World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 4 January 2022

Wed, 5 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Jan 2022

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 2 quakes 5.0+, 26 quakes 4.0+, 119 quakes 3.0+, 198 quakes 2.0+ (347 total)
Global seismic activity level on 4 January 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 119 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 198 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2 x 1014 joules (54.3 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 46717 tons of TNT or 2.9 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (4 Jan 2022):

#1: 6.1 quake North Atlantic Ocean Jan 4, 2022 1:18 am (GMT -2)
#2: 6.0 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, Jan 5, 2022 5:55 am (GMT +9)
#3: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, Vanuatu, Jan 5, 2022 5:31 am (GMT +11)
#4: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, Tonga, Jan 4, 2022 3:35 pm (GMT +13)
#5: 4.9 quake Mongolia: WESTERN NEI MONGOL, CHINA, Jan 4, 2022 11:40 am (GMT +7)
#6: 4.9 quake 80 Km W of Xinyuan, China, Jan 4, 2022 12:45 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 4.7 quake Andaman Sea, India, Jan 4, 2022 8:32 pm (GMT +5:30)
#8: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 66 km south of Tashiro Jima Island, Japan, Jan 4, 2022 2:35 pm (GMT +9)
#9: 4.6 quake Vietnam Jan 5, 2022 1:23 am (GMT +7)
#10: 4.5 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, Jan 4, 2022 10:02 pm (GMT +9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.2 quake Porrentruy District, Jura, 62 km northwest of Berna, Switzerland, Jan 4, 2022 1:38 am (GMT +1) - 88 reports
#2: 2.8 quake 3 Km NW of Timberlake, Ohio, Jan 4, 2022 8:20 am (GMT -5) - 65 reports
#3: 3.7 quake North District, Sikkim, India, Jan 5, 2022 3:01 am (GMT +5:30) - 45 reports
#4: 4.3 quake Chamba, 228 km northwest of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India, Jan 4, 2022 10:45 pm (GMT +5:30) - 28 reports
#5: 4.3 quake Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, Jan 3, 2022 2:13 pm (GMT -10) - 17 reports
#6: 3.4 quake 21 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, Jan 4, 2022 3:50 am (GMT +2) - 14 reports
#7: 3.8 quake Aegean Sea, 142 km west of Crete Island, Greece, Jan 4, 2022 2:54 pm (GMT +2) - 8 reports
#8: 4.1 quake 13 Km SE of Parral, Chile, Jan 4, 2022 4:06 am (GMT -3) - 6 reports
#9: 6.1 quake North Atlantic Ocean Jan 4, 2022 1:18 am (GMT -2) - 5 reports
#10: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, Vanuatu, Jan 5, 2022 5:31 am (GMT +11) - 3 reports
#11: 2.1 quake 2km W of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Jan 4, 2022 4:42 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#12: 3.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, USA, Jan 4, 2022 9:44 am (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#13: 6.0 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, Jan 5, 2022 5:55 am (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#14: 2.2 quake Canton Pujili, Provincia de Cotopaxi, 82 km south of Quito, Ecuador, Jan 4, 2022 2:16 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#15: 4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, Jan 4, 2022 1:13 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#16: 3.6 quake Elko County, Nevada, USA, Jan 4, 2022 3:22 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#17: 2.8 quake Sonoma County, California, USA, Jan 3, 2022 11:07 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#18: 3.0 quake Mayagüez Barrio-Pueblo, 115 km west of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jan 4, 2022 3:45 pm (GMT -4) - 2 reports
#19: 3.7 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 109 km north of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jan 3, 2022 10:23 pm (GMT -4) - 2 reports

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