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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 7 May 2021 / VolcanoDiscovery

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Fri, 7 May 2021, 18:20

18:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 May 2021

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 May 2021

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 5 quakes 5.0+, 46 quakes 4.0+, 131 quakes 3.0+, 230 quakes 2.0+ (413 total)
This report is being updated every hour.
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 46 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 131 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 230 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher

10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):

#1: 6.1 quake Indian Ocean 8 May 1:21 am (GMT +10)
#2: 5.6 quake North Atlantic Ocean 7 May 8:45 am (GMT -3)
#3: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean 6 May 4:25 pm (GMT -12)
#4: 5.0 quake 90 km northeast of Kiunga, North Fly, Western Province, Papua New Guinea, 7 May 9:08 am (GMT +10)
#5: 5.0 quake Philippines Sea, 92 km south of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, 7 May 3:10 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 7 May 8:48 am (GMT -2)
#7: 4.9 quake Solomon Sea, 106 km east of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea, 7 May 8:21 am (GMT +10)
#8: 4.9 quake Coral Sea, 48 km southeast of Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, 7 May 1:40 pm (GMT +11)
#9: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 49 km east of Nuku’alofa, Tongatapu, 7 May 7:46 pm (GMT +13)
#10: 4.9 quake Philippines Sea, Indonesia, 7 May 3:43 pm (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.7 quake 11 mi northwest of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA, 6 May 9:35 pm (GMT -7)1276 reports
#2: 3.2 quake Sierra County, 11 mi northwest of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA, 6 May 2021 9:26 pm (GMT -7)360 reports
#3: 2.9 quake 13 km north of Banja Luka, Srpska, Bosnia & Herzegovina, 6 May 2021 19:59 GMT48 reports
#4: 3.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, 11 km east of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, 7 May 2021 17:14 GMT22 reports
#5: 3.1 quake Dickinson County, 24 mi southwest of Junction City, Geary County, Kansas, USA, 7 May 2021 1:30 am (GMT -5)7 reports
#6: 2.2 quake 19km NW of Truckee, CA, USA, 7 May 2021 05:03 GMT6 reports
#7: 3.1 quake Jewell County, 22 mi northwest of Concordia, Cloud County, Kansas, USA, 6 May 2021 1:20 pm (GMT -5)6 reports
#8: 3.2 quake Nagaon, 20 km southeast of Tezpur, Sonitpur, Assam, India, 2021-05-07 06:13:04 IST5 reports
#9: 2.9 quake West Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh, 28 km northwest of Rangapara, India, 2021-05-07 00:19:36 IST4 reports
#10: 2.4 quake 5.3 km southwest of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 7 May 2021 03:29 GMT4 reports
#11: 5.6 quake North Atlantic Ocean 7 May 8:45 am (GMT -3)4 reports
#12: 4.1 quake South Pacific Ocean 7 May 7:55 pm (GMT +12)2 reports
#13: 2.6 quake 22km ENE of San Ardo, CA, USA, 7 May 2021 07:27 GMT2 reports
#14: 3.5 quake 26 km north of Itanagar, Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 2021-05-07 00:19:27 IST2 reports
#15: 4.0 quake Hurunui District, 117 km north of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, 7 May 11:13 pm (GMT +12)2 reports
#16: 4.5 quake Savu Sea, 196 km west of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 7 May 9:17 pm (GMT +8)2 reports
#17: 2.0 quake 6km NW of The Geysers, CA, USA, 7 May 2021 02:54 GMT2 reports
#18: 4.2 quake 21 km northwest of Bālurghāt, Dakshin Dinajpur district, West Bengal, India, 7 May 2021 7:17 am (GMT +5:30)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

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Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during May 2021
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Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 36 quakes 5.0+, 252 quakes 4.0+, 850 quakes 3.0+, 1603 quakes 2.0+ (2743 total) read all

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 May 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
4.8 quake 7 May 11:01 am (GMT -4)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 4.8 quake in Chile near Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, only 10 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Friday 7 May 2021 at 11:01 am local time at an intermediate depth of 113 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. … read all
4.3 quake 7 May 4:39 pm (GMT +5)
Just 12 minutes ago, a 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck near Jhang Sadr, Jhang District, Punjab, Pakistan. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Friday 7 May 2021 at 4:39 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. … read all
4.2 quake 7 May 3:51 pm (GMT +4:30)
India’s National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Afghanistan near Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, only 15 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Friday 7 May 2021 at 3:21 pm local time at an intermediate to considerable depth of 180 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. … read all