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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 23 April 2021

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

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 42 quakes 4.0+, 140 quakes 3.0+, 308 quakes 2.0+ (495 total)
Global seismic activity level on 23 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 140 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 308 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.2 x 1013 joules (14.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 12443 tons of TNT or 0.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (23 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.7 quake Philippines Sea, Japan, Apr 24, 2021 00:16:22.63
#2: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 23 Apr 3:14 pm (GMT +13)
#3: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 23 Apr 9:18 pm (GMT +12)
#4: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, 23 Apr 11:11 am (GMT -12)
#5: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 112 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, 23 Apr 2021 9:33 am (GMT -6)
#6: 4.9 quake 43 km northwest of Davao City, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, 23 Apr 4:48 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 4.9 quake Viloyati Khatlon, 28 km west of Ārt Khwājah, Khwaja Ghar, Takhar, Afghanistan, 23 Apr 12:50 pm (GMT +5)
#8: 4.9 quake 96 km west of Tomsk, Tomsk Oblast, Russia, 23 Apr 4:26 pm (GMT +7)
#9: 4.9 quake Mindanao (more), 62 km northwest of Butuan, Philippines, 23 Apr 6:39 pm (GMT +8)
#10: 4.9 quake Philippines Sea, 183 km southeast of General Santos City, Philippines, 24 Apr 2:45 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.8 quake Politischer Bezirk Neunkirchen, 15 km southwest of Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, 23 Apr 2021 6:30 pm (GMT +2) - 139 reports
#2: 4.2 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 58 km northwest of Essaouira, Marrakesh-Safi, Morocco, 23 Apr 1:59 am (GMT -1) - 128 reports
#3: 3.0 quake 42 km southwest of Châteauroux, Indre, Centre-Val de Loire, France, 23 Apr 2021 10:51 pm (GMT +2) - 23 reports
#4: 2.1 quake Politischer Bezirk Neunkirchen, 9.8 km southwest of Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, 23 Apr 2021 17:17 - 10 reports
#5: 3.8 quake Aegean Sea, 6.1 km northwest of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 23 April 2021 22:53 GMT - 10 reports
#6: 3.9 quake 28 mi north of Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA, 23 Apr 4:18 am (GMT -7) - 5 reports
#7: 2.8 quake 49 km southwest of Karlovac, Croatia, 23 April 2021 15:22 GMT - 3 reports
#8: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 23 Apr 9:18 pm (GMT +12) - 3 reports
#9: 3.7 quake Provincia de Caylloma, 91 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, 23 April 2021 08:59 GMT - 2 reports
#10: 3.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 23 April 2021 13:02 GMT - 2 reports
#11: 3.3 quake Aegean Sea, Greece, 30 km west of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 23 April 2021 17:10 GMT - 2 reports
#12: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 112 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, 23 Apr 2021 9:33 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#13: 3.6 quake 41 km northeast of Maasin, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, 23 April 2021 13:38 GMT - 2 reports
#14: 2.6 quake Aegean Sea, 6.4 km northwest of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 23 April 2021 22:24 GMT - 2 reports
#15: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 64 km west of Huarmey, Ancash, Peru, 22 Apr 8:20 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#16: 2.2 quake Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima, 40 km north of Taounate, Fès-Meknès, Morocco, 23 April 2021 00:03 GMT - 2 reports
#17: 4.9 quake 43 km northwest of Davao City, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, 23 Apr 4:48 pm (GMT +8) - 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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