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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 24 May 2021

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

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 37 quakes 4.0+, 135 quakes 3.0+, 254 quakes 2.0+ (432 total)
Global seismic activity level on 24 May 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 135 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 254 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.3 x 1013 joules (9.06 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7794 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 25 May 11:46 am (GMT +12)
#2: 5.1 quake China: 742km NNE of Pangin, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 2021-05-24 14:01:32 IST
#3: 5.1 quake North Pacific Ocean 2021-05-24 05:14:13
#4: 5.1 quake Indian Ocean, 88 km west of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia, 24 May 2021 10:05 pm (GMT +7)
#5: 5.0 quake 67 km north of Khorixas, Kunene, Namibia, 24 May 10:27 am (GMT +2)
#6: 5.0 quake Celebes Sea, 44 km south of General Santos City, Philippines, 25 May 3:46 am (GMT +8)
#7: 4.8 quake North Atlantic Ocean 23 May 10:01 pm (GMT -3)
#8: 4.8 quake East China Sea, 94 km southwest of Itoman, Okinawa, Japan, 24 May 10:41 pm (GMT +8)
#9: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean 25 May 5:06 am (GMT +12)
#10: 4.7 quake Philippines Sea, 37 km west of Hachijojima Island, Japan, 24 May 12:52 pm (GMT +9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: Unconfirmed quake reported: 7.9 mi northwest of Newport News, Virginia, USA, 24 May 11:05 am (GMT -4) - 298 reports
#2: 4.2 quake Mtskheta-Mtianeti, 66 km southeast of Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia, Russia, 25 May 12:43 am (GMT +3) - 76 reports
#3: Unconfirmed quake reported: Daryā-ye 'Omān, Oman, 5.5 km northeast of Dibba Al-Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, 24 May 2021 01:04 GMT - 25 reports
#4: Unconfirmed quake reported: Nyabihu District, 30 km east of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda, 24 May 2021 08:38 GMT - 20 reports
#5: 5.0 quake Celebes Sea, 44 km south of General Santos City, Philippines, 25 May 3:46 am (GMT +8) - 18 reports
#6: 3.4 quake Iceland: 5.2 Km SE of Helgafell 24 May 2021 21:36 GMT - 9 reports
#7: 5.0 quake 67 km north of Khorixas, Kunene, Namibia, 24 May 10:27 am (GMT +2) - 7 reports
#8: Unconfirmed quake reported: 3.3 mi south of Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA, 24 May 2021 05:17 GMT - 7 reports
#9: 2.1 quake Near Portola, California, USA, 24 May 2021 14:15 GMT - 6 reports
#10: 2.4 quake Virovitica-Podravina, 24 km south of Zagreb, Croatia, 24 May 2021 12:43 GMT - 6 reports
#11: 4.8 quake East China Sea, 94 km southwest of Itoman, Okinawa, Japan, 24 May 10:41 pm (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#12: 3.0 quake Mavrovo and Rostuša, 18 km southwest of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 24 May 2021 01:52 GMT - 5 reports
#13: 3.0 quake Mavrovo and Rostuša, 15 km southwest of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 24 May 2021 02:59 GMT - 5 reports
#14: 4.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, 81 km southwest of Trujillo, La Libertad, Peru, 24 May 3:09 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#15: 2.0 quake 6km SW of Gilroy, CA, 24 May 2021 09:31 GMT - 4 reports
#16: 2.3 quake Quebec, 84 km northeast of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 24 May 2021 13:07 GMT - 3 reports
#17: 2.4 quake 1km NW of Lake Davis, CA, 24 May 2021 15:29 GMT - 3 reports
#18: 2.3 quake 9.4 km east of Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, 25 May 2021 - 03:34 AM (PST) - 3 reports
#19: 5.1 quake China: 742km NNE of Pangin, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 2021-05-24 14:01:32 IST - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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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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