World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 15 July 2021

Fri, 16 Jul 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Jul 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Jul 2021

Summary: 1 quake 5.0+, 27 quakes 4.0+, 96 quakes 3.0+, 198 quakes 2.0+ (322 total)
Global seismic activity level on 15 July 2021: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 96 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 198 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.5 x 1013 joules (4.19 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3604 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (15 Jul 2021):

#1: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 15 Jul 5:44 pm (GMT +12)
#2: 4.9 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, 219 km northeast of Lospalos, Lautém, Timor-Leste, 15 Jul 12:44 pm (GMT +9)
#3: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 15 Jul 5:44 pm (GMT +12)
#4: 4.7 quake Molucca Sea, 282 km northeast of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 15 Jul 9:00 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 4.7 quake San Miguel Chongos, 32 km northeast of Crucecita, Mexico, 15 Jul 2021 1:28 pm (GMT -5)
#6: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 210 km east of Morioka, Iwate, Japan, 15 Jul 9:12 pm (GMT +10)
#7: 4.6 quake Philippines Sea, 7 km southeast of Hualien City, Taiwan, 16 Jul 7:05 am (GMT +8)
#8: 4.6 quake Philippines Sea, 10.8 km southeast of Hualien City, Taiwan, 16 Jul 7:29 am (GMT +8)
#9: 4.5 quake Coral Sea, 64 km south of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, 16 Jul 12:00 am (GMT +11)
#10: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of La Gomera, Guatemala, 2021-07-14 18:29:03

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.9 quake Arrondissement de Croix des Bouquets, 42 km east of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 15 Jul 5:01 am (GMT -4) - 50 reports

#2: 3.6 quake 72 km east of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India, 2021-07-15 19:47:26 IST - 11 reports
#3: 4.1 quake Tarrazu, 48 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, 2021-07-14 21:09:36 - 9 reports
#4: Unconfirmed quake reported: 6.9 mi south of Manteca, San Joaquin County, California, USA, 14 Jul 10:58 pm (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#5: 3.7 quake Mono County, 39 mi southeast of South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado County, California, USA, 15 Jul 7:18 am (GMT -7) - 7 reports
#6: 2.8 quake Giles County, 16 mi northwest of Radford, Virginia, USA, 15 July 2021 00:55 GMT - 7 reports
#7: Unconfirmed quake reported: 30 mi southwest of Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma, USA, 15 Jul 1:07 am (GMT -5) - 5 reports
#8: Unconfirmed quake reported: 8.9 km south of Northampton, England, United Kingdom, 16 Jul 12:06 am (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#9: 3.7 quake 10 km northeast of San Vito, Coto Brus, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 2021-07-15 03:16:47 - 3 reports
#10: 4.1 quake 32 km southeast of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, 2021-07-14 20:43:51 (Hora de México) - 3 reports
#11: 4.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 19 km south of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 15 Jul 7:34 am (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#12: 2.5 quake 32km SE of Markleeville, CA, 15 July 2021 07:13 GMT - 2 reports
#13: 4.7 quake San Miguel Chongos, 32 km northeast of Crucecita, Mexico, 15 Jul 2021 1:28 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Previous news

Thu, 15 Jul 2021, 23:58
4.2 quake 2.5 km west of Hualien City, Taiwan, 16 Jul 7:33 am (GMT +8)
A very shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported in the morning near Hualien City, Hualien, Taiwan. ... Read all
Thu, 15 Jul 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Jul 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-3.0), Ambalatungan (1 quake mag 1.9), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Cofre de Perote (1 quake mag 3.9), Cosigüina (1 quake mag 2.2) ... Read all
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