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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 24 April 2021

Sun, 25 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Apr 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 3 quakes 5.0+, 45 quakes 4.0+, 114 quakes 3.0+, 268 quakes 2.0+ (431 total)
Global seismic activity level on 24 April 2021: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 45 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 114 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 268 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.9 x 1014 joules (108 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 92547 tons of TNT or 5.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (24 Apr 2021):

#1: 6.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 282 km northwest of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, 24 Apr 1:23 pm (GMT +13)
#2: 5.5 quake Arabian Sea, Yemen, 24 Apr 10:00 pm (GMT +4)
#3: 5.2 quake 23 km northwest of Kokand, Fergana, Uzbekistan, 24 Apr 1:06 pm (GMT +5)
#4: 5.0 quake Bering Sea, USA, 24 Apr 12:30 am (GMT -9)
#5: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 24 Apr 1:14 pm (GMT +12)
#6: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 24 Apr 2:25 pm (GMT +12)
#7: 4.8 quake Banda Sea, 178 km east of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 24 Apr 5:50 pm (GMT +9)
#8: 4.8 quake Xinjiang, 59 km south of Druzhba, Alakol District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, 24 Apr 5:06 pm (GMT +8)
#9: 4.8 quake 94 km northeast of Kiunga, North Fly, Western Province, Papua New Guinea, 25 Apr 7:24 am (GMT +10)
#10: 4.7 quake 1.4 km east of Novaya Chara, Transbaikal Territory, Russia, 24 Apr 4:40 pm (GMT +9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.4 quake Politischer Bezirk Wiener Neustadt, 4.7 km west of Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, 24 Apr 2021 11:30 am (GMT +2) - 131 reports
#2: 2.7 quake Balata, 11 km northeast of Castries, Ciceron, Castries, St. Lucia, 24 April 2021 03:28 GMT - 54 reports
#3: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 72 km west of Trujillo, La Libertad, Peru, 24 Apr 12:01 am (GMT -5) - 27 reports
#4: 3.0 quake 7.9 km northwest of Masaya, Nicaragua, 24 April 2021 03:23 GMT - 8 reports
#5: 2.9 quake Departamento de Masaya, 18 km southeast of Managua, Nicaragua, 24 April 2021 03:09 GMT - 4 reports
#6: 4.4 quake Ionian Sea, 80 km southwest of Pýrgos, Ilia Prefecture, West Greece, 24 Apr 7:17 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#7: 2.8 quake E BURGANES DE VALVERDE.ZA, Spain, 24 April 2021 06:09 GMT - 2 reports
#8: 3.0 quake 3.9 Km NE of Krýsuvík, Iceland, 24 April 2021 12:32 GMT - 2 reports
#9: 5.2 quake 23 km northwest of Kokand, Fergana, Uzbekistan, 24 Apr 1:06 pm (GMT +5) - 2 reports
#10: 3.3 quake 12 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua, 24 April 2021 21:32 GMT - 2 reports
#11: 2.1 quake 0.8 km southwest of Sparta, Turkey, 24 April 2021 21:59 GMT - 2 reports
#12: 3.0 quake 28 km south of Pau, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, 24 Apr 2021 9:54 am (GMT +2) - 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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