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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 1 December 2022

Fri, 2 Dec 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 Dec 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Dec 2022
Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 39 quakes 4.0+, 112 quakes 3.0+, 330 quakes 2.0+ (485 total)
Global seismic activity level on 1 December 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 112 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 330 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6 x 1013 joules (9.92 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8539 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Dec 2022)

#1: Mag 5.4 South Atlantic Ocean

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 10:02 am (GMT -1) -
5.4 quake South Atlantic Ocean Dec 1, 2022 10:02 am (GMT -1)

#2: Mag 5.2 South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -12) -
5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Dec 1, 2022 12:48 am (GMT -12)

#3: Mag 5.1 Indian Ocean, 221 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 3:29 pm (GMT +7) -
5.1 quake Indian Ocean, 221 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, Dec 1, 2022 3:29 pm (GMT +7)

#4: Mag 5.1 North Pacific Ocean, 92 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 8:30 am (GMT -5) -
5.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 92 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, Dec 1, 2022 8:30 am (GMT -5)

#5: Mag 4.9 243 km southeast of Aral, Xinjiang, China

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 11:04 pm (GMT +8) -
4.9 quake 243 km southeast of Aral, Xinjiang, China, Dec 1, 2022 11:04 pm (GMT +8)

#6: Mag 4.9 North Pacific Ocean, 246 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:54 pm (GMT +10) -
4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 246 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan, Dec 1, 2022 2:54 pm (GMT +10)

#7: Mag 4.9 Bismarck Sea, 11 km east of Aitape, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 11:07 pm (GMT +10) -
4.9 quake Bismarck Sea, 11 km east of Aitape, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, Dec 1, 2022 11:07 pm (GMT +10)

#8: Mag 4.8 North Pacific Ocean, 56 mi south of Unalaska, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:58 am (GMT -9) -
4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 56 mi south of Unalaska, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA, Dec 1, 2022 2:58 am (GMT -9)

#9: Mag 4.8 South Pacific Ocean

Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 1:28 am (GMT +12) -
4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean Dec 2, 2022 1:28 am (GMT +12)

#10: Mag 4.8 North Pacific Ocean, 243 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:37 pm (GMT +10) -
4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 243 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan, Dec 1, 2022 1:37 pm (GMT +10)

Earthquakes reported felt

#1: Mag 3.8 28 mi west of El Sentro, Imperial County, California, USA - 78 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 7:28 am (GMT -8) -
3.8 quake 28 mi west of El Sentro, Imperial County, California, USA, Dec 1, 2022 7:28 am (GMT -8)

#2: Mag 4.5 39 km east of Peace River, Alberta, Canada - 23 reports

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 6:46 pm (GMT -7) -
4.5 quake 39 km east of Peace River, Alberta, Canada, Nov 30, 2022 6:46 pm (GMT -7)

#3: Mag 3.7 28 mi southeast of Hawaii Island, Hawaii County, USA - 21 reports

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 10:02 pm (GMT -10) -
3.7 quake 28 mi southeast of Hawaii Island, Hawaii County, USA, Nov 30, 2022 10:02 pm (GMT -10)

#4: Mag 3.7 18 km east of Nara, Japan - 7 reports

Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 8:44 am (GMT +9) -
3.7 quake 18 km east of Nara, Japan, Dec 2, 2022 8:44 am (GMT +9)

#5: Mag 4.4 4.7 km south of Los Reyes de Salgado, Michoacan, Mexico - 7 reports

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 9:23 pm (GMT -6) -
4.4 quake 4.7 km south of Los Reyes de Salgado, Michoacan, Mexico, Nov 30, 2022 9:23 pm (GMT -6)

#6: Mag 2.7 6.3 mi south of Socorro, New Mexico, USA - 6 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 12:41 am (GMT -7) -
2.7 quake 6.3 mi south of Socorro, New Mexico, USA, Dec 1, 2022 12:41 am (GMT -7)

#7: Mag 3.6 13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand - 5 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 9:35 pm (GMT +13) -
3.6 quake 13 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Dec 1, 2022 9:35 pm (GMT +13)

#8: Mag 5.1 North Pacific Ocean, 92 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama - 4 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 8:30 am (GMT -5) -
5.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 92 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, Dec 1, 2022 8:30 am (GMT -5)

#9: Mag 4.1 Provincia de Herrera, 52 km southeast of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, Panama - 3 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:21 am (GMT -5) -
4.1 quake Provincia de Herrera, 52 km southeast of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, Panama, Dec 1, 2022 2:21 am (GMT -5)

#10: Mag 4.3 47 Km WSW of Vallenar, Chile - 3 reports

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 10:59 pm (GMT -3) -
4.3 quake 47 Km WSW of Vallenar, Chile, Nov 30, 2022 10:59 pm (GMT -3)

#11: Mag 2.7 14 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:01 am (GMT -6) -
2.7 quake 14 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador, Dec 1, 2022 1:01 am (GMT -6)

#12: Mag 3.6 7.1 mi south of Socorro, New Mexico, USA - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 12:50 am (GMT -7) -
3.6 quake 7.1 mi south of Socorro, New Mexico, USA, Dec 1, 2022 12:50 am (GMT -7)

#13: Mag 2.8 Tyrrhenian Sea, 21 km northeast of Porto-Vecchio, Corse-du-Sud, France - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 3:50 pm (GMT +1) -
2.8 quake Tyrrhenian Sea, 21 km northeast of Porto-Vecchio, Corse-du-Sud, France, Dec 1, 2022 3:50 pm (GMT +1)

#14: Mag 4.1 20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:53 pm (GMT +13) -
4.1 quake 20 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Dec 1, 2022 1:53 pm (GMT +13)

#15: Mag 3.9 23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand - 2 reports

Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 5:37 am (GMT +13) -
3.9 quake 23 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Dec 2, 2022 5:37 am (GMT +13)

#16: Mag 3.6 46 km east of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 6:01 am (GMT +3:30) -
3.6 quake 46 km east of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, Dec 1, 2022 6:01 am (GMT +3:30)

#17: Mag 2.3 10.8 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 9:37 pm (GMT +13) -
2.3 quake 10.8 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Dec 1, 2022 9:37 pm (GMT +13)

#18: Mag 3.2 8.6 km northwest of Gumi, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea - 2 reports

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 3:17 pm (GMT +9) -
3.2 quake 8.6 km northwest of Gumi, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea, Dec 1, 2022 3:17 pm (GMT +9)

Earthquake stats

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Number of quakes and energy released over magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released over time
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Previous news

Thu, 1 Dec 2022, 23:50

Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 1 Dec 2022

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Dec 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Chichinautzin (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.0), Gede-Pangrango (2 quakes between mag 2.8-2.9) ... Read all
Thu, 1 Dec 2022, 20:31

Significant magnitude 5.0 quake hits 3 km southeast of Catbalogan, Philippines early morning

5.0 quake 2 Dec 4:05 am (GMT +8)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 5.0 quake in the Philippines near Catbalogan, Samar, Eastern Visayas, only 24 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early morning on Friday, December 2nd, 2022, at 4:05 am 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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