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World Earthquake Report for March 2021

Thu, 1 Apr 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during March 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during March 2021
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Summary: 1 quake 8.0+, 2 quakes 7.0+, 17 quakes 6.0+, 340 quakes 5.0+, 1621 quakes 4.0+, 5575 quakes 3.0+, 11416 quakes 2.0+ (18972 total)
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 17 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 340 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 1621 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 5575 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 11416 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 9 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1 x 1017 joules (27814 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.4 x 107 tons of TNT or 1495.7 atomic bombs!) more info

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during March 2021:

#1: 8.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 4 Mar 2021 7:28 am (GMT -12)
#2: 7.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 192 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 1:27 am (GMT +12)
#3: 7.0 quake 16 km northeast of Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan, 20 Mar 2021 6:09 pm (GMT +9)
#4: 6.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 6:41 am (GMT +13)
#5: 6.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, Russia, 17 Mar 2021 5:38 am (GMT +11)
#6: 6.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Mar 2021 2:12 am (GMT +13)
#7: 6.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 6 Mar 2021 11:34 pm (GMT +13)
#8: 6.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 7 Mar 2021 1:05 am (GMT +13)
#9: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 6:59 am (GMT +13)
#10: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 5 Mar 2021 11:55 am (GMT +13)

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

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes during March 2021

Complete earthquake list March 2021

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