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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 26 December 2020

Sun, 27 Dec 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Dec 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Dec 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 41 quakes 4.0+, 108 quakes 3.0+, 200 quakes 2.0+ (353 total)
Global seismic activity level on 26 December 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 41 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 108 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 200 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1013 joules (8.71 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7493 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (26 Dec 2020):

#1: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, 704 km south of Suva, Central, Fiji, 27 Dec 11:45 am (GMT +12)
#2: 5.1 quake Coral Sea, 54 km east of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, 26 Dec 6:49 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.0 quake Philippines Sea, 15 km southwest of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, 26 Dec 8:08 am (GMT +8)
#4: 5.0 quake Molucca Sea, 108 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 26 Dec 6:15 pm (GMT +9)
#5: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean, 72 km south of Sumbawa Besar, ID.17.Sumbawa (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 26 Dec 9:42 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean 27 Dec 12:20 am (GMT +2)
#7: 4.9 quake 22 km southeast of Onconashari, Atalaya, Ucayali, Peru, 26 Dec 6:32 pm (GMT -5)
#8: 4.8 quake Tasman Sea, 554 km west of Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand, 26 Dec 8:23 pm (GMT +11)
#9: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 86 km north of Farallon de Pajaros Island, Northern Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, 26 Dec 7:53 pm (GMT +10)
#10: 4.8 quake Kadamjaiskiy Raion, 22 km south of Fergana, Uzbekistan, 26 Dec 3:28 pm (GMT +5)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.8 quake Kadamjaiskiy Raion, 22 km south of Fergana, Uzbekistan, 26 Dec 3:28 pm (GMT +5) - 9 reports

#2: 4.9 quake Indian Ocean, 72 km south of Sumbawa Besar, ID.17.Sumbawa (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 26 Dec 9:42 pm (GMT +8) - 6 reports
#3: 4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 13 km west of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 25 Dec 8:08 pm (GMT -6) - 4 reports
#4: 2.9 quake Placer County, 4.3 mi south of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA, 25 Dec 9:54 pm (GMT -8) - 4 reports
#5: 3.4 quake Krujë District, 13 km north of Durrës, Durrës District, Qarku i Durrësit, Albania, 26 Dec 7:04 pm (GMT +1) - 4 reports
#6: 4.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 7.9 km south of La Estacion, Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, 26 Dec 4:15 am (GMT -6) - 4 reports
#7: 4.0 quake Tizi Ouzou, 9.5 km north of Chorfa, M'chedallah, Bouira, Algeria, 26 Dec 6:41 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#8: 3.7 quake North Atlantic Ocean, 35 km west of Ribeira Grande, Castelo Branco, Açores, Portugal, 26 Dec 5:13 am (GMT -1) - 2 reports
#9: 4.6 quake 7.1 km north of Chirilagua, Departamento de San Miguel, El Salvador, 26 Dec 9:15 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#10: 2.7 quake 1 mi west of Bay Point, Contra Costa County, California, USA, 26 Dec 2:07 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#11: 2.5 quake Whakatane District, 7.3 km northeast of Kawerau, Kawerau District, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 27 Dec 10:22 am (GMT +13) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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

Προηγούμενες ειδήσεις

Sun, 27 Dec 2020, 00:06

Light tremor of magnitude 4.4 just reported 13 km southeast of El Limon, Mexico

4.4 quake 26 Dec 5:45 pm (GMT -6)
Just 20 minutes ago, a 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck near El Limon, San Pedro Huamelula, Oaxaca, Mexico. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Saturday 26 December 2020 at 5:45 pm local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 48 km below the surface. ... Read all
Sat, 26 Dec 2020, 23:56

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake 85 km north of Ternate, Indonesia

4.4 quake 27 Dec 8:36 am (GMT +9)
Just 15 minutes ago, a 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck near Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Sunday 27 December 2020 at 8:36 am local time, at an intermediate to considerable depth of 151 km below the surface. ... Read all
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