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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 19 September 2022

Tue, 20 Sep 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2022
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 6 quakes 5.0+, 61 quakes 4.0+, 118 quakes 3.0+, 185 quakes 2.0+ (371 total)
Global seismic activity level on 19 September 2022: EXTREME

Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 61 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 118 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 185 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.2 x 1016 joules (6244 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5.4 x 106 tons of TNT or 335.8 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (19 Sep 2022)

#1: Mag 7.7 North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 1:05 pm (GMT -5) -
7.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 1:05 pm (GMT -5)

#2: Mag 5.8 Indian Ocean, French Southern Territories

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 9:42 pm (GMT +5) -
5.8 quake Indian Ocean, French Southern Territories, Sep 19, 2022 9:42 pm (GMT +5)

#3: Mag 5.6 Indian Ocean, French Southern Territories

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 10:53 pm (GMT +5) -
5.6 quake Indian Ocean, French Southern Territories, Sep 19, 2022 10:53 pm (GMT +5)

#4: Mag 5.5 66 Km SSW of Hualien City, Taiwan

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 10:07 am (GMT +8) -
5.5 quake 66 Km SSW of Hualien City, Taiwan, Sep 19, 2022 10:07 am (GMT +8)

#5: Mag 5.3 North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:30 pm (GMT -5) -
5.3 quake North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 2:30 pm (GMT -5)

#6: Mag 5.1 USA, 59 mi north of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 11:08 am (GMT -7) -
5.1 quake USA, 59 mi north of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 11:08 am (GMT -7)

#7: Mag 5.0 Bismarck Sea, 91 km east of Madang, Papua New Guinea

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:29 pm (GMT +10) -
5.0 quake Bismarck Sea, 91 km east of Madang, Papua New Guinea, Sep 19, 2022 2:29 pm (GMT +10)

#8: Mag 4.9 40 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:12 am (GMT -4) -
4.9 quake 40 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia, Sep 19, 2022 2:12 am (GMT -4)

#9: Mag 4.9 Solomon Sea, 62 km southwest of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022 at 7:04 am (GMT +11) -
4.9 quake Solomon Sea, 62 km southwest of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, Sep 20, 2022 7:04 am (GMT +11)

#10: Mag 4.8 13 km northwest of Aral, Xinjiang, China

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 7:08 pm (GMT +8) -
4.8 quake 13 km northwest of Aral, Xinjiang, China, Sep 19, 2022 7:08 pm (GMT +8)

Earthquakes reported felt

#1: Mag 7.7 North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico - 1265 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 1:05 pm (GMT -5) -
7.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 1:05 pm (GMT -5)

#2: Mag 4.4 Arizona, 31 mi south of St. George, Washington County, Utah, USA - 318 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 3:18 pm (GMT -6) -
4.4 quake Arizona, 31 mi south of St. George, Washington County, Utah, USA, Sep 19, 2022 3:18 pm (GMT -6)

#3: Mag 4.8 42 mi west of Fairbanks, Alaska, USA - 250 reports

Sunday, Sep 18, 2022 at 5:15 pm (GMT -8) -
4.8 quake 42 mi west of Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, Sep 18, 2022 5:15 pm (GMT -8)

#4: Mag 4.9 40 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia - 193 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:12 am (GMT -4) -
4.9 quake 40 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia, Sep 19, 2022 2:12 am (GMT -4)

#5: Mag 5.1 USA, 59 mi north of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico - 32 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 11:08 am (GMT -7) -
5.1 quake USA, 59 mi north of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 11:08 am (GMT -7)

#6: Mag 3.7 36 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia - 30 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 1:02 am (GMT -5) -
3.7 quake 36 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia, Sep 19, 2022 1:02 am (GMT -5)

#7: Mag 5.3 North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico - 24 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:30 pm (GMT -5) -
5.3 quake North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Tecoman, Colima, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 2:30 pm (GMT -5)

#8: Mag 4.1 Aegean Sea, 24 km east of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, Greece - 17 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 5:31 am (GMT +2) -
4.1 quake Aegean Sea, 24 km east of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, Greece, Sep 19, 2022 5:31 am (GMT +2)

#9: Mag 3.3 9 mi south of Hollister, San Benito County, California, USA - 17 reports

Sunday, Sep 18, 2022 at 9:47 pm (GMT -7) -
3.3 quake 9 mi south of Hollister, San Benito County, California, USA, Sep 18, 2022 9:47 pm (GMT -7)

#10: Mag 4.0 South Pacific Ocean, 37 km south of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile - 10 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 8:55 pm (GMT -3) -
4.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 37 km south of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, Sep 19, 2022 8:55 pm (GMT -3)

#11: Mag 5.5 66 Km SSW of Hualien City, Taiwan - 7 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 10:07 am (GMT +8) -
5.5 quake 66 Km SSW of Hualien City, Taiwan, Sep 19, 2022 10:07 am (GMT +8)

#12: Mag 4.2 North Pacific Ocean, 53 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala - 6 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 4:29 am (GMT -6) -
4.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 53 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, Sep 19, 2022 4:29 am (GMT -6)

#13: Mag 3.7 7.1 km south of Medjez el Bab, Gouvernorat de Béja, Tunisia - 5 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 1:07 am (GMT +1) -
3.7 quake 7.1 km south of Medjez el Bab, Gouvernorat de Béja, Tunisia, Sep 19, 2022 1:07 am (GMT +1)

#14: Mag 5.0 Bismarck Sea, 91 km east of Madang, Papua New Guinea - 5 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:29 pm (GMT +10) -
5.0 quake Bismarck Sea, 91 km east of Madang, Papua New Guinea, Sep 19, 2022 2:29 pm (GMT +10)

#15: Mag 2.7 Eastern Mediterranean, 22 km southeast of Palekastro, Lasithi, Crete, Greece - 4 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 7:05 am (GMT +3) -
2.7 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 22 km southeast of Palekastro, Lasithi, Crete, Greece, Sep 19, 2022 7:05 am (GMT +3)

#16: Mag 4.5 North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal - 3 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 3:30 pm (GMT -1) -
4.5 quake North Atlantic Ocean, Portugal, Sep 19, 2022 3:30 pm (GMT -1)

#17: Mag 4.3 Indian Ocean, 63 km south of Gombong, Central Java, Indonesia - 3 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 11:37 pm (GMT +7) -
4.3 quake Indian Ocean, 63 km south of Gombong, Central Java, Indonesia, Sep 19, 2022 11:37 pm (GMT +7)

#18: Mag 4.5 8.2 km east of Sano, Prefectura de Tochigi, Japan - 3 reports

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022 at 5:55 am (GMT +9) -
4.5 quake 8.2 km east of Sano, Prefectura de Tochigi, Japan, Sep 20, 2022 5:55 am (GMT +9)

#19: Mag 3.8 Leyte Island, 7.3 km southwest of Abuyog, Philippines - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 11:11 am (GMT +8) -
3.8 quake Leyte Island, 7.3 km southwest of Abuyog, Philippines, Sep 19, 2022 11:11 am (GMT +8)

#20: Mag 4.0 32 km northwest of Wanaka, Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago, New Zealand - 2 reports

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022 at 8:18 am (GMT +12) -
4.0 quake 32 km northwest of Wanaka, Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago, New Zealand, Sep 20, 2022 8:18 am (GMT +12)

#21: Mag 3.1 Eastern Mediterranean, 71 km southwest of Ierapetra, Lasithi, Crete, Greece - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 11:37 am (GMT +3) -
3.1 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 71 km southwest of Ierapetra, Lasithi, Crete, Greece, Sep 19, 2022 11:37 am (GMT +3)

#22: Mag 4.6 79 km southeast of Gilgit, Pakistan - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 9:00 am (GMT +5) -
4.6 quake 79 km southeast of Gilgit, Pakistan, Sep 19, 2022 9:00 am (GMT +5)

#23: Mag 4.5 61 km northeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 10:44 am (GMT +7) -
4.5 quake 61 km northeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia, Sep 19, 2022 10:44 am (GMT +7)

#24: Mag 3.0 Eastern Mediterranean, 27 km northwest of Paphos, Cyprus - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 4:18 am (GMT +3) -
3.0 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 27 km northwest of Paphos, Cyprus, Sep 19, 2022 4:18 am (GMT +3)

#25: Mag 2.8 1.4 km northwest of San Giovanni Rotondo, Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 2:41 pm (GMT +2) -
2.8 quake 1.4 km northwest of San Giovanni Rotondo, Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy, Sep 19, 2022 2:41 pm (GMT +2)

#26: Mag 2.0 11 km south of Balingen, Tuebingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 10:57 pm (GMT +2) -
2.0 quake 11 km south of Balingen, Tuebingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Sep 19, 2022 10:57 pm (GMT +2)

#27: Mag 4.1 North Pacific Ocean, 30 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico - 2 reports

Monday, Sep 19, 2022 at 8:26 am (GMT -5) -
4.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 30 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, Sep 19, 2022 8:26 am (GMT -5)

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Previous news

Tue, 20 Sep 2022, 00:19

Significant magnitude 5.0 quake hits 95 km northeast of Morioka, Japan in the morning

5.0 quake 20 Sep 9:06 am (GMT +9)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred in the morning on Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, at 9:06 am local time near Morioka, Morioka-shi, Iwate, Japan, as reported by Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED). ... Read all
Tue, 20 Sep 2022, 00:10

Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.2 just reported 31 km southwest of Valparaiso, Chile

4.2 quake 19 Sep 8:55 pm (GMT -3)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred in the evening on Monday, September 19th, 2022, at 8:55 pm local time near Valparaiso, Provincia de Valparaíso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). ... Read all
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