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Latest 20 quakes above magnitude 3 in the world

Updated: Oct 5, 2022 21:58 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 7 days:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 6
  • 41 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 293 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 792 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1747 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 4134 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 7 days, there were 3 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, 41 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 293 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 792 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 1747 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 4134 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A strong magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit Piura, Peru, 14 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 4.8 | North Pacific Ocean, 44 km SE of Ofunato, Ōfunato-shi, Iwate, Japan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.8 | 14 km E of Sullana, Piura, Peru -

Recent quakes above magnitude 3.0 worldwide (updated )

Past 24 hours126 quakes | 94 quakes M3+ | 27 quakes M4+ | 5 quakes M5+
Past 7 days1,127 quakes | 791 quakes M3+ | 292 quakes M4+ | 41 quakes M5+ | 3 quakes M6+
Past 30 days6,269 quakes | 4,632 quakes M3+ | 1,468 quakes M4+ | 155 quakes M5+ | 11 quakes M6+ | 3 quakes M7+
Past 90 days18,025 quakes | 13,592 quakes M3+ | 3,986 quakes M4+ | 416 quakes M5+ | 27 quakes M6+ | 4 quakes M7+
Past 365 days65,995 quakes | 48,586 quakes M3+ | 15,563 quakes M4+ | 1,707 quakes M5+ | 129 quakes M6+ | 10 quakes M7+
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Showing quakes magnitude 4.8 or higher (20 out of 7010 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 GMT (6 quakes)
Oct 5, 2022 21:05 GMT
Oct 6, 2022 12:35 am (GMT +3:30)
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n/a
Hormozgan, 78 km south of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, Iran (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Oct 5, 2022 19:04 GMT
Oct 6, 2022 4:04 am (GMT +9)
4.8

64 km
North Pacific Ocean, 44 km southeast of Ofunato, Ōfunato-shi, Iwate, Japan
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Oct 5, 2022 18:16 GMT
Oct 5, 2022 4:16 pm (GMT -2)
5.1

10 km
South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
I FELT IT
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Oct 5, 2022 16:17 GMT
Oct 5, 2022 2:17 pm (GMT -2)
5.3

32 km
South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
I FELT IT
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Oct 5, 2022 08:26 GMT
Oct 5, 2022 3:26 am (GMT -5)
5.8

48 km
14 km east of Sullana, Piura, Peru
I FELT IT - 72 reports
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Oct 5, 2022 00:21 GMT
Oct 5, 2022 3:51 am (GMT +3:30)
5.6

15 km
8.6 km southeast of Khowy, West Azerbaijan, Iran
I FELT IT - 90 reports
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Tuesday, October 4, 2022 GMT (6 quakes)
Oct 4, 2022 22:11 GMT
Oct 5, 2022 7:11 am (GMT +9)
5.1

40 km
Banda Sea, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Oct 4, 2022 15:51 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 12:51 pm (GMT -3)
4.8

163 km
39 km southwest of Andalgala, Catamarca, Argentina
I FELT IT
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Oct 4, 2022 15:39 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 4:39 pm (GMT +1)
4.9

10 km
Alboran Sea, 24 km east of Al Hoceima, Morocco
I FELT IT - 25 reports
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Oct 4, 2022 13:08 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 10:08 am (GMT -3)
4.9

123 km
24 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Oct 4, 2022 05:13 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 12:13 am (GMT -5)
4.8

130 km
Departamento del Cauca, 66 km north of Pasto, Departamento de Nariño, Colombia
I FELT IT - 26 reports
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Oct 4, 2022 05:13 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 12:13 am (GMT -5)
5.2

248 km
31 km northwest of Santiago de Cali, Colombia
I FELT IT - 35 reports
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Monday, October 3, 2022 GMT (8 quakes)
Oct 3, 2022 23:49 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 6:49 pm (GMT -5)
4.8

31 km
86 km south of Chigorodo, Antioquia, Colombia
I FELT IT - 47 reports
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Oct 3, 2022 20:05 GMT
Oct 4, 2022 7:05 am (GMT +11)
4.9

10 km
New Caledonia
I FELT IT
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Oct 3, 2022 18:08 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 4:08 pm (GMT -2)
5.0

10 km
North Atlantic Ocean
I FELT IT
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Oct 3, 2022 10:19 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 8:19 am (GMT -2)
4.8

10 km
Reykjanes Ridge
I FELT IT
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Oct 3, 2022 09:55 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 2:55 am (GMT -7)
4.9

10 km
Easter Island Region
I FELT IT
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Oct 3, 2022 08:07 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 4:07 pm (GMT +8)
5.0

69 km
Near Balangiga, Eastern Visayas, Philippines
I FELT IT - 10 reports
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Oct 3, 2022 07:00 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 5:00 am (GMT -2)
5.5

10 km
South Sandwich Islands Region
I FELT IT
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Oct 3, 2022 05:22 GMT
Oct 3, 2022 1:22 pm (GMT +8)
4.8

10 km
NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9 x 1013 joules (24.9 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21409 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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