, 91 quakes 3.0+, 238 quakes 2.0+ (368 total)
Global seismic activity level on 13 April 2021: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 91 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 238 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.09 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5244 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (13 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.3 quake Maluku Sea, 135 km southeast of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 14 Apr 12:47 am (GMT +9)
#2: 5.2 quake Aegean Sea, 17 km west of Tilos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 13 Apr 11:28 pm (GMT +3)
#3: 4.9 quake North Atlantic Ocean 13 Apr 5:06 am (GMT -1)
#4: 4.9 quake Philippines Sea, Philippines, 14 Apr 2:38 am (GMT +8)
#5: 4.8 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, 13 Apr 4:40 pm (GMT +9)
#6: 4.8 quake 87 km southeast of Shushenskoye, Krasnoyarskiy Kray, Russia, 13 Apr 9:12 pm (GMT +7)
#7: 4.8 quake 6.6 km northwest of Taal, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, 14 Apr 2:39 am (GMT +8)
#8: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 70 km northwest of Tumaco, Narino, Colombia, 13 Apr 11:50 am (GMT -5)
#9: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 14 Apr 7:20 am (GMT +12)
#10: 4.5 quake North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southwest of La Gomera, Escuintla, Guatemala, 2021-04-13 05:57:04

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.2 quake Aegean Sea, 17 km west of Tilos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 13 Apr 11:28 pm (GMT +3) - 40 reports
#2: 4.5 quake North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southwest of La Gomera, Escuintla, Guatemala, 2021-04-13 05:57:04 - 13 reports
#3: 3.5 quake 9.4 mi northeast of Indio, Riverside County, California, USA, 13 Apr 2021 2:35 pm (GMT -7) - 11 reports
#4: 3.9 quake 40 mi southeast of Worland, Washakie County, Wyoming, USA, 13 Apr 6:22 am (GMT -6) - 9 reports
#5: 3.5 quake 13 km southeast of Algiers, Algeria, 13 April 2021 14:35 GMT - 7 reports
#6: 3.2 quake Aegean Sea, 15 km west of Tilos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 13 April 2021 20:34 GMT - 6 reports
#7: 4.8 quake 6.6 km northwest of Taal, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, 14 Apr 2:39 am (GMT +8) - 4 reports
#8: 2.2 quake 7km NE of Imperial, CA, USA, 13 April 2021 07:54 GMT - 4 reports
#9: 3.8 quake Selwyn District, 43 km west of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, 13 Apr 1:48 pm (GMT +12) - 3 reports
#10: 3.2 quake 47 km west of Lamia, Phthiotis, Central Greece, 13 April 2021 20:11 GMT - 3 reports
#11: 3.9 quake 23 km south of Kepanjen, East Java, Indonesia, 13 Apr 7:37 pm (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#12: 2.6 quake 9.7 mi northeast of Indio, Riverside County, California, USA, 13 April 2021 22:05 GMT - 2 reports
#13: 2.7 quake Qarku i Vlorës, 10.8 km south of Gjirokastër, Qarku i Gjirokastrës, Albania, 13 April 2021 21:23 GMT - 2 reports
#14: 3.7 quake Ōmachi-shi, 9.8 km west of Ōmachi, Omachi, Nagano, Japan, Apr 13, 2021 22:53:00.40 - 2 reports
#15: 5.3 quake Maluku Sea, 135 km southeast of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 14 Apr 12:47 am (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#16: 4.1 quake Jurm, 74 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, 13 Apr 10:12 am (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#17: 4.3 quake 7.6 km northeast of Tanabe, Wakayama, Japan, 13 Apr 2021 4:54 pm (GMT +9) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
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Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Previous news

Tue, 13 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 13 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Bromo (1 quake mag 2.9), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.2-2.5), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Fagradalsfjall (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Gunung Semuning (Ranau caldera) (2 quakes between mag 3.2-4.3) ... read all
Tue, 13 Apr 2021, 22:06
4.3 quake 14 Apr 6:46 am (GMT +9)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred early morning on Wednesday 14 April 2021 at 6:46 am local time near Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). ... read all
Tue, 13 Apr 2021, 21:55
3.4 quake 13 Apr 2:35 pm (GMT -7)
The United States Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.4 quake in the United States near Indio, Riverside County, California, only 7 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Tuesday 13 April 2021 at 2:35 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 1.7 miles. 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
Tue, 13 Apr 2021, 20:48
5.2 quake 13 Apr 11:28 pm (GMT +3)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred only 8 minutes ago 53 km south of Kos Town, Greece, the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) reported. ... read all
Tue, 13 Apr 2021, 18:59
4.6 quake 14 Apr 2:39 am (GMT +8)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 4.6 quake in the Philippines near Balayan, Batangas, Calabarzon, only 14 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early morning on Wednesday 14 April 2021 at 2:39 am local time at an intermediate to considerable depth of 204 km. 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

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