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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 14 April 2021

Thu, 15 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Apr 2021

Summary: 8 quakes 5.0+, 34 quakes 4.0+, 130 quakes 3.0+, 277 quakes 2.0+ (449 total)
Global seismic activity level on 14 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 8 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 34 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 130 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 277 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.6 x 1013 joules (18.3 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15773 tons of TNT or 1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (14 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.7 quake North Pacific Ocean 13 Apr 9:33 pm (GMT -7)
#2: 5.5 quake Indian Ocean, 153 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia, 14 Apr 4:55 pm (GMT +6)
#3: 5.2 quake Maluku Sea, 194 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 14 Apr 9:25 am (GMT +9)
#4: 5.2 quake 69 km northwest of Chardara, Shardara, Turkistan, Kazakhstan, 14 Apr 6:52 am (GMT +6)
#5: 5.2 quake QINGHAI, CHINA, 14 Apr 4:02 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake Philippines Sea, 65 km northeast of Dapa, Philippines, 14 Apr 7:09 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua, 2021-04-14 06:48:50
#8: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 79 km west of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga, 15 Apr 4:52 am (GMT +13)
#9: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 69 km east of Mutsu, Aomori, Japan, 14 Apr 2021 12:27 pm (GMT +9)
#10: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean, 83 km southwest of Pelabuhanratu, West Java, Indonesia, 14 Apr 1:28 pm (GMT +7)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.4 quake Ntoroko District, 49 km north of Kabarole, Western Region, Uganda, 14 Apr 5:20 am (GMT +3) - 21 reports
#2: 4.3 quake Roberts County, 22 mi north of Pampa, Gray County, Texas, USA, 14 Apr 6:54 pm (GMT -5) - 20 reports
#3: 3.2 quake 9.5 km west of Bejaia, Algeria, 14 April 2021 02:27 GMT - 16 reports
#4: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean, 83 km southwest of Pelabuhanratu, West Java, Indonesia, 14 Apr 1:28 pm (GMT +7) - 8 reports
#5: 2.9 quake Western Mediterranean, 23 km east of Bejaia, Algeria, 14 April 2021 08:07 GMT - 6 reports
#6: 4.6 quake San Acamitán, Michoacan, 92 km southeast of Colima, Mexico, 14 Apr 2021 8:46 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#7: 5.5 quake Indian Ocean, 153 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia, 14 Apr 4:55 pm (GMT +6) - 3 reports
#8: 4.3 quake La Huacana, 40 km south of Nueva Italia de Ruiz, Mugica, Michoacan, Mexico, 14 Apr 2021 6:59 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#9: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua, 2021-04-14 06:48:50 - 2 reports
#10: 5.0 quake Philippines Sea, 65 km northeast of Dapa, Philippines, 14 Apr 7:09 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#11: 2.7 quake 12 km southeast of Birjand, South Khorasan, Iran, 14 April 2021 15:13 GMT - 2 reports
#12: 2.2 quake 19km E of Little Lake, CA, USA, 14 April 2021 12:08 GMT - 2 reports
#13: 2.6 quake 30km WNW of Petrolia, CA, USA, 14 April 2021 04:39 GMT - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
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Previous news

Thu, 15 Apr 2021, 00:14
4.3 quake 14 Apr 6:54 pm (GMT -5)
A very shallow magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported early evening near Pampa, Gray County, Texas, USA. ... Read all
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