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World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 18 January 2022

Wed, 19 Jan 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Jan 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Jan 2022

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 39 quakes 4.0+, 126 quakes 3.0+, 237 quakes 2.0+ (405 total)
Global seismic activity level on 18 January 2022: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 126 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 237 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.09 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5242 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Jan 2022):

#1: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean Jan 18, 2022 7:06 am (GMT -11)
#2: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean Jan 19, 2022 2:49 am (GMT +10)
#3: 5.0 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 19, 2022 3:10 am (GMT +8)
#4: 4.9 quake West New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, Jan 19, 2022 12:17 am (GMT +10)
#5: 4.8 quake Canary Islands, Western Sahara, Jan 18, 2022 1:45 pm (GMT +0)
#6: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, Jan 19, 2022 2:17 am (GMT +13)
#7: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, Japan, Jan 19, 2022 3:28 am (GMT +10)
#8: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean Jan 19, 2022 5:39 am (GMT +13)
#9: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, Japan, Jan 18, 2022 10:18 pm (GMT +9)
#10: 4.5 quake North Pacific Ocean, 109 km southeast of Tashiro Jima Island, Japan, Jan 19, 2022 2:29 am (GMT +9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.3 quake West Rand District Municipality, 98 km southwest of Pretoria, South Africa, Jan 18, 2022 6:33 am (GMT +2) - 99 reports

#2: 3.2 quake Politischer Bezirk Urfahr-Umgebung, 14 km northwest of Linz, Upper Austria, Jan 18, 2022 6:35 pm (GMT +1) - 74 reports
#3: 3.5 quake Riverside County, California, USA, Jan 17, 2022 11:39 pm (GMT -8) - 74 reports
#4: 3.1 quake Politischer Bezirk Urfahr-Umgebung, Upper Austria, 167 km west of Wien, Austria, Jan 18, 2022 10:09 pm (GMT +1) - 60 reports
#5: 3.9 quake Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico, Jan 18, 2022 3:05 am (GMT -7) - 52 reports
#6: 4.8 quake Canary Islands, Western Sahara, Jan 18, 2022 1:45 pm (GMT +0) - 21 reports
#7: 4.0 quake Gujrānwāla, Punjab, 183 km southeast of Islamabad, Pakistan, Jan 18, 2022 5:30 am (GMT +5) - 15 reports
#8: 2.6 quake Provincia di Brescia, Lombardy, Italy, Jan 18, 2022 11:33 pm (GMT +1) - 7 reports
#9: 4.2 quake Canton Azogues, Provincia del Cañar, 270 km south of Quito, Ecuador, Jan 18, 2022 4:56 pm (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#10: 2.9 quake Sulu Sea, Philippines, Jan 18, 2022 11:03 pm (GMT +8) - 4 reports
#11: 3.0 quake Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain, Jan 18, 2022 8:33 am (GMT +1) - 4 reports
#12: 3.8 quake Quepos, Provincia de Puntarenas, 56 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, Jan 18, 2022 12:26 am (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#13: 3.5 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 19, 2022 12:44 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#14: 2.2 quake 8km W of Templeton, CA, Jan 17, 2022 11:12 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#15: 3.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 54 km northwest of Lima, Peru, Jan 17, 2022 7:56 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#16: 4.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 18, 2022 4:45 pm (GMT +12) - 2 reports
#17: 4.3 quake Churachandpur, 88 km south of Imphal, Manipur, India, Jan 18, 2022 7:52 am (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports
#18: 2.0 quake Province of Cebu, Central Visayas, Philippines, Jan 19, 2022 12:43 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#19: 2.8 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 19, 2022 12:06 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#20: 3.4 quake 26 km east of Denizli, Turkey, Jan 18, 2022 3:41 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#21: 3.5 quake 13 km east of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, Jan 18, 2022 1:28 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#22: 3.2 quake 14 km east of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, Jan 18, 2022 2:07 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news

Tue, 18 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 18 Jan 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Aucanquilcha (1 quake mag 2.9), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Clear Lake (33 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Fagradalsfjall (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.4), Imbabura (1 quake mag 3.0) ... Read all
Tue, 18 Jan 2022, 21:22
3.2 quake 18 Jan 10:09 pm (GMT +1)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 3.2 quake in Austria near Linz, Linz Stadt, Upper Austria, only 12 minutes ago. The earthquake hit late at night on Tuesday, January 18th, 2022, at 10:09 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... Read all
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