World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 9 January 2022

Mon, 10 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2022

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 27 quakes 4.0+, 102 quakes 3.0+, 240 quakes 2.0+ (374 total)
Global seismic activity level on 9 January 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 102 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 240 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 8.6 x 1013 joules (23.9 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 20569 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (9 Jan 2022):

#1: 5.9 quake Solomon Sea, Papua New Guinea, Jan 9, 2022 12:05 pm (GMT +10)
#2: 5.6 quake North Maluku, Indonesia, Jan 10, 2022 6:59 am (GMT +9)
#3: 5.3 quake Florina, West Macedonia, Greece, Jan 9, 2022 11:43 pm (GMT +2)
#4: 5.3 quake North Maluku, Indonesia, Jan 10, 2022 6:27 am (GMT +9)
#5: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 9, 2022 8:25 am (GMT -12)
#6: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, Papua New Guinea, Jan 9, 2022 7:13 pm (GMT +10)
#7: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 9, 2022 9:35 am (GMT -12)
#8: 4.9 quake Philippine Sea, Indonesia, Jan 10, 2022 8:46 am (GMT +9)
#9: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, Jan 9, 2022 11:10 am (GMT -6)
#10: 4.8 quake Gulf of Tomini, Indonesia, Jan 9, 2022 10:35 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.3 quake Florina, West Macedonia, Greece, Jan 9, 2022 11:43 pm (GMT +2) - 263 reports
#2: 4.6 quake Bitola, 121 km south of Skopje, North Macedonia, Jan 9, 2022 10:53 pm (GMT +1) - 33 reports
#3: 3.1 quake Ontario, Canada, Jan 9, 2022 6:52 am (GMT -5) - 15 reports
#4: 3.6 quake Florina, West Macedonia, Greece, Jan 9, 2022 11:51 pm (GMT +2) - 6 reports
#5: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 98 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, Jan 9, 2022 11:10 am (GMT -6) - 5 reports
#6: 2.5 quake Adriatic Sea, 37 km west of Tirana, Albania, Jan 9, 2022 10:31 pm (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#7: 3.1 quake Florina, West Macedonia, Greece, Jan 9, 2022 11:49 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#8: 3.7 quake Qarku i Korçës, 102 km southeast of Tirana, Albania, Jan 10, 2022 12:37 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#9: 2.4 quake Adriatic Sea, 38 km west of Tirana, Albania, Jan 9, 2022 7:13 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#10: 4.0 quake Bitola, 121 km south of Skopje, North Macedonia, Jan 10, 2022 12:21 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
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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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