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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 23 January 2022

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

Summary: 2 quakes 5.0+, 28 quakes 4.0+, 102 quakes 3.0+, 201 quakes 2.0+ (333 total)
Global seismic activity level on 23 January 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 28 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 102 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 201 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.9 x 1013 joules (7.98 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6868 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (23 Jan 2022):

#1: 5.6 quake 152 Km S of Laojunmiao, China, Jan 23, 2022 10:21 am (GMT +8)
#2: 5.1 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 23, 2022 2:23 pm (GMT +8)
#3: 4.9 quake Philippine Sea, Philippines, Jan 23, 2022 2:15 pm (GMT +8)
#4: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, Japan, Jan 24, 2022 8:23 am (GMT +9)
#5: 4.7 quake Molucca Sea, Indonesia, Jan 23, 2022 9:12 am (GMT +8)
#6: 4.7 quake Indian Ocean Jan 23, 2022 9:28 pm (GMT +4)
#7: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, Tonga, Jan 24, 2022 1:24 am (GMT +13)
#8: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, USA, Jan 23, 2022 10:10 am (GMT -9)
#9: 4.5 quake Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar (Burma), Jan 23, 2022 10:22 pm (GMT +6:30)
#10: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 24, 2022 4:11 am (GMT +13)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.1 quake Iran: 8 Km of Tabriz, East Azarbaijan, Jan 23, 2022 8:00 am (GMT +3:30) - 37 reports
#2: 3.4 quake Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain, Jan 23, 2022 2:58 am (GMT +1) - 25 reports
#3: 3.9 quake Irbid, 84 km northwest of Amman, Jordan, Jan 23, 2022 12:28 pm (GMT +2) - 12 reports
#4: 2.9 quake Bulgaria Jan 23, 2022 2:21 am (GMT +2) - 4 reports
#5: 3.5 quake Iran: 9 Km of Basmenj, East Azarbaijan, Jan 23, 2022 8:03 am (GMT +3:30) - 4 reports
#6: 3.6 quake 52 km east of Tehran, Iran, Jan 23, 2022 9:34 pm (GMT +3:30) - 4 reports
#7: 4.3 quake Mòl Sen Nikola, Nord-Ouest, 156 km northwest of Port au Prince, Haiti, Jan 23, 2022 6:06 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#8: 3.4 quake Riverside County, California, USA, Jan 23, 2022 12:57 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#9: 4.2 quake Choapa Province, Coquimbo Region, 225 km north of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Chile, Jan 23, 2022 5:08 pm (GMT -3) - 2 reports
#10: 4.5 quake Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar (Burma), Jan 23, 2022 10:22 pm (GMT +6:30) - 2 reports
#11: 3.2 quake Alboran Sea, Morocco, Jan 23, 2022 2:12 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#12: 3.1 quake Sérres, Central Macedonia, Greece, Jan 23, 2022 3:31 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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