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Latest quakes in or around the Indian Ocean in the past 48 hours on Friday, December 2, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 2, 2022 13:27 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 20 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 27 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 38 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 14 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.4 | 27 km S of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.1 | Indian Ocean, 221 km SW of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or around the Indian Ocean (updated )

Past 24 hours38 quakes15 quakes M2+9 quakes M3+8 quakes M4+
Past 7 days360 quakes147 quakes M2+124 quakes M3+47 quakes M4+5 quakes M5+
Past 30 days1,405 quakes566 quakes M2+510 quakes M3+188 quakes M4+27 quakes M5+2 quakes M6+
Past 90 days4,275 quakes1,616 quakes M2+1,512 quakes M3+635 quakes M4+80 quakes M5+6 quakes M6+1 quake M7+
Past 365 days18,033 quakes6,852 quakes M2+6,332 quakes M3+2,573 quakes M4+300 quakes M5+23 quakes M6+3 quakes M7+
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.7 or higher (64 out of 100 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Friday, December 2, 2022 GMT (17 quakes)
Dec 2, 2022 9:15 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 13:15 GMT)
2.4

1 km
27 km south of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines More
Dec 2, 2022 8:49 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 12:49 GMT)
4.5

182 km
29 km north of Ende, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 8:40 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 12:40 GMT)
4.3

83 km
91 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 8:36 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 12:36 GMT)
2.9

10 km
57 km north of Polewali, West Sulawesi, Indonesia More
Dec 2, 2022 6:57 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 2, 2022 09:57 GMT)
4.2

22 km
62 km south of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 4:55 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 08:55 GMT)
4.9

126 km
78 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 4:42 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 08:42 GMT)
2.0

20 km
Philippine Sea, 28 km east of Surigao City, Philippines More
Dec 2, 2022 3:20 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 2, 2022 08:20 GMT)
3.0

10 km
Indian Ocean, 141 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, North Sumatra, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 3:39 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 07:39 GMT)
2.1

18 km
24 km northeast of Bayugan, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, Philippines More
Dec 2, 2022 3:09 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 07:09 GMT)
3.4

48 km
Philippine Sea, 116 km south of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 3:45 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 2, 2022 06:45 GMT)
4.5

10 km
Ceram Sea, 197 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 1:03 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 2, 2022 06:03 GMT)
2.5

10 km
18 km west of Ciranjang-hilir, West Java, Indonesia More
Dec 2, 2022 11:46 am (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 03:46 GMT)
2.8

35 km
Indian Ocean, Indonesia More
Dec 2, 2022 11:47 am (GMT +9) (Dec 2, 2022 02:47 GMT)
4.5

40 km
Ceram Sea, 195 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 10:00 am (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 02:00 GMT)
2.9

13 km
Flores Sea, 59 km north of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia More
Dec 2, 2022 8:51 am (GMT +7) (Dec 2, 2022 01:51 GMT)
3.0

18 km
29 km southeast of Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 9:49 am (GMT +8) (Dec 2, 2022 01:49 GMT)
2.7

28 km
Flores Sea, 71 km northeast of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia More
Thursday, December 1, 2022 GMT (30 quakes)
Dec 2, 2022 5:28 am (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 20:28 GMT)
3.6

10 km
Molucca Sea, 162 km northwest of Tobelo, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 5:24 am (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 20:24 GMT)
3.4

10 km
Molucca Sea, 120 km north of Tobelo, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 3:15 am (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 18:15 GMT)
3.3

46 km
PAPUA, INDONESIA
I FELT IT
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Dec 2, 2022 1:18 am (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 16:18 GMT)
4.0

10 km
194 km southeast of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2677 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Indian Ocean Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in or around the Indian Ocean?

The last earthquake in or around the Indian Ocean occurred 12 minutes ago: Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 27 km south of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines, on Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 9:15 pm (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in or around the Indian Ocean in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Indian Ocean had 64 quakes up to magnitude 5.1.

What was the strongest quake in or around the Indian Ocean in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in or around the Indian Ocean in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 5 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 221 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 3:29 pm (GMT +7).

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