World Earthquake Report for January 2022

Sun, 23 Jan 2022, 19:00
19:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during January 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during January 2022
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Summary: 16 quakes 6.0+, 112 quakes 5.0+, 776 quakes 4.0+, 2644 quakes 3.0+, 5633 quakes 2.0+ (9181 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 6+: 16 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 112 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 776 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2644 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 5633 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.2 x 1015 joules (1448 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.2 x 106 tons of TNT or 77.9 atomic bombs!) more info

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during January 2022:

#1: 6.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, USA, Jan 11, 2022 12:35 am (GMT -11)
#2: 6.6 quake 139 km north of Xining, Qinghai, China, Jan 8, 2022 1:45 am (GMT +8)
#3: 6.6 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 132 km west of Nicosia, Cyprus, Jan 11, 2022 3:07 am (GMT +2)
#4: 6.6 quake Indian Ocean, 193 km southwest of Jakarta, Indonesia, Jan 14, 2022 4:05 pm (GMT +7)
#5: 6.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, USA, Jan 11, 2022 1:39 am (GMT -11)
#6: 6.3 quake Philippine Sea, Japan, Jan 22, 2022 1:08 am (GMT +9)
#7: 6.2 quake Philippine Sea, Taiwan, 92 km southwest of Kumi Island, Okinawa, Japan, Jan 3, 2022 5:46 pm (GMT +8)
#8: 6.2 quake South Pacific Ocean Jan 9, 2022 12:06 pm (GMT -12)
#9: 6.2 quake Bering Sea, USA, Jan 21, 2022 8:17 pm (GMT -9)
#10: 6.1 quake North Atlantic Ocean Jan 4, 2022 1:18 am (GMT -2)

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 January 2022

Complete earthquake list January 2022

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