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Latest 20 quakes above magnitude 3 in the world

Updated May 22, 2022 08:58 GMT -
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Quakes on Thursday, January 20th, 2022:

  • 7 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 27 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 117 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 251 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 595 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
On Thursday, January 20th, 2022, there were 7 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 27 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 117 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 251 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 595 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.2 | North Pacific Ocean, Russia -

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Showing quakes magnitude 3 or higher (20 out of 997 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Thursday, January 20, 2022 GMT (20 quakes)
Jan 20, 2022 23:59 GMT
Jan 21, 2022 9:59 am (GMT +10)
5.2

38 km
North Pacific Ocean, Russia 2 reportsMore
Jan 20, 2022 23:33 GMT
Jan 21, 2022 12:33 pm (GMT +13)
4.7

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Jan 20, 2022 23:17 GMT
Jan 21, 2022 12:17 pm (GMT +13)
3.2

143 km
81 km southeast of Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand More
Jan 20, 2022 23:17 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 5:17 pm (GMT -6)
3.1

11 km
North Pacific Ocean, 96 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador More
Jan 20, 2022 23:14 GMT
Jan 21, 2022 12:14 pm (GMT +13)
3.1

113 km
Tasman, 182 km west of Wellington, New Zealand More
Jan 20, 2022 23:10 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 8:10 pm (GMT -3)
3.7

147 km
San Juan, Argentina More
Jan 20, 2022 22:56 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:56 pm (GMT -6)
3.9

17 km
North Pacific Ocean, Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 22:47 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:47 pm (GMT -6)
3.5

99 km
Chiapas, Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 22:34 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:34 pm (GMT -6)
3.1

7 km
North Pacific Ocean, Mexico 1 reportMore
Jan 20, 2022 22:30 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:30 pm (GMT -6)
3.4

5 km
Oaxaca, Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 22:16 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:16 pm (GMT -6)
3.4

48 km
Jalisco, Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 22:04 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 4:04 pm (GMT -6)
3.2

36 km
Guerrero, 274 km south of Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 21:49 GMT
Jan 21, 2022 6:49 am (GMT +9)
4.6

10 km
Ceram Sea, Indonesia More
Jan 20, 2022 21:46 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 3:46 pm (GMT -6)
3.8

63 km
Puebla, 177 km east of Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 21:40 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 3:40 pm (GMT -6)
3.7

156 km
Chiapas, Mexico More
Jan 20, 2022 21:38 GMT
Jan 20, 2022 9:38 pm (GMT +0)
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England, United Kingdom, 126 km northwest of Guernsey Island (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMore
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.4 x 1012 joules (1.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1291 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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