World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 28 April 2021

Thu, 29 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Apr 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Apr 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 2 quakes 5.0+, 42 quakes 4.0+, 121 quakes 3.0+, 223 quakes 2.0+ (389 total)
Global seismic activity level on 28 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 121 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 223 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 8.3 x 1013 joules (23.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 19941 tons of TNT or 1.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (28 Apr 2021):

#1: 6.0 quake 7.7 km northwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 Apr 7:51 am (GMT +5:30)
#2: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 28 Apr 2:57 pm (GMT +12)
#3: 5.0 quake Kargil, Ladakh, 86 km east of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 28 Apr 3:57 pm (GMT +5:30)
#4: 4.9 quake 4.8 km north of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 Apr 8:03 am (GMT +5:30)
#5: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 28 Apr 4:24 pm (GMT +12)
#6: 4.9 quake 25 km west of Tezpur, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 29 Apr 1:20 am (GMT +5:30)
#7: 4.8 quake Banda Sea, 105 km northwest of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, 28 Apr 11:57 am (GMT +9)
#8: 4.8 quake SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA, 28 Apr 11:08 am (GMT +8)
#9: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 29 Apr 3:25 am (GMT +12)
#10: 4.8 quake 47 km north of Tartagal, Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina, 28 Apr 3:58 pm (GMT -3)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 6.0 quake 7.7 km northwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 Apr 7:51 am (GMT +5:30) - 3871 reports

#2: 4.9 quake 25 km west of Tezpur, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 29 Apr 1:20 am (GMT +5:30) - 377 reports
#3: 2.9 quake 19 km northwest of Challans, Vendée, Pays de la Loire, France, 28 April 2021 20:13 GMT - 182 reports
#4: 4.9 quake 4.8 km north of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 Apr 8:03 am (GMT +5:30) - 175 reports
#5: 2.8 quake 2.7 mi southeast of Berkeley, Alameda County, California, USA, 28 April 2021 07:18 GMT - 149 reports
#6: 3.5 quake 29 mi east of Ramona, San Diego County, California, USA, 28 Apr 2021 3:50 am (GMT -7) - 72 reports
#7: 4.1 quake Guelma, 13 km west of Souk Ahras, Algeria, 28 Apr 12:32 pm (GMT +1) - 32 reports
#8: 2.7 quake 5.6 km northwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 20:22 GMT - 27 reports
#9: 4.0 quake 6.9 km west of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 Apr 8:13 am (GMT +5:30) - 25 reports
#10: 3.6 quake 13 km south of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 03:14 GMT - 24 reports
#11: 3.6 quake Sonitpur, 8.3 km north of Dhing, Nagaon, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 02:55 GMT - 24 reports
#12: 3.4 quake 9.5 km south of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 05:09 GMT - 19 reports
#13: 4.1 quake Alboran Sea, 45 km northeast of Al Hoceima, Morocco, 28 Apr 2:40 pm (GMT +2) - 17 reports
#14: 3.0 quake 12 km southwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 12:09 GMT - 10 reports
#15: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, USA, 28 Apr 12:36 pm (GMT -9) - 9 reports
#16: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 67 km south of San Salvador, El Salvador, 2021-04-28 01:43:25 - 9 reports
#17: 3.1 quake Zagreb County, 19 km west of Zagreb, HR.21.3186885, City of Zagreb, Croatia, 28 April 2021 02:57 GMT - 8 reports
#18: 3.2 quake 9.8 km southeast of Dhing, Nagaon, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 04:35 GMT - 7 reports
#19: 4.6 quake Rorainopolis, Roraima, Brazil, 27 Apr 11:26 pm (GMT -4) - 5 reports
#20: 2.7 quake 6.5 km northwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 21:08 GMT - 4 reports
#21: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 89 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 29 Apr 7:33 am (GMT +12) - 4 reports
#22: 4.1 quake 28 mi east of Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada, USA, 28 Apr 2021 4:57 am (GMT -7) - 4 reports
#23: 3.2 quake Alboran Sea, 34 km northeast of Al Hoceima, Morocco, 28 April 2021 14:45 GMT - 2 reports
#24: 2.8 quake Udalguri, 10.2 km west of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 16:08 GMT - 2 reports
#25: 2.9 quake Udalguri, 7.8 km west of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 28 April 2021 19:40 GMT - 2 reports
#26: 5.0 quake Kargil, Ladakh, 86 km east of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, 28 Apr 3:57 pm (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports

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