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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Thu, 22 Jul 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Jul 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Jul 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 5 quakes 5.0+, 37 quakes 4.0+, 123 quakes 3.0+, 285 quakes 2.0+ (451 total)
Global seismic activity level on 21 July 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 123 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 285 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.6 x 1014 joules (44.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 38504 tons of TNT or 2.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (21 Jul 2021):

#1: 6.1 quake Bismarck Sea, 233 km northeast of Madang, Papua New Guinea, 22 Jul 12:26 am (GMT +10)
#2: 5.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 124 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 3:15 pm (GMT -6)
#3: 5.2 quake 54 km north of Polewali, West Sulawesi, Indonesia, 22 Jul 1:44 am (GMT +8)
#4: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 22 Jul 5:14 am (GMT +12)
#5: 5.0 quake Provincia de San Ignacio, 61 km north of Jaén, Cajamarca, Peru, 21 Jul 10:07 am (GMT -5)
#6: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 127 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 4:26 pm (GMT -6)
#7: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, St. Helena, 21 Jul 1:19 am (GMT -1)
#8: 4.8 quake 55 km east of Rasht, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, 21 Jul 11:09 am (GMT +5)
#9: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 22 Jul 1:48 am (GMT +12)
#10: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 22 Jul 2:37 am (GMT +12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 124 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 3:15 pm (GMT -6) - 285 reports
#2: 4.3 quake Los Chiles, 42 km east of San Jose, Upala, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica, 2021-07-21 15:16:11 - 68 reports
#3: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 127 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 4:26 pm (GMT -6) - 19 reports
#4: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 95 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 3:34 pm (GMT -6) - 11 reports
#5: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 39 mi south of Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA, 21 Jul 3:05 am (GMT -7) - 8 reports
#6: Unconfirmed quake reported: Kamonyi District, Southern Province, 13 km west of Kigali, Rwanda, 21 July 2021 16:32 GMT - 7 reports
#7: Unconfirmed quake reported: Tomil Municipality, 5.1 km northeast of Colonia, Micronesia, 21 Jul 11:32 pm (GMT +10) - 7 reports
#8: 4.0 quake Baru District, 60 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, 21 Jul 3:55 pm (GMT -6) - 6 reports
#9: 5.2 quake 54 km north of Polewali, West Sulawesi, Indonesia, 22 Jul 1:44 am (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#10: 5.0 quake Provincia de San Ignacio, 61 km north of Jaén, Cajamarca, Peru, 21 Jul 10:07 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#11: 3.9 quake Guatuso, 49 km southeast of San Jose, Upala, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica, 20 de julio del 2021 11:33 pm - 5 reports
#12: 2.4 quake Grad Petrinja, 7.1 km west of Sisak, Sisak-Moslavina, Croatia, 21 July 2021 16:55 GMT - 3 reports
#13: 3.3 quake Matanuska-Susitna Parish, 14 mi north of Alaska City, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 21 Jul 2021 7:12 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#14: 2.3 quake 9km ESE of Cloverdale, CA, 21 July 2021 07:51 GMT - 2 reports
#15: 2.7 quake 15 mi southeast of Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA, 21 July 2021 01:57 GMT - 2 reports
#16: 2.7 quake Desamparados, 7.1 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, 20 de julio del 2021 6:14 pm - 2 reports
#17: 3.3 quake Macaracas District, Provincia de Los Santos, 74 km southeast of Santiago, Panama, 21 July 2021 21:15 GMT - 2 reports
#18: 3.9 quake 33 mi southeast of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, USA, 21 Jul 5:04 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#19: 3.3 quake Tarrazu, 45 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, 2021-07-21 04:56:10 - 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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