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Latest 20 quakes above magnitude 3 in the world

Updated May 18, 2022 22:10 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 8
  • 16 quakes between magnitude 7 and 8
  • 140 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 2250 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 14667 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 48412 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 102233 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 217352 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, there were 3 quakes of magnitude 8.0 or above, 16 quakes between 7.0 and 8.0, 140 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 2250 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 14667 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 48412 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 102233 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 217352 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.5 | 43 km NW of Barranca, Datem del MaraƱon, Loreto, Peru -

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Showing quakes magnitude 6 or higher (20 out of 385073 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 18:25 GMT
Dec 30, 2021 3:25 am (GMT +9)
7.3

167 km
Indonesia: 121 Km NNE of Lospalos, Timor Leste 1245 reportsMore
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 26, 2021 15:42 GMT
Dec 27, 2021 3:42 am (GMT +12)
6.1

640 km
140 Km E of Levuka, Fiji 6 reportsMore
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 22, 2021 23:22 GMT
Dec 22, 2021 5:22 pm (GMT -6)
6.0

10 km
Mexico: 279 Km Al OESTE De CIHUATLAN, JAL 21 reportsMore
Monday, December 20, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 20, 2021 20:10 GMT
Dec 20, 2021 12:10 pm (GMT -8)
6.2

15 km
38km W of Petrolia, CA 585 reportsMore
Dec 20, 2021 03:39 GMT
Dec 20, 2021 1:39 am (GMT -2)
6.0

10 km
South Sandwich Islands Region More
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 19, 2021 16:28 GMT
Dec 20, 2021 4:28 am (GMT +12)
6.2

10 km
85 Km W of Labasa, Fiji 22 reportsMore
Saturday, December 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 18, 2021 20:05 GMT
Dec 18, 2021 10:05 pm (GMT +2)
6.0

10 km
South Africa: Prince Edward Islands Region 5 reportsMore
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 16, 2021 21:14 GMT
Dec 16, 2021 7:14 pm (GMT -2)
6.0

15 km
South Sandwich Islands Region More
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 14, 2021 03:20 GMT
Dec 14, 2021 11:20 am (GMT +8)
7.3

16 km
Indonesia: Flores Sea 49 reportsMore
Sunday, December 12, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 12, 2021 08:58 GMT
Dec 12, 2021 6:58 pm (GMT +10)
6.5

10 km
5.5 WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND 3 reportsMore
Thursday, December 9, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 9, 2021 02:05 GMT
Dec 9, 2021 11:05 am (GMT +9)
6.0

7 km
119 Km N of Naze, Japan 1 reportMore
Saturday, December 4, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 4, 2021 23:47 GMT
Dec 5, 2021 8:47 am (GMT +9)
6.0

174 km
259 Km N of Tobelo, Indonesia 3 reportsMore
Friday, December 3, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 3, 2021 08:33 GMT
Dec 3, 2021 6:33 am (GMT -2)
6.0

9.9 km
South Sandwich Islands Region More
Dec 3, 2021 04:40 GMT
Dec 2, 2021 9:40 pm (GMT -7)
6.2

10 km
Chile: Easter Island Region 4 reportsMore
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 30, 2021 10:37 GMT
Nov 30, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT +10)
6.1

10 km
112 Km SSE of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea 21 reportsMore
Monday, November 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 29, 2021 12:40 GMT
Nov 29, 2021 9:40 pm (GMT +9)
6.3

6.1 km
Izu Islands, Japan Region 22 reportsMore
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.4 x 1016 joules (6753 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5.8 x 106 tons of TNT or 363.2 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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