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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 25 January 2023

Thu, 26 Jan 2023, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Jan 2023
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Jan 2023
Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 41 quakes 4.0+, 145 quakes 3.0+, 235 quakes 2.0+ (425 total)
Global seismic activity level on 25 January 2023: HIGH

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 41 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 145 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 235 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 8 x 1013 joules (22.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 19063 tons of TNT or 1.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (25 Jan 2023)

#1: Mag 5.9 Eastern Mediterranean, 79 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:37 pm (GMT +2) -
5.9 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 79 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 2:37 pm (GMT +2)

#2: Mag 5.5 28 km south of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 3:49 am (GMT +8) -
5.5 quake 28 km south of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China, Jan 26, 2023 3:49 am (GMT +8)

#3: Mag 5.3 147 km south of Chotan, Hotan Diqu, Xinjiang, China

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 12:02 am (GMT +8) -
5.3 quake 147 km south of Chotan, Hotan Diqu, Xinjiang, China, Jan 26, 2023 12:02 am (GMT +8)

#4: Mag 5.1 South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:09 am (GMT -12) -
5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 25, 2023 3:09 am (GMT -12)

#5: Mag 4.9 30 km southeast of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 7:21 am (GMT +8) -
4.9 quake 30 km southeast of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China, Jan 26, 2023 7:21 am (GMT +8)

#6: Mag 4.9 South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:13 am (GMT -12) -
4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Jan 25, 2023 8:13 am (GMT -12)

#7: Mag 4.8 49 km west of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 1:12 am (GMT +11) -
4.8 quake 49 km west of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, Jan 26, 2023 1:12 am (GMT +11)

#8: Mag 4.8 Indian Ocean, 212 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:02 pm (GMT +8) -
4.8 quake Indian Ocean, 212 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, Jan 25, 2023 3:02 pm (GMT +8)

#9: Mag 4.8 North Pacific Ocean, 93 km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 10:00 am (GMT +9) -
4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 93 km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan, Jan 25, 2023 10:00 am (GMT +9)

#10: Mag 4.7 North Pacific Ocean, 174 km north of Agrihan Village, Northern Mariana Islands

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 8:27 am (GMT +10) -
4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 174 km north of Agrihan Village, Northern Mariana Islands, Jan 26, 2023 8:27 am (GMT +10)

Earthquakes reported felt

#1: Mag 4.2 North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA - 1088 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:00 am (GMT -8) -
4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA, Jan 25, 2023 2:00 am (GMT -8)

#2: Mag 5.9 Eastern Mediterranean, 79 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece - 429 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:37 pm (GMT +2) -
5.9 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 79 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 2:37 pm (GMT +2)

#3: Mag 3.6 North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA - 269 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:03 am (GMT -8) -
3.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA, Jan 25, 2023 2:03 am (GMT -8)

#4: Mag 2.8 North Pacific Ocean, 14 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA - 21 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:38 am (GMT -8) -
2.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 14 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA, Jan 25, 2023 2:38 am (GMT -8)

#5: Mag 3.5 21 mi northeast of Edmond, Oklahoma County, USA - 19 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:01 am (GMT -6) -
3.5 quake 21 mi northeast of Edmond, Oklahoma County, USA, Jan 25, 2023 4:01 am (GMT -6)

#6: Mag 2.8 8.1 mi west of Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, USA - 13 reports

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 10:13 pm (GMT -7) -
2.8 quake 8.1 mi west of Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, USA, Jan 24, 2023 10:13 pm (GMT -7)

#7: Mag 4.6 North Pacific Ocean, 97 km southeast of San Salvador, El Salvador - 9 reports

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 11:15 pm (GMT -6) -
4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 97 km southeast of San Salvador, El Salvador, Jan 24, 2023 11:15 pm (GMT -6)

#8: Mag 3.6 North Pacific Ocean, 44 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA - 8 reports

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 10:35 pm (GMT -10) -
3.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 44 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, Jan 24, 2023 10:35 pm (GMT -10)

#9: Mag 2.9 North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA - 8 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:22 am (GMT -8) -
2.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 15 mi southwest of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA, Jan 25, 2023 2:22 am (GMT -8)

#10: Mag 3.9 Eastern Mediterranean, 120 km south of Birkirkara, Malta - 7 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 10:51 pm (GMT +1) -
3.9 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 120 km south of Birkirkara, Malta, Jan 25, 2023 10:51 pm (GMT +1)

#11: Mag 4.0 Eastern Mediterranean, 117 km south of Birkirkara, Malta - 6 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:54 am (GMT +1) -
4.0 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 117 km south of Birkirkara, Malta, Jan 25, 2023 8:54 am (GMT +1)

#12: Mag 5.5 28 km south of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China - 5 reports

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 3:49 am (GMT +8) -
5.5 quake 28 km south of Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China, Jan 26, 2023 3:49 am (GMT +8)

#13: Mag 2.0 Eastern Mediterranean, 68 km south of Fethiye, Muğla, Turkey - 4 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 10:30 am (GMT +2) -
2.0 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 68 km south of Fethiye, Muğla, Turkey, Jan 25, 2023 10:30 am (GMT +2)

#14: Mag 3.1 Eastern Mediterranean, 80 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece - 3 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:47 pm (GMT +2) -
3.1 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 80 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 2:47 pm (GMT +2)

#15: Mag 4.3 Philippine Sea, 41 km north of Patnanungan, Quezon, Calabarzon, Philippines - 2 reports

Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 12:27 am (GMT +8) -
4.3 quake Philippine Sea, 41 km north of Patnanungan, Quezon, Calabarzon, Philippines, Jan 26, 2023 12:27 am (GMT +8)

#16: Mag 3.5 Eastern Mediterranean, 89 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece - 2 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:07 pm (GMT +2) -
3.5 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 89 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 4:07 pm (GMT +2)

#17: Mag 3.0 Eastern Mediterranean, 67 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece - 2 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:19 pm (GMT +2) -
3.0 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 67 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 4:19 pm (GMT +2)

#18: Mag 4.8 North Pacific Ocean, 93 km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan - 2 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 10:00 am (GMT +9) -
4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 93 km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan, Jan 25, 2023 10:00 am (GMT +9)

#19: Mag 3.2 Eastern Mediterranean, 83 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece - 2 reports

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 2:48 pm (GMT +2) -
3.2 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 83 km southeast of Rhodos, Greece, Jan 25, 2023 2:48 pm (GMT +2)

#20: Mag 2.6 8.6 mi southeast of Mammoth Lakes, Mono County, California, USA - 2 reports

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 11:48 pm (GMT -8) -
2.6 quake 8.6 mi southeast of Mammoth Lakes, Mono County, California, USA, Jan 24, 2023 11:48 pm (GMT -8)

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

Wed, 25 Jan 2023, 23:50

Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 25 Jan 2023

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Jan 2023 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Ambalatungan (1 quake mag 1.8), Apaneca Range (3 quakes between mag 1.6-1.7), Apoyeque (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Cerro Singüil (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Cerro el Ciguatepe (1 quake mag 3.1) ... Read all
Wed, 25 Jan 2023, 20:10

Significant 5.5 quake hits near Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, China

5.5 quake 26 Jan 3:49 am (GMT +8)
China was shaken near Kandin, Garzê, Sichuan, by an earthquake of magnitude 5.5 only 19 minutes ago, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported. ... Read all
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