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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 17 November 2021

Thu, 18 Nov 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Nov 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Nov 2021

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 39 quakes 4.0+, 310 quakes 3.0+, 425 quakes 2.0+ (780 total)
Global seismic activity level on 17 November 2021: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 310 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 425 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.3 x 1013 joules (11.9 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10217 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Nov 2021):

#1: 5.5 quake Departamento de Alberdi, 186 km northeast of Ciudad de Santiago del Estero, Departamento de Capital, Santiago del Estero, Argentina, Nov 17, 2021 6:38 pm (GMT -3)
#2: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, 144 km east of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, Nov 17, 2021 5:39 pm (GMT +10)
#3: 5.0 quake Indian Ocean, 84 km west of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, Nov 17, 2021 10:30 am (GMT +7)
#4: 5.0 quake Yellow Sea, 77 km northeast of Dazhong, Jiangsu, China, Nov 17, 2021 1:54 pm (GMT +8)
#5: 5.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 187 km northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand, Nov 18, 2021 1:37 am (GMT +12)
#6: 5.0 quake Ahuachapan, 24 km west of Sonsonate, El Salvador, Nov 17, 2021 1:01 pm (GMT -6)
#7: 4.9 quake Philippine Sea, 81 km southeast of Taipeh, Taipei City, Taiwan, Nov 17, 2021 11:25 am (GMT +9)
#8: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean Nov 17, 2021 8:28 pm (GMT +12)
#9: 4.9 quake 12 km northwest of Düzce, Turkey, Nov 17, 2021 3:40 pm (GMT +3)
#10: 4.9 quake South Pacific Ocean Nov 17, 2021 4:11 am (GMT -12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: North Yorkshire, 19 km southeast of York (England), England, United Kingdom, Nov 17, 2021 3:47 pm (GMT +0) - 1377 reports

#2: 3.9 quake 0.8 mi northeast of San Ramon, Contra Costa County, California, USA, Nov 17, 2021 11:43 am (GMT -8) - 343 reports
#3: 4.9 quake 12 km northwest of Düzce, Turkey, Nov 17, 2021 3:40 pm (GMT +3) - 195 reports
#4: Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 4.5 km east of Osnabruck, Sachsen Hilir, Germany, Nov 17, 2021 8:11 pm (GMT +1) - 157 reports
#5: 5.0 quake Yellow Sea, 77 km northeast of Dazhong, Jiangsu, China, Nov 17, 2021 1:54 pm (GMT +8) - 113 reports
#6: 3.6 quake Western Mediterranean, 34 km northeast of Bejaia, Algeria, Nov 17, 2021 1:29 am (GMT +1) - 62 reports
#7: 4.8 quake La Palma Island, 10.9 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 12:33 pm (GMT +0) - 62 reports
#8: 4.7 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 7:17 am (GMT +0) - 42 reports
#9: 4.6 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:19 pm (GMT +0) - 37 reports
#10: 2.6 quake 1km NE of San Ramon, CA, Nov 17, 2021 11:46 am (GMT -8) - 31 reports
#11: 5.0 quake Ahuachapan, 24 km west of Sonsonate, El Salvador, Nov 17, 2021 1:01 pm (GMT -6) - 24 reports
#12: 3.0 quake 0.9 mi northeast of San Ramon, Contra Costa County, California, USA, Nov 17, 2021 11:58 am (GMT -8) - 22 reports
#13: 4.3 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 11:48 pm (GMT +0) - 21 reports
#14: 4.5 quake 10.6 km west of Düzce, Turkey, Nov 17, 2021 3:57 pm (GMT +3) - 16 reports
#15: 3.9 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:04 pm (GMT +0) - 14 reports
#16: 3.6 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 7:35 pm (GMT +0) - 8 reports
#17: 3.5 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 10:19 pm (GMT +0) - 8 reports
#18: 3.7 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 4:26 pm (GMT +0) - 8 reports
#19: 3.0 quake 34 km northwest of Verona, Veneto, Italy, Nov 17, 2021 8:54 am (GMT +1) - 7 reports
#20: 3.1 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 12:29 pm (GMT +0) - 6 reports
#21: 3.6 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 3:19 pm (GMT +0) - 6 reports
#22: 4.8 quake North Pacific Ocean, 85 km south of San Miguel, El Salvador, Nov 17, 2021 11:48 am (GMT -6) - 6 reports
#23: 4.3 quake 20 km north of Jalal-Abad, Kyrgyzstan, Nov 17, 2021 5:17 pm (GMT +6) - 6 reports
#24: 2.9 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:17 pm (GMT +0) - 5 reports
#25: 3.1 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 1:42 pm (GMT +0) - 5 reports
#26: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 23 mi west of Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA, Nov 17, 2021 9:15 am (GMT -7) - 4 reports
#27: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Redcar and Cleveland, 26 km east of Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom, Nov 17, 2021 4:45 pm (GMT +0) - 4 reports
#28: 3.6 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:02 am (GMT +0) - 4 reports
#29: 2.8 quake 15 km southeast of Sakarya, Turkey, Nov 17, 2021 12:47 pm (GMT +3) - 4 reports
#30: Reported quake or seismic-like event: Carteret County, 17 mi east of Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina, USA, Nov 17, 2021 6:44 am (GMT -5) - 4 reports
#31: 2.8 quake La Palma Island, 8.9 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 10:57 pm (GMT +0) - 4 reports
#32: 5.5 quake Departamento de Alberdi, 186 km northeast of Ciudad de Santiago del Estero, Departamento de Capital, Santiago del Estero, Argentina, Nov 17, 2021 6:38 pm (GMT -3) - 4 reports
#33: 3.0 quake 12 mi southeast of Salina, Saline County, Kansas, USA, Nov 17, 2021 3:43 pm (GMT -6) - 4 reports
#34: 3.3 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 8:56 pm (GMT +0) - 4 reports
#35: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 2.8 mi southeast of Sacramento, California, USA, Nov 16, 2021 10:16 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#36: 2.5 quake Visp District, 32 km southeast of Sion, Valais, Switzerland, Nov 17, 2021 4:20 pm (GMT +1) - 3 reports
#37: 2.6 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 11:46 pm (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#38: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.5 mi northeast of Riverside, California, USA, Nov 17, 2021 2:15 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#39: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 4.4 mi north of Stockton, San Joaquin County, California, USA, Nov 16, 2021 5:48 pm (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#40: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 0.5 km west of Mexico City, Mexico D.F., Nov 17, 2021 1:43 pm (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#41: 4.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 22 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, Nov 16, 2021 9:55 pm (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#42: 3.8 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 4:10 am (GMT +0) - 3 reports
#43: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): South 24 Paraganas, 9.2 km south of Kolkata, West Bengal, India, Nov 17, 2021 11:27 pm (GMT +5:30) - 3 reports
#44: 2.3 quake 1km NE of San Ramon, CA, Nov 17, 2021 11:53 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#45: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 0.4 mi west of Laguna Niguel, Orange County, California, USA, Nov 17, 2021 11:14 am (GMT -8) - 3 reports
#46: 2.1 quake 1km NE of San Ramon, CA, Nov 17, 2021 11:50 am (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#47: 3.0 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:06 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#48: 3.0 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:16 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#49: 3.4 quake La Palma Island, 14 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 9:24 pm (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#50: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Kingston, 6.8 km north of Frankston East, Victoria, Australia, Nov 18, 2021 5:55 am (GMT +11) - 2 reports
#51: 2.0 quake 1km NE of San Ramon, CA, Nov 17, 2021 12:16 pm (GMT -8) - 2 reports
#52: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 7.9 mi east of Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA, Nov 17, 2021 1:26 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports
#53: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Gulf of Mexico, Mexico, Nov 17, 2021 9:54 am (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#54: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Ontario County, 16 mi southeast of Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA, Nov 17, 2021 10:21 am (GMT -5) - 2 reports
#55: 2.7 quake Martin County, 9.4 mi northwest of Midland, Texas, USA, Nov 16, 2021 9:25 pm (GMT -6) - 2 reports
#56: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 2.8 km southeast of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, Nov 17, 2021 12:33 pm (GMT +2) - 2 reports
#57: Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 7.7 km southeast of Esenyurt, Stambul, Turkey, Nov 17, 2021 6:37 am (GMT +3) - 2 reports
#58: 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, 144 km east of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, Nov 17, 2021 5:39 pm (GMT +10) - 2 reports
#59: Reported quake or seismic-like event: 5.1 km northwest of Sambrial, Siālkot, Punjab, Pakistan, Nov 17, 2021 1:38 pm (GMT +5) - 2 reports
#60: 3.6 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 5:53 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#61: 3.4 quake Indian Ocean, 61 km northwest of Pariaman, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia, Nov 17, 2021 12:32 pm (GMT +7) - 2 reports
#62: 3.2 quake La Palma Island, 13 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain, Nov 17, 2021 4:02 am (GMT +0) - 2 reports
#63: 3.7 quake 43 km north of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, Iran, Nov 17, 2021 5:29 am (GMT +3:30) - 2 reports
#64: 4.3 quake 13 km northwest of Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico, Nov 16, 2021 10:08 pm (GMT -6) - 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, 18 Nov 2021, 00:13

Moderate 4.9 quake hits near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands

4.9 quake 18 Nov 10:46 am (GMT +11)
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, was reported only 25 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a moderately shallow depth of 35 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Thursday, November 18th, 2021, at 10:46 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... Read all
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