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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 21 February 2021

Mon, 22 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Feb 2021

Summary: 7 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 142 quakes 3.0+, 178 quakes 2.0+ (362 total)
Global seismic activity level on 21 February 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 142 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 178 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1 x 1013 joules (11.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9835 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (21 Feb 2021):

#1: 5.2 quake Indian Ocean 21 Feb 2021 6:07 am (GMT +6)
#2: 5.2 quake 73 km south of Hotan, Xinjiang, China, 21 Feb 2021 10:10 pm (GMT +8)
#3: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 22 Feb 2021 9:54 am (GMT +11)
#4: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean 20 Feb 2021 6:15 pm (GMT -11)
#5: 5.0 quake 251 km southwest of Hotan, Xinjiang, China, 21 Feb 2021 4:12 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 20 Feb 2021 10:45 pm (GMT -12)
#7: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 153 km east of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, 22 Feb 2021 10:35 am (GMT +13)
#8: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 20 Feb 2021 1:21 pm (GMT -12)
#9: 4.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, Northern Mariana Islands, 21 Feb 2021 10:41 am (GMT +10)
#10: 4.9 quake 205 km northeast of Kyzyl, Republic of Tyva, Russia, 21 Feb 2021 8:37 am (GMT +7)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 2.3 quake 5 Km NNW of West Valley City, Utah, USA, 21 Feb 2021 6:01 am (GMT -7) - 14 reports
#2: 2.4 quake 9 Km SSW of Banner Hill, Tennessee, USA, 21 Feb 2021 12:01 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#3: 3.0 quake Departamento de Lules, 24 km southwest of Tucuman, Departamento de Capital, Tucuman, Argentina, 20 Feb 2021 9:43 pm (GMT -3) - 4 reports
#4: 2.7 quake 26 km northeast of Gavarr, Gegharkunik, Armenia, 21 Feb 2021 11:31 pm (GMT +4) - 4 reports
#5: 3.3 quake Inyo County, 53 mi east of Porterville, Tulare County, California, USA, 20 Feb 2021 5:19 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#6: 3.0 quake 31 km southeast of Pýrgos, Ilia Prefecture, Western Greece, 21 Feb 2021 11:43 am (GMT +2) - 3 reports
#7: 2.5 quake 81 Km W of Miramichi, Canada, 21 Feb 2021 4:23 am (GMT -4) - 3 reports
#8: 2.1 quake 22 mi northwest of Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, USA, 21 Feb 2021 3:32 am (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#9: 4.9 quake 205 km northeast of Kyzyl, Republic of Tyva, Russia, 21 Feb 2021 8:37 am (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#10: 2.5 quake 23km NNE of Trona, CA, USA, 21 Feb 2021 5:44 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#11: 3.8 quake 36 km east of Dehlorān, Ilam Province, Iran, 21 Feb 2021 5:21 am (GMT +3:30) - 2 reports
#12: 5.0 quake 251 km southwest of Hotan, Xinjiang, China, 21 Feb 2021 4:12 pm (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#13: 4.1 quake North Atlantic Ocean, Spain, 21 Feb 2021 1:11 pm (GMT -1) - 2 reports
#14: 3.1 quake 25 km south of Мостаганем, Mostaganem, Algeria, 21 Feb 2021 1:12 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#15: 4.0 quake Condorcanqui, Amazonas, 1 km south of Macas, Ecuador, 21 Feb 2021 2:21 am (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

Sun, 21 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 21 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Canlaon (1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.9-1.8), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Herdubreid (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ... read all
Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 22:01
4.4 quake 22 Feb 6:41 am (GMT +9)
A intermediate magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported early morning near Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia. ... read all
Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 21:30
4.9 quake 22 Feb 4:10 am (GMT +7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred only 19 minutes ago 67 km southwest of Bengkulu, Indonesia, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. ... read all
Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 18:29
4.5 quake 21 Feb 1:09 pm (GMT -5)
A shallow magnitude 4.5 earthquake was reported around noon near Pucallpa, Provincia de Coronel Portillo, Ucayali, Peru. ... read all
Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 15:16
4.7 quake 21 Feb 9:56 pm (GMT +7)
A shallow magnitude 4.7 earthquake was reported in the evening near Sukabumi, West Java, Indonesia. ... read all

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