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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 12 February 2021

Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Feb 2021

Summary: 10 quakes 5.0+, 60 quakes 4.0+, 122 quakes 3.0+, 225 quakes 2.0+ (417 total)
Global seismic activity level on 12 February 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 10 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 60 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 122 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 225 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2 x 1014 joules (33.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 28527 tons of TNT or 1.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (12 Feb 2021):

#1: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 9:06 pm (GMT +11)
#2: 5.8 quake 29 km southwest of Murghab, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan, 12 Feb 2021 10:01 pm (GMT +5)
#3: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 2:47 pm (GMT +11)
#4: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 3:06 pm (GMT +11)
#5: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 6:49 pm (GMT +11)
#6: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 13 Feb 2021 7:55 am (GMT +11)
#7: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 9:04 pm (GMT +11)
#8: 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 13 Feb 2021 1:54 am (GMT +11)
#9: 5.0 quake 90 km north of Metro, Lampung, Indonesia, 12 Feb 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +7)
#10: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 7:33 pm (GMT +11)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.8 quake 29 km southwest of Murghab, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan, 12 Feb 2021 10:01 pm (GMT +5) - 5419 reports
#2: 4.3 quake Bārkhān, Balochistan, 91 km west of Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan, 12 Feb 2021 7:31 am (GMT +5) - 90 reports
#3: 3.8 quake Alcobaça Municipality, 14 km northeast of Caldas da Rainha, Leiria, Portugal, 12 Feb 2021 10:08 pm (GMT +0) - 70 reports
#4: 4.9 quake Tasman Sea, 84 km west of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, 12 Feb 2021 4:54 pm (GMT +13) - 33 reports
#5: 2.8 quake Unicoi County, 19 mi south of Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA, 12 Feb 2021 3:27 am (GMT -5) - 17 reports
#6: 2.0 quake Chāl, 18 km south of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, 12 Feb 2021 8:26 am (GMT +4:30) - 16 reports
#7: 4.2 quake 9.6 km northeast of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile, 12 Feb 2021 6:43 am (GMT -3) - 14 reports
#8: 4.6 quake Sulu Sea, 103 km northwest of Iloilo City, Western Visayas, Philippines, 12 Feb 2021 6:16 pm (GMT +8) - 9 reports
#9: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 9:06 pm (GMT +11) - 7 reports
#10: 3.0 quake San Benito County, 13 mi northeast of Soledad, Monterey County, California, USA, 12 Feb 2021 9:07 am (GMT -8) - 7 reports
#11: 2.8 quake Aegean Sea, 66 km northeast of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, Greece, 12 Feb 2021 7:09 pm (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#12: 5.0 quake 90 km north of Metro, Lampung, Indonesia, 12 Feb 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +7) - 5 reports
#13: 4.1 quake Indian Ocean, Indonesia, 13 Feb 2021 12:51 am (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#14: 4.0 quake Inyo County, 44 mi north of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 12 Feb 2021 3:57 pm (GMT -8) - 4 reports
#15: 4.5 quake 201 km northeast of Turkestan, Turkistan, Kazakhstan, 12 Feb 2021 6:57 pm (GMT +6) - 4 reports
#16: 2.9 quake 11 km south of Almirante, Panama, 12 Feb 2021 12:32 pm (GMT -5) - 3 reports
#17: 2.4 quake County, Washington, 2 mi east of Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington State, USA, 12 Feb 2021 3:43 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#18: 4.7 quake Limarí, 23 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 12 Feb 2021 6:50 am (GMT -3) - 3 reports
#19: 4.7 quake Indian Ocean, 183 km southeast of Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 12 Feb 2021 12:05 pm (GMT +7) - 2 reports
#20: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 12 Feb 2021 9:34 pm (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#21: 4.7 quake 21 km west of Kastamonu, Cide, Kastamonu, Turkey, 12 Feb 2021 6:37 am (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#22: 2.0 quake Politischer Bezirk Innsbruck Land, 5.4 km south of Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria, 12 Feb 2021 8:25 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#23: 3.5 quake Caribbean Sea, 28 km east of Changuinola, Provincia de Bocas del Toro, Panama, 12 Feb 2021 12:42 pm (GMT -5) - 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, 13 Feb 2021, 00:17
4.0 quake 12 Feb 3:57 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 4.0 earthquake near Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, was reported only 6 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 1.5 miles beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Friday 12 February 2021 at 3:57 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
Fri, 12 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 12 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bobrof (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.7), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.5), Etna (7 quakes between mag 1.3-2.5), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 1.1), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.8) ... read all
Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 21:36
User reports for this quake on a map
Millions of people in the northern parts of India and Pakistan were awoken by a very noticeable earthquake on Friday evening (February 12, 2021). ... read all
Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 21:27
3.0 quake 12 Feb 2:03 pm (GMT -7)
A very shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported early afternoon near Stanley, Custer County, Idaho, USA. ... read all
Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 21:05
Location of user reports of the 12 Feb 2021 mag 5.8 Tajikistan quake
Millions of people in the northern parts of India and Pakistan were awoken by a very noticeable earthquake on Friday evening (February 12, 2021). ... read all

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