World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 7 July 2021

Thu, 8 Jul 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Jul 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 Jul 2021

Summary: 9 quakes 5.0+, 26 quakes 4.0+, 93 quakes 3.0+, 212 quakes 2.0+ (340 total)
Global seismic activity level on 7 July 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 9 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 93 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 212 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 8 x 1013 joules (22.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 19019 tons of TNT or 1.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (7 Jul 2021):

#1: 5.9 quake South Pacific Ocean 7 Jul 6:39 pm (GMT +12)
#2: 5.3 quake Solomon Sea, 137 km southeast of Honiara, Solomon Islands, 7 Jul 12:24 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 16 km south of Hualien City, Taiwan, 8 Jul 6:11 am (GMT +8)
#4: 5.1 quake Philippines Sea, 16 km south of Hualien City, Taiwan, 7 Jul 7:24 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 5.0 quake 62 km west of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 7 Jul 8:38 am (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake 124 km west of Hollandia, Papua, Indonesia, 7 Jul 9:30 pm (GMT +9)
#7: 5.0 quake Japan Sea, 148 km west of Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan, 8 Jul 2:02 am (GMT +9)
#8: 5.0 quake Indian Ocean 7 Jul 7:39 pm (GMT +1)
#9: 5.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 7 Jul 9:07 pm (GMT -2)
#10: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 7 Jul 4:24 pm (GMT -2)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: Unconfirmed quake reported: 25 km north of Tura, West Garo Hills, Meghalaya, India, 7 Jul 8:51 am (GMT +5:30) - 190 reports
#2: Unconfirmed quake reported: 4.6 km north of Dubai City, United Arab Emirates, 7 Jul 11:44 pm (GMT +4) - 134 reports
#3: Unconfirmed quake reported: Kamrup, 25 km west of Guwahati, Kamrup Metro, Assam, India, 7 Jul 7:31 am (GMT +5:30) - 40 reports
#4: 2.0 quake Bezirk Bülach, 24 km north of Zurich, Zürich District, Zurich, Switzerland, Jul 07 10:25:38 - 37 reports
#5: Unconfirmed quake reported: Nalbari, 25 km southeast of Barpeta, Assam, India, 7 Jul 9:19 am (GMT +5:30) - 26 reports
#6: 4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 46 mi west of Kailua Kona, Hawaii County, USA, 7 Jul 7:40 am (GMT -10) - 15 reports
#7: 4.8 quake Inland Sea, 48 km west of Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan, 8 Jul 2021 1:24 am (GMT +9) - 15 reports
#8: 3.7 quake 31 km southwest of Goālpāra, Goalpara, Assam, India, 2021-07-07 13:56:42 IST - 13 reports
#9: 2.9 quake 29 km west of Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, 7 Jul 2021 6:33 pm (GMT +9:30) - 13 reports
#10: Unconfirmed quake reported: Coochbehar, 18 km southeast of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India, 7 Jul 7:45 am (GMT +5:30) - 11 reports

#11: Unconfirmed quake reported: 16 km northeast of Rāiganj, Dinajpur Uttar, West Bengal, India, 7 Jul 8:28 am (GMT +5:30) - 11 reports
#12: 5.1 quake Philippines Sea, 16 km south of Hualien City, Taiwan, 7 Jul 7:24 pm (GMT +8) - 7 reports
#13: 2.8 quake Grad Petrinja, 16 km west of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 7 July 2021 21:49 GMT - 5 reports
#14: 4.2 quake Inland Sea, 29 km northeast of Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan, 8 Jul 2021 2:39 am (GMT +9) - 4 reports
#15: 4.8 quake Xaignabouli, Thailand, 92 km west of Luang Prabang, Laos, 7 Jul 1:43 pm (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#16: 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 16 km south of Hualien City, Taiwan, 8 Jul 6:11 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#17: 5.0 quake 124 km west of Hollandia, Papua, Indonesia, 7 Jul 9:30 pm (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#18: 2.2 quake 6km WSW of Isla Vista, CA, 7 July 2021 10:56 GMT - 2 reports
#19: 3.4 quake 19 km northeast of Szombathely, Vas, Hungary, 7 Jul 2021 9:47 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#20: 4.7 quake Indian Ocean 7 Jul 3:03 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#21: 2.1 quake Quebec, 81 km west of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 7 July 2021 00:28 GMT - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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