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World Earthquake Report for September 2021

Fri, 17 Sep 2021, 18:00
18:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2021
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Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 3 quakes 6.0+, 95 quakes 5.0+, 585 quakes 4.0+, 2779 quakes 3.0+, 4399 quakes 2.0+ (7862 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 95 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 585 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2779 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 4399 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 8 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1 x 1015 joules (1126 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 60.6 atomic bombs!) more info

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during September 2021:

#1: 7.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 8 km south of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, Sep 7, 2021 8:47 pm (GMT -5)
#2: 6.2 quake Departamento de Susques, 174 km west of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, Sep 13, 2021 2:18 am (GMT -3)
#3: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 102 km southeast of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 6, 2021 6:51 am (GMT +13)
#4: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 215 km northwest of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 7, 2021 10:49 pm (GMT +13)
#5: 5.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 106 km west of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, Sep 1, 2021 10:35 am (GMT -5)
#6: 5.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean Sep 1, 2021 11:50 am (GMT -2)
#7: 5.8 quake Sea of Okhotsk, Russia, Sep 3, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +10)
#8: 5.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, 228 km northwest of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 9, 2021 5:59 pm (GMT +13)
#9: 5.8 quake Philippine Sea, 279 km southeast of Tsu, Mie, Japan, Sep 14, 2021 7:46 am (GMT +9)
#10: 5.8 quake Coral Sea, 64 km north of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, Sep 17, 2021 9:28 pm (GMT +11)

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

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes during September 2021

Complete earthquake list September 2021

Previous news

Fri, 17 Sep 2021, 15:58
4.6 quake 17 Sep 8:28 pm (GMT +5)
Just 28 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Dalbandin, Chāgai, Balochistan, Pakistan. The tremor was recorded in the evening on Friday, September 17th, 2021, at 8:28 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface. ... Read all
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