World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 8 January 2022

Sun, 9 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Jan 2022

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 25 quakes 4.0+, 124 quakes 3.0+, 202 quakes 2.0+ (356 total)
Global seismic activity level on 8 January 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 124 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 202 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.7 x 1013 joules (18.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15967 tons of TNT or 1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 Jan 2022):

#1: 5.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, Chile, Jan 7, 2022 10:24 pm (GMT -5)
#2: 5.3 quake North Maluku, Indonesia, Jan 8, 2022 6:53 pm (GMT +9)
#3: 5.2 quake Southern Yukon Territory, Canada, Jan 8, 2022 1:16 am (GMT -7)
#4: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 8, 2022 9:34 pm (GMT +13)
#5: 5.0 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 8, 2022 6:30 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, Chile, Jan 7, 2022 10:22 pm (GMT -5)
#7: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Jan 8, 2022 1:56 pm (GMT -2)
#8: 4.7 quake Aru Sea, Indonesia, Jan 8, 2022 11:20 pm (GMT +9)
#9: 4.7 quake Tajikistan-Xinjiang Border Region Jan 9, 2022 12:56 am (GMT +5)
#10: 4.5 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 8, 2022 9:26 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.5 quake Ventura County, California, USA, Jan 7, 2022 10:21 pm (GMT -8) - 12 reports
#2: 3.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 83 km south of Lima, Peru, Jan 8, 2022 2:54 am (GMT -5) - 6 reports
#3: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, Chile, Jan 7, 2022 10:22 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#4: 2.0 quake 8km NW of Fillmore, CA, Jan 7, 2022 10:24 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#5: 5.2 quake Southern Yukon Territory, Canada, Jan 8, 2022 1:16 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#6: 2.8 quake Charente-Maritime, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, Jan 8, 2022 11:11 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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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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Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Jan 2022
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Global seismic activity level on 7 January 2022: HIGH
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