World Earthquake Report for Monday, 3 January 2022

Tue, 4 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  4 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 4 Jan 2022

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 2 quakes 5.0+, 33 quakes 4.0+, 122 quakes 3.0+, 238 quakes 2.0+ (397 total)
Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 122 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 238 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.3 x 1014 joules (64.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 55558 tons of TNT or 3.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (3 Jan 2022):

#1: 6.2 quake Philippine Sea, Taiwan, 92 km southwest of Kumi Island, Okinawa, Japan, Jan 3, 2022 5:46 pm (GMT +8)
#2: 6.0 quake Coral Sea, Vanuatu, Jan 3, 2022 1:09 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.8 quake Philippine Sea, Japan, Jan 4, 2022 6:08 am (GMT +9)
#4: 5.0 quake Philippine Sea, 131 km southeast of Taipei, Taiwan, Jan 4, 2022 8:17 am (GMT +9)
#5: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 3, 2022 12:07 am (GMT -12)
#6: 4.8 quake Kazakhstan: SOUTHWESTERN SIBERIA, RUSSIA, Jan 3, 2022 2:16 pm (GMT +7)
#7: 4.7 quake North Atlantic Ocean Jan 3, 2022 8:21 am (GMT -3)
#8: 4.6 quake EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN Jan 3, 2022 1:22 pm (GMT +6)
#9: 4.6 quake Zirandaro, Guerrero, 236 km southwest of Mexico, Jan 3, 2022 11:34 am (GMT -6)
#10: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, Jan 4, 2022 2:49 am (GMT +12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.0 quake Laguna, Calabarzon, 37 km southeast of Manila, Philippines, Jan 3, 2022 7:09 pm (GMT +8) - 149 reports

#2: 2.5 quake Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA, Jan 3, 2022 5:49 am (GMT -5) - 68 reports
#3: 6.2 quake Philippine Sea, Taiwan, 92 km southwest of Kumi Island, Okinawa, Japan, Jan 3, 2022 5:46 pm (GMT +8) - 41 reports
#4: 3.9 quake Kern County, California, USA, Jan 2, 2022 6:34 pm (GMT -8) - 33 reports
#5: 4.6 quake Zirandaro, Guerrero, 236 km southwest of Mexico, Jan 3, 2022 11:34 am (GMT -6) - 8 reports
#6: 3.6 quake Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Jan 3, 2022 10:39 am (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#7: 3.0 quake Kern County, California, USA, Jan 2, 2022 7:02 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#8: 3.5 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 3, 2022 2:04 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#9: 2.2 quake 6 Km E of Diamond City, Arkansas, Jan 2, 2022 11:46 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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