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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 21 November 2020

Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Nov 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Nov 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 23 quakes 4.0+, 92 quakes 3.0+, 247 quakes 2.0+ (366 total)
Global seismic activity level on 21 November 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 23 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 92 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 247 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.4 x 1013 joules (9.47 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8150 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (21 Nov 2020):

#1: 5.6 quake 36 km south of Ovalle, Limarí, Coquimbo, Chile, 20 Nov 11.11 pm (GMT -3)
#2: 5.2 quake 235 km southwest of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand, 22 Nov 7.00 am (GMT +13)
#3: 5.1 quake , 39 km south of Sarangani (Davao del Sur, Davao Region, Philippines), Indonesia, 21 Nov 9.11 pm (GMT +8)
#4: 5.0 quake - Kermadec Islands region 22 Nov 1.49 am (GMT +13)
#5: 4.8 quake 175 km south of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, 21 Nov 11.25 am (GMT +9)
#6: 4.8 quake 55 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, 21 Nov 11.58 pm (GMT +7)
#7: 4.8 quake 15 km north of Guimba, Nueva Ecija, Central Luzon, Philippines, 21 November 17:05 UTC
#8: 4.7 quake 67 km southeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, 21 Nov 6.14 pm (GMT +9)
#9: 4.6 quake 136 km northwest of Sola, Torba Province, Vanuatu, 21 Nov 3.27 pm (GMT +11)
#10: 4.6 quake 305 km southwest of Waingapu, Kabupaten Sumba Timur, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, 21 Nov 10.33 pm (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.4 quake 19 km southwest of Seoni, Madhya Pradesh, India, 22 Nov 1.45 am (GMT +5:30) - 50 reports
#2: 5.6 quake 36 km south of Ovalle, Limarí, Coquimbo, Chile, 20 Nov 11.11 pm (GMT -3) - 16 reports
#3: 3.2 quake 5.2 mi northeast of Pāhala, Hawaii County, 21 Nov 6.26 am (GMT -10) - 3 reports
#4: 5.2 quake 235 km southwest of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand, 22 Nov 7.00 am (GMT +13) - 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
Previous news
Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Nov 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.1), Bibinoi (3 quakes between mag 3.9-4.8), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Edgecumbe (1 quake mag 2.0), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.5) ... read all
Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 22:54
4.6 quake 87 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia, 22 Nov 6.34 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.6 occurred only 8 minutes ago 87 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) reported. ... read all
Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 20:42
4.4 quake Southern India 22 Nov 1.45 am (GMT +5:30)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred early morning on Sunday 22 November 2020 at 1.15 am local time near the city of Seoni, India, as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). ... read all
Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 18:51
4.3 quake Near Coast of Central Chile 21 Nov 1.31 pm (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported only 11 minutes ago by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter around noon on Saturday 21 November 2020 at 1.31 pm local time. 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
Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 18:20
5.2 quake 22 Nov 7:00 am (GMT +13)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred only 5 minutes ago 198 km southwest of Oban, New Zealand, New Zealand's Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey (GeoNet) reported. ... read all

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