World Earthquake Report for Friday, 30 April 2021

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Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  1 May 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 May 2021

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 30 quakes 4.0+, 121 quakes 3.0+, 243 quakes 2.0+ (398 total)
Global seismic activity level on 30 April 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 121 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 243 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1013 joules (8.62 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7417 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (30 Apr 2021):

#1: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 30 Apr 2:06 pm (GMT +12)
#2: 5.3 quake Indian Ocean, 132 km west of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, 30 Apr 10:43 pm (GMT +6)
#3: 5.1 quake Coral Sea, 144 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands, 30 Apr 4:18 pm (GMT +11)
#4: 5.1 quake Karaganda, 223 km south of Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, 30 Apr 2:59 pm (GMT +6)
#5: 4.9 quake 64 km southwest of Leninsk-Kuznetsky, Kemerovo Oblast, Russia, 30 Apr 2:22 pm (GMT +7)
#6: 4.9 quake 38 km west of Kŭlob, Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan, 30 Apr 2021 7:21 pm (GMT +5)
#7: 4.9 quake Philippines Sea, 35 km southeast of Owase, Mie, Japan, 1 May 2021 2:45 am (GMT +9)
#8: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean, French Southern Territories, 1 May 2:49 am (GMT +5)
#9: 4.8 quake 80 km southeast of Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, 1 May 6:34 am (GMT +8)
#10: 4.7 quake 113 km northeast of Xinyuan, Xinjiang, China, 30 Apr 1:39 pm (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.7 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 25 km southeast of Manavgat, Antalya, Turkey, 30 April 2021 07:52 GMT - 47 reports

#2: 3.1 quake 9.2 km south of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, 30 April 2021 19:35 GMT - 31 reports
#3: 3.5 quake 29 km west of Tezpur, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 2021-04-30 16:49:28 IST - 17 reports
#4: 3.0 quake Grad Glina, 19 km west of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 30 April 2021 18:43 GMT - 13 reports
#5: 3.2 quake 15 km southwest of Dhekiajuli, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 2021-04-30 18:27:31 IST - 12 reports
#6: 2.6 quake 1 mi north of Yucaipa, San Bernardino County, California, USA, 30 April 2021 21:35 GMT - 5 reports
#7: 4.4 quake Hpa-an District, Kayin State, 55 km east of Taungoo, Myanmar (Burma), 1 May 2021 3:17 am (GMT +6:30) - 5 reports
#8: 2.9 quake Ludhiana, 17 km northeast of Māler Kotla, Sangrur, Punjab, India, 2021-04-30 19:44:08 IST - 5 reports
#9: 3.2 quake 9 mi northwest of Midland, Texas, USA, 30 Apr 2021 5:15 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#10: 2.2 quake 3 Km WSW of Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii, USA, 30 April 2021 00:58 GMT - 3 reports
#11: 4.3 quake Yukon-Koyukuk Parish, 138 mi west of Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 30 Apr 9:19 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#12: 3.6 quake Hkamti District, 86 km north of Mawlaik, Sagaing Region, Myanmar (Burma), 2021-04-30 19:10:06 IST - 3 reports
#13: 2.0 quake 3km NW of Fontana, CA, USA, 30 April 2021 01:48 GMT - 3 reports
#14: 2.9 quake Morgan County, 16 mi east of Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA, 30 April 2021 02:14 GMT - 3 reports
#15: 5.3 quake Indian Ocean, 132 km west of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, 30 Apr 10:43 pm (GMT +6) - 2 reports
#16: 2.9 quake 49 km south of Rasht, Ostān-e Gīlān, Iran, 30 April 2021 17:21 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

Previous news

Fri, 30 Apr 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Apr 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.6), Arayat (1 quake mag 3.0), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.2-2.8), Coso (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.1) ... Read all
Fri, 30 Apr 2021, 22:46
4.7 quake 1 May 6:34 am (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.7 earthquake near Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, was reported only 11 minutes ago by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Saturday 1 May 2021 at 6:34 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... Read all
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