Earthquakes list April 1, 2011

Last update: April 2, 2011 at 7:26 am by By

M 4.8      2011/04/02 00:03     Depth 43.7 km      LIBERTADOR O’HIGGINS, CHILE
April 1 – 08:03:48 PM at epicenter
UPDATE2 @01:55 UTC : aftershock of M 4.4 at a depth of 33 km at 79 km (49 miles) SW of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile
UPDATE 1 @00:30 UTC : aftershock of M 5.1 at a depth of 25 km at 67 km (41 miles) SW of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile
Original text
Moderate earthquake at an intermediate depth only a few km from Litueche
111 km (69 miles) S (186°) from Valparaiso, Chile
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.9      2011/04/01 13:29     Depth 77.9 km     CRETE, GREECE
04:29:12 PM at epicenter
Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here
UPDATE 14:02 UTC : No agency reports a location close to the islands.
UPDATE 14:00 UTC : GFZ reports a magnitude of M6.2 and depth 66km.
UPDATE 13:59 UTC : EMSC reports a magnitude of 6.2 at a depth of 60 km.
UPDATE 13:57 UTC : Wapmerr theoretical model comes to the same conclusion than Earthquake-Report.

Very strong seaquake at an intermediate depth of 78 km.
122 km (76 miles) ENE (68°) from Iraklion, Crete, Greece
The earthquake has been felt in Crete as a V MMI (moderate shaking).
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.1      2011/04/01 12:56     Depth 5.1 km     USA / WYOMING
06:56:28 AM at epicenter
Weak but very shallow earthquake.
USGS predicts that 44 people will experience a moderate shaking, 310 a light shaking (MMI IV) and 31,000 a weak shaking (MMI III)
43 km (26 miles) WNW of Pinedale, Wyoming
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.9      2011/04/01 11:57     Depth 38.1 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
08:57:54 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 12:30 UTC : max. JMA intensity : 4 (normally harmless)
Very strong aftershock at an intermediate depth approx. 15 km from Kamaishi and 16 km E Otsuchi (pop 16,497).
The intermediate depth weakened the felt experience of the shaking considerably.
81 km (50 miles) ESE of Morioka, Honshu, Japan
695,000 people have experienced a moderate shaking (USGS data)
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.0      2011/04/01 10:49     Depth 49.9 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
07:49:50 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 11:32 UTC : This earthquake, although moderate in magnitude, has been felt as a JMA 5+ in Akita-ken Nairiku-hokubu (JMA scale 0-7)
Earthquake at an intermediate depth below the northern part of Honshu.
20 km NE Noshiro (pop 51,079) and 38 km SW Hirosaki (pop 174,972)
66 km (41 miles) N of Akita, Honshu, Japan and 72 km (44 miles) SW of Aomori, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:07     Depth 10.3 km      EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA
01:07:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake. Epicenter close to Beichuan.
47 km (29 miles) W of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China and 63 km (39 miles) NW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 01:27     Depth 24.2 km      PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION
March 31 @ 08:27:54 PM at epicenter
Moderate subduction earthquake approx. 10 km from Jurado.
155 km (96 miles) S of La Palma, Panama
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Japan, Honshu : aftershocks of M5 or greater
M 5.5      2011/04/01 17:03     Depth 20.5 km      OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

Daily summary of earthquakes mainly felt by local animals
M 5.4      2011/04/01 21:17     Depth 17.5 km      SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION

Daily summary of deep moderate or weak quakes only faintly felt by people living above it
M 4.5      2011/04/01 16:27    Depth 177.1 km      NORTHERN COLOMBIA
M 4.9      2011/04/01 14:50     Depth 108.2 km      POTOSI, BOLIVIA
M 4.8      2011/04/01 13:50     Depth 181.5 km      HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN

Daily summary of moderate quakes faintly felt by people
M 4.7      2011/04/01 06:17      Depth 34.2 km     PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA
M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:38     Depth 24.4 km     OFF THE COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE

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If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
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orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
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Just in – Very strong aftershock below the Kamaishi coastline

M 5.0      2011/04/01 10:49     Depth 49.9 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
07:49:50 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 11:32 UTC : This earthquake, although moderate in magnitude, has been felt as a JMA 5+ in Akita-ken Nairiku-hokubu (JMA scale 0-7)

Earthquake at an intermediate depth below the northern part of Honshu.
20 km NE Noshiro (pop 51,079) and 38 km SW Hirosaki (pop 174,972)
66 km (41 miles) N of Akita, Honshu, Japan and 72 km (44 miles) SW of Aomori, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:07     Depth 10.3 km      EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA
01:07:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake. Epicenter close to Beichuan.
47 km (29 miles) W of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China and 63 km (39 miles) NW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 01:27     Depth 24.2 km      PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION
March 31 @ 08:27:54 PM at epicenter
Moderate subduction earthquake approx. 10 km from Jurado.
155 km (96 miles) S of La Palma, Panama
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of moderate quakes faintly felt by people
M 4.7      2011/04/01 06:17      Depth 34.2 km     PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA
M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:38     Depth 24.4 km     OFF THE COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE

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Useful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers important earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS+ is an iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with œEarthquake Report news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS+ will be your closest earthquake friend. Buying QuakeSOS+ will support the activities of SOS Earthquakes.

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Quake-Maps.com was also created by SOS Earthquakes. Quake-Maps.com makes it easy to let the world know which shaking people have experienced during the earthquake. Quake-Maps.com gives also the opportunity to write some additional text. Filling up the form takes only 1 minute. Quake-Maps.com gives an overview of all the resent earthquakes and let you even go back in time and retrieve earthquakes of a certain date in the past.

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@ShakingEarth : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of EMSC earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in European and Asian / Middle East sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was originally created to stimulate our Facebook account
@QuakeMaps : earthquake-report.com news with mapping notifications of ALL earthquakes M 3.0 and higher from all over the world via EMSC and USGS. This account was created for our http://www.quake-maps.com website

Just in – Very strong aftershock below the Kamaishi coastline

M 5.0      2011/04/01 10:49     Depth 49.9 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
07:49:50 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 11:32 UTC : This earthquake, although moderate in magnitude, has been felt as a JMA 5+ in Akita-ken Nairiku-hokubu (JMA scale 0-7)

Earthquake at an intermediate depth below the northern part of Honshu.
20 km NE Noshiro (pop 51,079) and 38 km SW Hirosaki (pop 174,972)
66 km (41 miles) N of Akita, Honshu, Japan and 72 km (44 miles) SW of Aomori, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:07     Depth 10.3 km      EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA
01:07:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake. Epicenter close to Beichuan.
47 km (29 miles) W of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China and 63 km (39 miles) NW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 01:27     Depth 24.2 km      PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION
March 31 @ 08:27:54 PM at epicenter
Moderate subduction earthquake approx. 10 km from Jurado.
155 km (96 miles) S of La Palma, Panama
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of moderate quakes faintly felt by people
M 4.7      2011/04/01 06:17      Depth 34.2 km     PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA
M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:38     Depth 24.4 km     OFF THE COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE

seismograph - recording

Useful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers important earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS+ is an iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with œEarthquake Report news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS+ will be your closest earthquake friend. Buying QuakeSOS+ will support the activities of SOS Earthquakes.

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Quake-Maps.com was also created by SOS Earthquakes. Quake-Maps.com makes it easy to let the world know which shaking people have experienced during the earthquake. Quake-Maps.com gives also the opportunity to write some additional text. Filling up the form takes only 1 minute. Quake-Maps.com gives an overview of all the resent earthquakes and let you even go back in time and retrieve earthquakes of a certain date in the past.

Earthquake-Report.com headlines on twitter
@OnlyQuakeNews : Get all the headlines of our earthquake-report.com articles + regular updates on ongoing events
@QuakeSOS : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of USGS earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in the America’s and the Pacific Ocean sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was created for our QuakeSOS and QuakeSOS+ iPhone applications
@ShakingEarth : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of EMSC earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in European and Asian / Middle East sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was originally created to stimulate our Facebook account
@QuakeMaps : earthquake-report.com news with mapping notifications of ALL earthquakes M 3.0 and higher from all over the world via EMSC and USGS. This account was created for our http://www.quake-maps.com website

Just in – Very strong aftershock below the Kamaishi coastline

M 5.0      2011/04/01 10:49     Depth 49.9 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
07:49:50 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 11:32 UTC : This earthquake, although moderate in magnitude, has been felt as a JMA 5+ in Akita-ken Nairiku-hokubu (JMA scale 0-7)

Earthquake at an intermediate depth below the northern part of Honshu.
20 km NE Noshiro (pop 51,079) and 38 km SW Hirosaki (pop 174,972)
66 km (41 miles) N of Akita, Honshu, Japan and 72 km (44 miles) SW of Aomori, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:07     Depth 10.3 km      EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA
01:07:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake. Epicenter close to Beichuan.
47 km (29 miles) W of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China and 63 km (39 miles) NW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 01:27     Depth 24.2 km      PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION
March 31 @ 08:27:54 PM at epicenter
Moderate subduction earthquake approx. 10 km from Jurado.
155 km (96 miles) S of La Palma, Panama
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of moderate quakes faintly felt by people
M 4.7      2011/04/01 06:17      Depth 34.2 km     PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA
M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:38     Depth 24.4 km     OFF THE COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE

seismograph - recording

Useful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers important earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS+ is an iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with œEarthquake Report news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS+ will be your closest earthquake friend. Buying QuakeSOS+ will support the activities of SOS Earthquakes.

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Quake-Maps.com was also created by SOS Earthquakes. Quake-Maps.com makes it easy to let the world know which shaking people have experienced during the earthquake. Quake-Maps.com gives also the opportunity to write some additional text. Filling up the form takes only 1 minute. Quake-Maps.com gives an overview of all the resent earthquakes and let you even go back in time and retrieve earthquakes of a certain date in the past.

Earthquake-Report.com headlines on twitter
@OnlyQuakeNews : Get all the headlines of our earthquake-report.com articles + regular updates on ongoing events
@QuakeSOS : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of USGS earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in the America’s and the Pacific Ocean sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was created for our QuakeSOS and QuakeSOS+ iPhone applications
@ShakingEarth : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of EMSC earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in European and Asian / Middle East sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was originally created to stimulate our Facebook account
@QuakeMaps : earthquake-report.com news with mapping notifications of ALL earthquakes M 3.0 and higher from all over the world via EMSC and USGS. This account was created for our http://www.quake-maps.com website

Just in – Very strong aftershock below the Kamaishi coastline

M 5.0      2011/04/01 10:49     Depth 49.9 km      EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
07:49:50 PM at epicenter
UPDATE 11:32 UTC : This earthquake, although moderate in magnitude, has been felt as a JMA 5+ in Akita-ken Nairiku-hokubu (JMA scale 0-7)

Earthquake at an intermediate depth below the northern part of Honshu.
20 km NE Noshiro (pop 51,079) and 38 km SW Hirosaki (pop 174,972)
66 km (41 miles) N of Akita, Honshu, Japan and 72 km (44 miles) SW of Aomori, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:07     Depth 10.3 km      EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA
01:07:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake. Epicenter close to Beichuan.
47 km (29 miles) W of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China and 63 km (39 miles) NW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/04/01 01:27     Depth 24.2 km      PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION
March 31 @ 08:27:54 PM at epicenter
Moderate subduction earthquake approx. 10 km from Jurado.
155 km (96 miles) S of La Palma, Panama
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of moderate quakes faintly felt by people
M 4.7      2011/04/01 06:17      Depth 34.2 km     PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA
M 4.7      2011/04/01 05:38     Depth 24.4 km     OFF THE COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE

seismograph - recording

Useful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers important earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS+ is an iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with œEarthquake Report news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS+ will be your closest earthquake friend. Buying QuakeSOS+ will support the activities of SOS Earthquakes.

a

Quake-Maps.com was also created by SOS Earthquakes. Quake-Maps.com makes it easy to let the world know which shaking people have experienced during the earthquake. Quake-Maps.com gives also the opportunity to write some additional text. Filling up the form takes only 1 minute. Quake-Maps.com gives an overview of all the resent earthquakes and let you even go back in time and retrieve earthquakes of a certain date in the past.

Earthquake-Report.com headlines on twitter
@OnlyQuakeNews : Get all the headlines of our earthquake-report.com articles + regular updates on ongoing events
@QuakeSOS : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of USGS earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in the America’s and the Pacific Ocean sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was created for our QuakeSOS and QuakeSOS+ iPhone applications
@ShakingEarth : earthquake-report.com news + automatic earthquake notifications of EMSC earthquakes of M 4.0 or higher with emphasis to earthquakes in European and Asian / Middle East sphere (4 and up) and a lot of the rest of the world (5 and up). This account was originally created to stimulate our Facebook account
@QuakeMaps : earthquake-report.com news with mapping notifications of ALL earthquakes M 3.0 and higher from all over the world via EMSC and USGS. This account was created for our http://www.quake-maps.com website

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