World Earthquake Report for Friday, 3 December 2021

Sat, 4 Dec 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  4 Dec 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 4 Dec 2021

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 2 quakes 5.0+, 33 quakes 4.0+, 130 quakes 3.0+, 230 quakes 2.0+ (397 total)
Global seismic activity level on 3 December 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 130 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 230 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.1 x 1014 joules (59.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 51131 tons of TNT or 3.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (3 Dec 2021):

#1: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, Chile, Dec 2, 2021 9:40 pm (GMT -7)
#2: 6.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Dec 3, 2021 6:33 am (GMT -2)
#3: 5.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, 260 km south of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Dec 3, 2021 9:40 pm (GMT +13)
#4: 5.2 quake Philippine Sea, 8.6 km southwest of Gobō, Wakayama, Japan, Dec 3, 2021 9:28 am (GMT +9)
#5: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 264 km south of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Dec 3, 2021 10:20 pm (GMT +13)
#6: 4.8 quake Bering Sea, USA, Dec 3, 2021 12:29 am (GMT -10)
#7: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, Dec 4, 2021 5:26 am (GMT +11)
#8: 4.7 quake Arabian Sea Dec 4, 2021 1:16 am (GMT +4)
#9: 4.6 quake Departamento de Potosi, 181 km east of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, Dec 2, 2021 9:31 pm (GMT -4)
#10: 4.5 quake Indian Ocean, 133 km southwest of Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Dec 3, 2021 2:45 pm (GMT +6)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.2 quake Philippine Sea, 8.6 km southwest of Gobō, Wakayama, Japan, Dec 3, 2021 9:28 am (GMT +9) - 49 reports

#2: 2.8 quake Marion County, 13 mi east of Harrison, Boone County, Arkansas, USA, Dec 3, 2021 5:54 am (GMT -6) - 38 reports
#3: 3.7 quake 20 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, Dec 3, 2021 5:46 pm (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#4: 4.1 quake Ionian Sea, 57 km west of Kalamata, Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece, Dec 3, 2021 9:33 pm (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#5: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, Chile, Dec 2, 2021 9:40 pm (GMT -7) - 4 reports
#6: 2.8 quake 10.9 km northwest of Mahendragarh, Haryana, India, Dec 4, 2021 12:03 am (GMT +5:30) - 3 reports
#7: 3.3 quake Great Barrier Reef, 44 km north of Cannonvale, Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia, Dec 3, 2021 2:16 pm (GMT +10) - 2 reports
#8: 2.0 quake 4.7 km west of Fuorigrotta, Neapel, Campania, Italy, Dec 3, 2021 1:10 pm (GMT +1) - 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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