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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 26 April 2021

Tue, 27 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Apr 2021

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 123 quakes 3.0+, 251 quakes 2.0+ (409 total)
Global seismic activity level on 26 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 123 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 251 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6 x 1013 joules (16.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 14427 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (26 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 27 Apr 1:42 am (GMT +12)
#2: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 27 Apr 9:12 am (GMT +12)
#3: 5.3 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 26 Apr 5:13 pm (GMT -2)
#4: 5.2 quake Almaty Oblysy, 113 km southeast of Balqash, Karaganda, Kazakhstan, 26 Apr 12:28 pm (GMT +6)
#5: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 27 Apr 9:07 am (GMT +12)
#6: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 26 Apr 1:18 pm (GMT +11)
#7: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 27 Apr 7:58 am (GMT +12)
#8: 4.8 quake North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal, 26 Apr 2:01 am (GMT -1)
#9: 4.8 quake 155 km southeast of Kucha, Xinjiang, China, 26 Apr 1:48 pm (GMT +8)
#10: 4.8 quake 83 km southeast of Turpan, Xinjiang, China, 26 Apr 2:36 pm (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 2.6 quake SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF., USA, 26 April 2021 11:44 GMT - 68 reports
#2: 3.2 quake Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA, 26 Apr 2021 5:37 am (GMT -7) - 17 reports
#3: 3.8 quake Aegean Sea, Greece, 28 km west of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 26 April 2021 19:21 GMT - 14 reports
#4: 3.3 quake Lake County, 22 mi north of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA, 25 Apr 2021 9:05 pm (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#5: 2.4 quake Skagit County, 26 mi southeast of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Washington, USA, 26 Apr 2021 12:50 am (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#6: 4.8 quake North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal, 26 Apr 2:01 am (GMT -1) - 6 reports
#7: 3.9 quake 16 km west of La Troncal, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador, 2021-04-26 11:58:11 - 3 reports
#8: 2.0 quake Skagit County, 28 mi southeast of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Washington, USA, 26 April 2021 09:12 GMT - 3 reports
#9: 4.0 quake 17 km west of La Troncal, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador, 2021-04-26 08:21:03 - 3 reports
#10: 3.1 quake Orange Free State, 10.7 km east of Orkney, South Africa, 2021-04-27 01:24:29 SAST (GMT+02:00) - 3 reports
#11: 4.1 quake Aegean Sea, 51 km south of Kos Town, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, 26 Apr 10:58 pm (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#12: 4.1 quake Juárez, 86 km northwest of San Felipe, Mexico, 2021-04-26 00:12:07 (Hora de México) - 3 reports
#13: 3.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 55 mi west of Kalaoa, Hawaii County, USA, 26 Apr 2021 1:05 pm (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#14: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 27 Apr 9:12 am (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#15: 2.0 quake Aegean Sea, Greece, 24 km west of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, 26 April 2021 19:31 GMT - 2 reports
#16: 3.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 19 mi southwest of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii County, USA, 26 Apr 2021 6:18 am (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#17: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 26 Apr 4:20 pm (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#18: 3.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 83 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, 26 April 2021 03:15 GMT - 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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