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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 16 November 2022

Thu, 17 Nov 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Nov 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Nov 2022
Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 87 quakes 3.0+, 236 quakes 2.0+ (362 total)
Global seismic activity level on 16 November 2022: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 87 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 236 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.6 x 1013 joules (18.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15843 tons of TNT or 1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Nov 2022)

#1: Mag 5.8 Coral Sea, 139 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands

Thursday, Nov 17, 2022 at 9:26 am (GMT +11) -
5.8 quake Coral Sea, 139 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands, Nov 17, 2022 9:26 am (GMT +11)

#2: Mag 5.5 Indian Ocean, 196 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 1:01 pm (GMT +7) -
5.5 quake Indian Ocean, 196 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, Nov 16, 2022 1:01 pm (GMT +7)

#3: Mag 5.3 Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 3:32 pm (GMT -6) -
5.3 quake Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, Nov 16, 2022 3:32 pm (GMT -6)

#4: Mag 5.3 Indian Ocean, 176 km south of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 4:22 pm (GMT +7) -
5.3 quake Indian Ocean, 176 km south of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, Nov 16, 2022 4:22 pm (GMT +7)

#5: Mag 4.8 Indian Ocean, 236 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 1:19 pm (GMT +7) -
4.8 quake Indian Ocean, 236 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, Nov 16, 2022 1:19 pm (GMT +7)

#6: Mag 4.8 Aru Sea, 148 km northeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia

Thursday, Nov 17, 2022 at 5:33 am (GMT +9) -
4.8 quake Aru Sea, 148 km northeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, Nov 17, 2022 5:33 am (GMT +9)

#7: Mag 4.8 Kazakhstan, 18 km south of Bole, Bortala Mongol Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 11:43 am (GMT +8) -
4.8 quake Kazakhstan, 18 km south of Bole, Bortala Mongol Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, Nov 16, 2022 11:43 am (GMT +8)

#8: Mag 4.7 39 km east of Dadukou, Sichuan, China

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 10:47 am (GMT +8) -
4.7 quake 39 km east of Dadukou, Sichuan, China, Nov 16, 2022 10:47 am (GMT +8)

#9: Mag 4.7 Philippine Sea, 40 km south of Taitung City, Taiwan

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 11:07 pm (GMT +8) -
4.7 quake Philippine Sea, 40 km south of Taitung City, Taiwan, Nov 16, 2022 11:07 pm (GMT +8)

#10: Mag 4.7 South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 7:50 am (GMT -2) -
4.7 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Nov 16, 2022 7:50 am (GMT -2)

Earthquakes reported felt

#1: Mag 5.3 Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA - 631 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 3:32 pm (GMT -6) -
5.3 quake Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, Nov 16, 2022 3:32 pm (GMT -6)

#2: Mag 3.7 29 mi north of Missoula, Montana, USA - 113 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 6:47 am (GMT -7) -
3.7 quake 29 mi north of Missoula, Montana, USA, Nov 16, 2022 6:47 am (GMT -7)

#3: Mag 4.5 15 km southwest of Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, India - 113 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 9:32 pm (GMT +5:30) -
4.5 quake 15 km southwest of Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, India, Nov 16, 2022 9:32 pm (GMT +5:30)

#4: Mag 2.8 10.1 mi southwest of San Mateo, California, USA - 19 reports

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2022 at 9:22 pm (GMT -8) -
2.8 quake 10.1 mi southwest of San Mateo, California, USA, Nov 15, 2022 9:22 pm (GMT -8)

#5: Mag 4.1 34 mi northwest of Pecos, Reeves County, Texas, USA - 16 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 3:39 pm (GMT -7) -
4.1 quake 34 mi northwest of Pecos, Reeves County, Texas, USA, Nov 16, 2022 3:39 pm (GMT -7)

#6: Mag 3.3 2.9 km east of Denizli, Turkey - 10 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 7:43 pm (GMT +3) -
3.3 quake 2.9 km east of Denizli, Turkey, Nov 16, 2022 7:43 pm (GMT +3)

#7: Mag 3.6 13 mi southeast of Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA - 4 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 2:58 am (GMT -7) -
3.6 quake 13 mi southeast of Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA, Nov 16, 2022 2:58 am (GMT -7)

#8: Mag 4.1 1.2 km south of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico - 4 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 5:55 am (GMT -7) -
4.1 quake 1.2 km south of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico, Nov 16, 2022 5:55 am (GMT -7)

#9: Mag 4.0 11 km northeast of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico - 3 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 4:56 am (GMT -7) -
4.0 quake 11 km northeast of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico, Nov 16, 2022 4:56 am (GMT -7)

#10: Mag 3.4 Texas, 58 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA - 3 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 3:40 pm (GMT -6) -
3.4 quake Texas, 58 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, Nov 16, 2022 3:40 pm (GMT -6)

#11: Mag 4.6 131 km northwest of Fort St. John, Peace River Regional District, British Columbia, Canada - 2 reports

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2022 at 7:40 pm (GMT -7) -
4.6 quake 131 km northwest of Fort St. John, Peace River Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Nov 15, 2022 7:40 pm (GMT -7)

#12: Mag 3.0 11 km southwest of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, Greece - 2 reports

Thursday, Nov 17, 2022 at 12:45 am (GMT +2) -
3.0 quake 11 km southwest of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, Greece, Nov 17, 2022 12:45 am (GMT +2)

#13: Mag 2.6 Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA - 2 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 4:01 pm (GMT -6) -
2.6 quake Texas, 56 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, Nov 16, 2022 4:01 pm (GMT -6)

#14: Mag 3.1 25 km north of Denizli, Turkey - 2 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 7:06 pm (GMT +3) -
3.1 quake 25 km north of Denizli, Turkey, Nov 16, 2022 7:06 pm (GMT +3)

#15: Mag 4.0 13 km northeast of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico - 2 reports

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 4:38 am (GMT -7) -
4.0 quake 13 km northeast of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico, Nov 16, 2022 4:38 am (GMT -7)

Earthquake stats

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Number of quakes and energy released over magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released over time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

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Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands

5.8 quake 17 Nov 9:26 am (GMT +11)
Solomon Islands was shaken near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, by an earthquake of magnitude 5.8 only 15 minutes ago, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported. ... Read all
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