World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 24 November 2021

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

Summary: 7 quakes 5.0+, 34 quakes 4.0+, 230 quakes 3.0+, 248 quakes 2.0+ (519 total)
Global seismic activity level on 24 November 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 34 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 230 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 248 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.5 x 1013 joules (15.3 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 13173 tons of TNT or 0.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, 247 km west of Lautoka, Western, Fiji, Nov 24, 2021 5:53 pm (GMT +12)
#2: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, 252 km west of Lautoka, Western, Fiji, Nov 24, 2021 4:17 pm (GMT +12)
#3: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, 255 km northwest of Lautoka, Western, Fiji, Nov 24, 2021 4:29 pm (GMT +12)
#4: 5.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 20 km east of Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan, Nov 24, 2021 5:06 pm (GMT +9)
#5: 5.1 quake Philippine Sea, Japan, 86 km east of Hualien City, Taiwan, Nov 24, 2021 5:55 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake 35 km north of Guiyang, Guizhou, China, Nov 24, 2021 5:16 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 5.0 quake Coral Sea, 39 km northeast of Lata, Solomon Islands, Nov 25, 2021 10:12 am (GMT +11)
#8: 4.9 quake 2 mi north of Mira Mesa, San Diego County, California, USA, Nov 23, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -8)
#9: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Nov 25, 2021 3:04 am (GMT +13)
#10: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, Nov 25, 2021 1:38 am (GMT +11)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 2.3 quake 6 Km SW of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Nov 24, 2021 4:05 am (GMT -5) - 237 reports

#2: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 7.2 mi northeast of Oxnard, Ventura County, California, USA, Nov 23, 2021 10:27 pm (GMT -8) - 221 reports
#3: 3.6 quake Medea, 18 km southeast of Blida, Algeria, Nov 24, 2021 9:56 pm (GMT +1) - 66 reports
#4: 3.1 quake 5 mi east of Kalaoa, Hawaii County, USA, Nov 24, 2021 7:45 am (GMT -10) - 10 reports
#5: 4.9 quake 2 mi north of Mira Mesa, San Diego County, California, USA, Nov 23, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -8) - 10 reports
#6: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 26 km west of Victoria, Capital Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Nov 24, 2021 11:22 am (GMT -8) - 9 reports
#7: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 29 mi east of San Tan Valley, Pinal County, Arizona, USA, Nov 24, 2021 10:58 am (GMT -7) - 9 reports
#8: 5.1 quake Philippine Sea, Japan, 86 km east of Hualien City, Taiwan, Nov 24, 2021 5:55 pm (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#9: 2.7 quake 3.2 km south of Velingrad, Pazardzhik, Bulgaria, Nov 24, 2021 11:33 pm (GMT +2) - 6 reports
#10: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 5.5 mi northeast of Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA, Nov 24, 2021 11:08 am (GMT -5) - 6 reports
#11: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 11 mi west of Hesperia, San Bernardino County, California, USA, Nov 24, 2021 9:47 am (GMT -8) - 5 reports
#12: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 81 km northwest of Concepcion, Region del Biobio, Chile, Nov 24, 2021 5:03 pm (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#13: 3.8 quake Montalvo, 20 km east of Babahoyo, Provincia de Los Rios, Ecuador, Nov 24, 2021 12:27 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#14: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 2.6 km east of Vienna, Austria, Nov 24, 2021 7:34 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#15: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 5 km north of Albstadt, Tuebingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Nov 24, 2021 2:08 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#16: 2.5 quake 3.5 km northeast of Jhajjar, Haryana, India, Nov 24, 2021 3:01 pm (GMT +5:30) - 3 reports
#17: 3.4 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 24, 2021 7:09 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#18: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 3.5 mi southwest of Roanoke, Virginia, USA, Nov 23, 2021 8:29 pm (GMT -5) - 3 reports
#19: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Monash, 22 km southeast of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Nov 24, 2021 12:23 pm (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#20: 2.5 quake 21km SSE of Willow Creek, CA, Nov 24, 2021 1:26 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#21: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 0.8 km northwest of Basavana Bāgevādi, Vijayapura, Karnataka, India, Nov 24, 2021 11:01 pm (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports
#22: 4.6 quake Tamarugal, 114 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, Nov 24, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#23: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 0.9 mi northwest of Livermore, Alameda County, California, USA, Nov 24, 2021 3:14 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#24: 4.2 quake 0.3 km west of Obigarm, Roghun, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, Nov 24, 2021 7:34 am (GMT +5) - 2 reports
#25: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Yarra Ranges, 5.6 km southeast of Ferntree Gully, Knox, Victoria, Australia, Nov 25, 2021 1:41 am (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#26: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 16 mi southwest of Mobile, Alabama, USA, Nov 24, 2021 9:39 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#27: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 4.3 mi southeast of City of Sammamish, King County, Washington State, USA, Nov 23, 2021 11:07 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#28: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 6.5 km northwest of Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia, Nov 24, 2021 11:20 pm (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#29: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.6 mi northeast of Eden, Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA, Nov 24, 2021 12:16 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#30: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 6.4 km south of Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia, Nov 24, 2021 1:43 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#31: 3.2 quake 13 km north of Priego de Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain, Nov 24, 2021 7:59 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#32: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.2 mi southwest of Surprise, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, Nov 24, 2021 11:15 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#33: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.2 mi northeast of Van Nuys, Condado de Los Angeles County, California, USA, Nov 24, 2021 3:41 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#34: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 10.2 km northeast of St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Nov 24, 2021 4:21 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#35: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 7 mi northwest of Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho, USA, Nov 24, 2021 8:31 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#36: 2.7 quake 24 mi northeast of McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, USA, Nov 24, 2021 4:16 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#37: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 2.7 km south of Munster, Germany, Nov 24, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#38: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.5 km west of Santo Domingo, Nacional, Dominican Republic, Nov 24, 2021 3:01 am (GMT -4) - 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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