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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 2 August 2021

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

Summary: 8 quakes 5.0+, 43 quakes 4.0+, 129 quakes 3.0+, 325 quakes 2.0+ (505 total)
Global seismic activity level on 2 August 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 8 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 43 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 129 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 325 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2 x 1014 joules (33.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 28471 tons of TNT or 1.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (2 Aug 2021):

#1: 5.9 quake Indian Ocean, 249 km west of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, 3 Aug 5:48 am (GMT +7)
#2: 5.8 quake Aru Sea, 191 km northeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, 2 Aug 2:01 pm (GMT +9)
#3: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 2 Aug 1:27 pm (GMT +12)
#4: 5.3 quake North Pacific Ocean, 124 km south of Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, 2 Aug 1:29 pm (GMT +10)
#5: 5.3 quake Indian Ocean, 239 km west of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, 3 Aug 6:00 am (GMT +7)
#6: 5.2 quake Molucca Sea, 119 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, 3 Aug 12:04 am (GMT +9)
#7: 5.1 quake South Atlantic Ocean 2 Aug 2:28 am (GMT -1)
#8: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 3 Aug 5:34 am (GMT +12)
#9: 4.9 quake Tamu District, 80 km north of Mawlaik, Sagaing Region, Myanmar (Burma), 2 Aug 2021 8:16 pm (GMT +5:30)
#10: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 128 km east of Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, 3 Aug 12:20 am (GMT +10)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.7 quake Converse County, 21 mi northeast of Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA, 1 Aug 2021 9:50 pm (GMT -6) - 254 reports
#2: 4.5 quake 63 km southwest of Kuwait City, Al Asimah, Kuwait, 2 Aug 11:31 am (GMT +3) - 244 reports
#3: 3.7 quake Alboran Sea, 27 km east of Al Hoceima, Morocco, 2 August 2021 14:06 GMT - 31 reports
#4: 4.1 quake Canton Montecristi, 25 km south of Manta Ecuador, Ecuador, 2021-08-02 14:24:06 - 9 reports
#5: 2.1 quake 5km SSE of Cloverdale, CA, 2 August 2021 11:25 GMT - 5 reports
#6: 2.9 quake 13 mi east of San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA, 2 August 2021 23:05 GMT - 4 reports
#7: 5.9 quake Indian Ocean, 249 km west of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, 3 Aug 5:48 am (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#8: 2.6 quake 13 km south of Zupanjac, Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina, 2 August 2021 09:36 GMT - 3 reports
#9: 3.3 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 72 km north of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, 2 August 2021 17:04 GMT - 2 reports
#10: 3.4 quake 10.2 km southeast of Guadalupe Victoria, Mexico, 2021-08-02 03:50:26 (Hora de México) - 2 reports
#11: 3.6 quake 13 km southwest of Sullana, Piura, Peru, 2 August 2021 03:34 GMT - 2 reports
#12: 3.1 quake Philippines Sea, 71 km southeast of Tacloban City, Philippines, 03 August 2021 - 06:29 AM (PST) - 2 reports
#13: 4.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 89 km southwest of Corinto, Nicaragua, 2021-08-01 19:49:44 - 2 reports
#14: 4.1 quake Villa Hidalgo, 43 km southeast of Nacozari Viejo, Mexico, 2021-08-02 13:30:22 (Hora de México) - 2 reports
#15: 3.0 quake 24 km south of Iraklion, Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, 2 August 2021 07:53 GMT - 2 reports
#16: 2.5 quake 28 km southeast of Iraklion, Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, 2 August 2021 08:05 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

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