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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 25 February 2021

Fri, 26 Feb 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Feb 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Feb 2021

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 36 quakes 4.0+, 115 quakes 3.0+, 263 quakes 2.0+ (418 total)
Global seismic activity level on 25 February 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 36 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 115 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 263 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.9 x 1013 joules (8.16 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7019 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (25 Feb 2021):

#1: 5.4 quake Indian Ocean 25 Feb 2021 3:51 pm (GMT +7)
#2: 5.2 quake South Pacific Ocean 24 Feb 2021 8:41 pm (GMT -9)
#3: 5.1 quake 144 km southwest of Shache, Kashgar, Xinjiang, China, 25 Feb 2021 11:47 am (GMT +8)
#4: 5.0 quake 93 km southwest of Serang, Banten, Indonesia, 26 Feb 2021 2:45 am (GMT +7)
#5: 4.9 quake 96 km northwest of Semey, East Kazakhstan, 25 Feb 2021 1:29 pm (GMT +6)
#6: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean 25 February 2021 03:54 GMT
#7: 4.8 quake 37 km northeast of Shwebo, Sagaing Region, Myanmar (Burma), 25 Feb 2021 2:20 pm (GMT +6:30)
#8: 4.8 quake 207 km north of Taraz, Zhambyl Oblysy, Kazakhstan, 25 Feb 2021 3:21 pm (GMT +6)
#9: 4.7 quake South China Sea, 97 km northwest of Santa Cruz, Philippines, 25 Feb 2021 10:55 am (GMT +8)
#10: 4.7 quake Mindanao Sea, 64 km south of General Santos, Philippines, 26 Feb 2021 1:45 am (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.6 quake Marigaon, 30 km east of Guwahati, Kamrup Metro, Assam, India, 25 Feb 2021 10:33 pm (GMT +5:30) - 72 reports
#2: 3.5 quake 2.2 Km N of Krýsuvík, Iceland, 25 Feb 2021 3:26 am (GMT +0) - 10 reports
#3: 4.1 quake Polkowice County, 12 km south of Głogow, Lower Silesia, Poland, 25 Feb 2021 6:21 am (GMT +1) - 6 reports
#4: 3.5 quake 1.5 Km SW of Keilir, Iceland, 25 Feb 2021 2:35 pm (GMT +0) - 6 reports
#5: 3.3 quake 27 mi north of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA, 25 Feb 2021 11:30 am (GMT -8) - 5 reports
#6: 3.1 quake 16 km west of Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, Philippines, 25 Feb 2021 4:44 pm (GMT +8) - 5 reports
#7: 4.6 quake 36 km northeast of Shwebo, Sagaing Region, Myanmar (Burma), 25 Feb 2021 9:04 am (GMT +6:30) - 5 reports
#8: 2.8 quake 10.6 mi south of Hollister, San Benito County, California, USA, 25 Feb 2021 12:11 am (GMT -8) - 4 reports
#9: 5.0 quake 93 km southwest of Serang, Banten, Indonesia, 26 Feb 2021 2:45 am (GMT +7) - 3 reports
#10: 3.1 quake 3.8 Km SSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 25 Feb 2021 12:53 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#11: 4.7 quake South China Sea, 97 km northwest of Santa Cruz, Philippines, 25 Feb 2021 10:55 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#12: 2.2 quake 3 mi south of Sparta, Alleghany County, North Carolina, USA, 25 Feb 2021 2:42 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#13: 3.2 quake 0.6 Km ENE of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 25 Feb 2021 2:21 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#14: 3.5 quake Ionian Sea, 27 km northeast of Patras, Achaea, Western Greece, 25 Feb 2021 9:48 pm (GMT +2) - 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, 25 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 25 Feb 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akutan (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (22 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (54 quakes between mag 0.1-3.3), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 3.1) ... Read all
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