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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 13 October 2021

Thu, 14 Oct 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Oct 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Oct 2021

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 37 quakes 4.0+, 203 quakes 3.0+, 283 quakes 2.0+ (526 total)
Global seismic activity level on 13 October 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 203 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 283 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.4 x 1013 joules (9.34 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8033 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (13 Oct 2021):

#1: 5.4 quake Departamento de Lago Argentino, Santa Cruz, Argentina, Oct 13, 2021 4:55 am (GMT -3)
#2: 5.2 quake New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, Oct 13, 2021 4:25 pm (GMT +10)
#3: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Oct 12, 2021 8:54 pm (GMT -6)
#4: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Oct 13, 2021 7:49 am (GMT -2)
#5: 4.9 quake New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, Oct 13, 2021 7:54 pm (GMT +10)
#6: 4.9 quake Banda Sea, Indonesia, Oct 13, 2021 7:51 pm (GMT +9)
#7: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, 136 km northwest of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, Oct 13, 2021 12:28 pm (GMT +9)
#8: 4.8 quake Indian Ocean, 135 km southeast of Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Oct 13, 2021 12:00 pm (GMT +7)
#9: 4.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Oct 13, 2021 3:24 am (GMT -2)
#10: 4.8 quake 10.7 km southwest of Rāiganj, Dinajpur Uttar, West Bengal, India, Oct 13, 2021 3:31 pm (GMT +5:30)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Oct 12, 2021 8:54 pm (GMT -6) - 140 reports
#2: 5.4 quake Departamento de Lago Argentino, Santa Cruz, Argentina, Oct 13, 2021 4:55 am (GMT -3) - 116 reports
#3: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Oct 13, 2021 5:32 pm (GMT +2) - 65 reports
#4: 4.4 quake La Palma Island, Canary Islands, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 3:33 pm (GMT +1) - 30 reports
#5: 3.1 quake Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, Oct 13, 2021 7:09 am (GMT +3) - 22 reports
#6: 4.6 quake South Pacific Ocean, Peru, Oct 13, 2021 4:07 am (GMT -5) - 19 reports
#7: 2.3 quake Murcia, Murcia, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2) - 17 reports
#8: 2.4 quake Spain: NW FORTUNA.MU Oct 13, 2021 4:54 pm (GMT +2) - 12 reports
#9: 4.8 quake Indian Ocean, 135 km southeast of Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Oct 13, 2021 12:00 pm (GMT +7) - 10 reports
#10: 3.4 quake Turrubares, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, Oct 13, 2021 4:09 am (GMT -6) - 8 reports
#11: 3.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Oct 12, 2021 9:07 pm (GMT -6) - 8 reports
#12: 3.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Oct 13, 2021 6:16 am (GMT -6) - 7 reports
#13: 3.5 quake Garabito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, Oct 13, 2021 5:45 pm (GMT -6) - 7 reports
#14: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Bass Strait, Australia, Oct 13, 2021 11:53 pm (GMT +11) - 7 reports
#15: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 9.1 km southwest of Pune, Maharashtra, India, Oct 13, 2021 2:04 pm (GMT +5:30) - 6 reports
#16: 3.9 quake Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 4:22 am (GMT +1) - 6 reports
#17: 3.6 quake La Palma Island, Canary Islands, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 10:37 am (GMT +1) - 5 reports
#18: 4.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Oct 13, 2021 7:58 pm (GMT +13) - 4 reports
#19: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Ontario, Canada, Oct 13, 2021 12:26 am (GMT -4) - 4 reports
#20: 3.0 quake Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, Oct 13, 2021 4:48 am (GMT +3) - 4 reports
#21: 4.0 quake 20 km southeast of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, Oct 13, 2021 12:56 am (GMT -5) - 3 reports
#22: 3.3 quake Puntarenas, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, Oct 12, 2021 10:38 pm (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#23: 3.4 quake La Palma Island, Canary Islands, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 11:15 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#24: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Ontario, Canada, Oct 13, 2021 9:54 am (GMT -4) - 3 reports
#25: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Whittlesea, Victoria, Australia, Oct 14, 2021 1:45 am (GMT +11) - 3 reports
#26: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 3.6 mi west of Miami Gardens, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA, Oct 13, 2021 11:18 am (GMT -4) - 3 reports
#27: 2.4 quake Tanger-Assilah, Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima, Morocco, Oct 13, 2021 3:38 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#28: 4.5 quake 12 km southeast of Atoyac de Alvarez, Guerrero, Mexico, Oct 13, 2021 1:38 pm (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#29: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): British Columbia, Canada, Oct 13, 2021 4:30 am (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#30: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Honduras Oct 13, 2021 11:59 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#31: 4.1 quake Ionian Sea, Greece, Oct 13, 2021 9:22 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#32: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Alicante, Valencia, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 7:12 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#33: 2.8 quake Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, Oct 13, 2021 6:54 pm (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#34: 3.2 quake 18 km northwest of Aydin, Aydın, Turkey, Oct 13, 2021 9:49 am (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#35: 4.3 quake 7.5 km east of peramabalura, Perambalur, Tamilnadu, India, Oct 13, 2021 5:11 pm (GMT +5:30) - 2 reports
#36: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 7 mi west of Victorville, San Bernardino County, California, USA, Oct 12, 2021 5:38 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#37: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan, Oct 13, 2021 7:35 pm (GMT +4:30) - 2 reports
#38: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 2.1 mi northeast of Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, Oct 12, 2021 11:35 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#39: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Ambohidratrimo District, Analamanga Region, Madagascar, Oct 13, 2021 7:43 am (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#40: 2.8 quake La Palma Island, Canary Islands, Spain, Oct 13, 2021 11:59 pm (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#41: 4.1 quake Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, 54 km east of Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico, Oct 13, 2021 12:12 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#42: 2.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Oct 12, 2021 9:12 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#43: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Knox, Victoria, Australia, Oct 13, 2021 3:37 pm (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#44: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Brighton and Hove, England, United Kingdom, Oct 14, 2021 12:08 am (GMT +1) - 2 reports
#45: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 2.7 mi west of Ontario, San Bernardino County, California, USA, Oct 12, 2021 8:27 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#46: 4.3 quake North Pacific Ocean, 69 km southeast of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, Oct 12, 2021 7:01 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#47: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Cologne District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Oct 13, 2021 7:27 am (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#48: 2.2 quake Southern Mallee, Australia Meridional, Australia, Oct 14, 2021 12:26 am (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#49: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece, Oct 13, 2021 4:38 am (GMT +3) - 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

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