World Earthquake Report for Friday, 7 January 2022

Sat, 8 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 Jan 2022

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 8 quakes 5.0+, 30 quakes 4.0+, 103 quakes 3.0+, 210 quakes 2.0+ (352 total)
Global seismic activity level on 7 January 2022: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 8 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 103 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 210 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.5 x 1014 joules (153 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 105 tons of TNT or 8.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (7 Jan 2022):

#1: 6.6 quake 139 km north of Xining, Qinghai, China, Jan 8, 2022 1:45 am (GMT +8)
#2: 5.6 quake Provincia de Huarochiri, Lima region, 57 km east of Lima, Peru, Jan 7, 2022 5:27 am (GMT -5)
#3: 5.3 quake Indian Ocean Jan 7, 2022 5:25 pm (GMT +5)
#4: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 7, 2022 6:08 pm (GMT +13)
#5: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 7, 2022 7:45 pm (GMT +13)
#6: 5.1 quake Indian Ocean Jan 8, 2022 2:46 am (GMT +5)
#7: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 8, 2022 12:02 am (GMT +13)
#8: 5.1 quake 129 Km SW of Jinchang, China, Jan 8, 2022 2:09 am (GMT +8)
#9: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 102 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, Jan 7, 2022 11:04 am (GMT -6)
#10: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 7, 2022 2:56 am (GMT -12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.6 quake Provincia de Huarochiri, Lima region, 57 km east of Lima, Peru, Jan 7, 2022 5:27 am (GMT -5) - 57 reports

#2: 3.0 quake Granada, 252 km east of Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain, Jan 7, 2022 8:13 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#3: 2.3 quake Al-Hoceima, Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima, 298 km northeast of Rabat, Morocco, Jan 7, 2022 4:39 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#4: 4.6 quake Mangochi District, Southern Region, 116 km east of Lilongwe, Malawi, Jan 7, 2022 6:45 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#5: 3.8 quake Ansavo, Département de Nippes, 128 km west of Port au Prince, Haiti, Jan 7, 2022 3:14 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#6: 2.5 quake Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, Jan 7, 2022 3:25 am (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#7: 3.6 quake Philippine Sea, 192 km southeast of Manila, Philippines, Jan 7, 2022 11:35 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#8: 3.2 quake Provincia de Llanquihue, Los Lagos, Chile, Jan 7, 2022 5:48 pm (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#9: 4.0 quake Datem del Marañon, Loreto, Peru, Jan 7, 2022 2:48 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news

Fri, 7 Jan 2022, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 Jan 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akuseki-jima (1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake (37 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (3 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Dukono (1 quake mag 3.6), Eldey (1 quake mag 2.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.7) ... Read all
Fri, 7 Jan 2022, 18:01
6.5 quake 8 Jan 1:45 am (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 6.5 earthquake was reported early morning near Xining, Qinghai, China. ... Read all
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