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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 19 February 2021

Sat, 20 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Feb 2021

Summary: 7 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 111 quakes 3.0+, 247 quakes 2.0+ (394 total)
Global seismic activity level on 19 February 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 111 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 247 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.4 x 1013 joules (15 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 12893 tons of TNT or 0.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (19 Feb 2021):

#1: 5.6 quake Bering Sea, 127 mi southwest of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, 18 Feb 2021 11:11 pm (GMT -10)
#2: 5.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 19 Feb 2021 7:14 pm (GMT +13)
#3: 5.3 quake Coral Sea, 71 km west of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, 19 Feb 2021 8:20 pm (GMT +11)
#4: 5.1 quake 8.5 km northwest of Karamay, Xinjiang, China, 19 Feb 2021 9:23 am (GMT +8)
#5: 5.0 quake 15 km north of Karamay, Xinjiang, China, 19 Feb 2021 9:18 am (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 172 km southwest of Mata-Utu, Wallis & Futuna, 19 Feb 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +12)
#7: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 113 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, 20 Feb 2021 2:16 am (GMT +10)
#8: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean 19 Feb 2021 5:34 am (GMT -1)
#9: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 71 km northwest of La Serena, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 19 Feb 2021 3:54 am (GMT -3)
#10: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 19 Feb 2021 7:31 pm (GMT +11)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.2 quake Grant County, 41 mi north of Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA, 19 Feb 2021 7:56 am (GMT -6) - 204 reports
#2: 4.5 quake Santiago, 47 km northeast of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, 19 Feb 2021 8:49 am (GMT -3) - 18 reports
#3: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 71 km northwest of La Serena, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 19 Feb 2021 3:54 am (GMT -3) - 6 reports
#4: 2.7 quake Novi Vinodolski, 46 km southeast of Rijeka, Croatia, 19 Feb 2021 2:34 pm (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#5: 5.3 quake Coral Sea, 71 km west of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, 19 Feb 2021 8:20 pm (GMT +11) - 5 reports
#6: 4.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, 58 km west of Valparaiso, Chile, 19 Feb 2021 5:48 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#7: 4.6 quake Indian Ocean, 114 km south of Lumajang, East Java, Indonesia, 20 Feb 2021 12:29 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#8: 5.6 quake Bering Sea, 127 mi southwest of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, 18 Feb 2021 11:11 pm (GMT -10) - 2 reports
#9: 3.4 quake 13 km northwest of Valencia, Carabobo, Venezuela, 19 Feb 2021 4:03 pm (GMT -4) - 2 reports
#10: 2.1 quake 8 Km SE of Ratliff City, Oklahoma, USA, 19 Feb 2021 12:19 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#11: 4.1 quake Ōshima-gun, 10.2 km east of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan, 20 Feb 2021 6:03 am (GMT +9) - 2 reports
#12: 3.0 quake Inyo County, 31 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, 19 Feb 2021 12:52 am (GMT -8) - 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, 20 Feb 2021, 00:21
4.3 quake 20 Feb 6:31 am (GMT +6:30)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Mawlaik, Mawlaik District, Sagaing Region, Myanmar (Burma), was reported only 20 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at an intermediate depth of 105 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Saturday 20 February 2021 at 6:01 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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