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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 11 February 2021

Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Feb 2021

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 29 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 142 quakes 3.0+, 220 quakes 2.0+ (428 total)
Global seismic activity level on 11 February 2021: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 142 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 220 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1014 joules (85.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 73301 tons of TNT or 4.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (11 Feb 2021):

#1: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 5:52 pm (GMT +11)
#2: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 7:22 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 11:14 am (GMT +11)
#4: 5.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 3:15 pm (GMT +11)
#5: 5.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 6:18 pm (GMT +11)
#6: 5.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 12:24 pm (GMT +11)
#7: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 12:02 pm (GMT +11)
#8: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 10:19 pm (GMT +11)
#9: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 3:52 am (GMT +11)
#10: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 7:05 am (GMT +11)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.7 quake Valdivia, 37 km southeast of Panguipulli, Provincia de Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 11 Feb 2021 11:01 am (GMT -3) - 43 reports
#2: 4.6 quake Khanaqin District, Diyāla, 91 km south of Sulaymaniyah, Iraq, 12 Feb 2021 1:10 am (GMT +3) - 8 reports
#3: 2.6 quake 17 km west of Huercal Overa, Almeria, Andalusia, Spain, 11 Feb 2021 4:55 pm (GMT +1) - 7 reports
#4: 4.2 quake Valdivia, 38 km southeast of Panguipulli, Provincia de Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 11 Feb 2021 11:51 am (GMT -3) - 6 reports
#5: 3.5 quake 31 km west of Nikšić, Montenegro, 11 Feb 2021 1:10 pm (GMT +1) - 6 reports
#6: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 86 km south of Leon, Nicaragua, 10 Feb 2021 8:40 pm (GMT -6) - 5 reports
#7: 3.8 quake Aegean Sea, 16 km north of Karlovasi, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, 11 Feb 2021 9:23 pm (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#8: 3.6 quake Kalar District, Sulaymaniyah, 30 km east of Kifrī, Kifri, Diyāla, Iraq, 12 Feb 2021 2:22 am (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#9: 4.8 quake 38 km south of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, 11 Feb 2021 5:14 pm (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#10: 4.8 quake South China Sea, 28 km southwest of Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, 11 Feb 2021 9:35 pm (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#11: 3.8 quake Aegean Sea, 18 km west of Aliağa, Izmir, Turkey, 11 Feb 2021 11:45 am (GMT +3) - 3 reports
#12: 3.1 quake 37 km southeast of Panguipulli, Provincia de Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 11 Feb 2021 11:13 am (GMT -3) - 3 reports
#13: 4.0 quake 48 km southeast of Sarajevo, Bosniak-Croat Federation, Bosnia & Herzegovina, 11 Feb 2021 1:10 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#14: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 11 Feb 2021 11:14 am (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#15: 2.8 quake Tehama County, 25 mi southeast of Redding, Shasta County, California, USA, 11 Feb 2021 9:20 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#16: 2.0 quake 17 km east of Angoulême, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, 11 Feb 2021 5:45 pm (GMT +1) - 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

Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (7 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Eldey (5 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.5) ... read all
Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 22:30
4.6 quake 12 Feb 1:10 am (GMT +3)
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Kifrī, Qaḑā’ Kifrī, Diyāla, Iraq. The tremor was recorded early morning on Friday 12 February 2021 at 1:10 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. ... read all
Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 20:28
4.0 quake Gulf of Alaska, USA, 11 Feb 2021 11:08 am (GMT -9)
A intermediate magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported in the morning near Aleneva, Kodiak Island County, Alaska, USA. ... read all
Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 20:06
4.2 quake 11 Feb 1:44 pm (GMT -6)
the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, only 22 minutes ago. The earthquake hit around noon on Thursday 11 February 2021 at 1:44 pm local time at a moderately shallow depth of 33 km. 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
Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 14:21
4.7 quake 11 Feb 11:01 am (GMT -3)
A magnitude 4.7 earthquake near Panguipulli, Provincia de Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, 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 in the morning on Thursday 11 February 2021 at 11:01 am 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

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