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Earthquakes Today: latest quakes in or near Africa and the Red Sea: past 7 days

Updated Sep 23, 2021 19:30 GMT -
During the past 7 days, Africa and the Red Sea was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 26 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 193 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 293 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.8 quake 68 km south of Kabalo, Tanganyika, Congo - Kinshasa, Sep 18, 2021 2:56 pm (GMT +2)
Biggest quake today: 3.2 quake Al-Maimouna District, 18 km southwest of Amarah, Amara District, Maysan, Iraq, Sep 23, 2021 7:09 pm (GMT +3)
Most recent quake: 2.4 quake Sekhukhune District Municipality, 61 km south of Lebowakgomo, South Africa, Sep 23, 2021 6:18 pm (GMT +2)
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Thursday, September 23, 2021 16:18 GMT (6 earthquakes)
Sep 23, 2021 6:18 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 23, 2021 16:18 GMT)
2.4

10 km
1778 km (1105 mi)Sekhukhune District Municipality, 61 km south of Lebowakgomo, South Africa MoreMap
Sep 23, 2021 7:09 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 23, 2021 16:09 GMT)
3.2

10 km
665 km (413 mi)Al-Maimouna District, 18 km southwest of Amarah, Amara District, Maysan, Iraq
I FELT IT
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Sep 23, 2021 5:01 pm (GMT +3:30) (Sep 23, 2021 13:31 GMT)
2.9

10 km
622 km (386 mi)51 km west of Kāzerūn, Fars, Iran MoreMap
Sep 23, 2021 1:22 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 23, 2021 12:22 GMT)
2.2

1 km
3 km (1.9 mi)La Palma Island, 9.1 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain MoreMap
Sep 23, 2021 1:07 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 23, 2021 12:07 GMT)
2.6

13 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 15 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain 1 reportMoreMap
Sep 23, 2021 2:41 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 23, 2021 11:41 GMT)
3.2

41 km
49 km (30 mi)Mozambique Channel, 42 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte
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Wednesday, September 22, 2021 20:58 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Sep 22, 2021 9:58 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 22, 2021 20:58 GMT)
3.0
3 km (1.9 mi)La Palma Island, 10.2 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Sep 22, 2021 8:46 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 22, 2021 17:46 GMT)
2.7

42 km
46 km (29 mi)Mozambique Channel, 39 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Sep 22, 2021 7:23 pm (GMT +3:30) (Sep 22, 2021 15:53 GMT)
2.9

7 km
453 km (281 mi)37 km southeast of Akbarābād, Fars, Iran
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Tuesday, September 21, 2021 19:41 GMT (7 earthquakes)
Sep 21, 2021 11:11 pm (GMT +3:30) (Sep 21, 2021 19:41 GMT)
2.9

8 km
669 km (416 mi)29 km northeast of Bandar-e Genāveh, Bushehr, Iran
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Sep 21, 2021 2:25 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 21, 2021 12:25 GMT)
3.0

10 km
1958 km (1217 mi)19 km northwest of Bethal, South Africa
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Sep 21, 2021 12:11 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 21, 2021 10:11 GMT)
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n/a
19 km (12 mi)2.5 km northwest of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 5 reports
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Sep 21, 2021 9:08 am (GMT +1) (Sep 21, 2021 08:08 GMT)
3.0

1 km
7 km (4.3 mi)La Palma Island, 4.9 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 4 reports
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Sep 21, 2021 6:06 am (GMT +1) (Sep 21, 2021 05:06 GMT)
3.2

1 km
8 km (5 mi)La Palma Island, 4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 6 reports
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Sep 21, 2021 5:54 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 21, 2021 01:24 GMT)
3.3

9 km
518 km (322 mi)Hormozgan, 42 km south of Mohr, Fars, Iran
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Sep 21, 2021 3:11 am (GMT +2) (Sep 21, 2021 01:11 GMT)
3.2

10 km
1464 km (910 mi)252 km northwest of Francistown, Botswana
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Monday, September 20, 2021 23:05 GMT (11 earthquakes)
Sep 21, 2021 3:35 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 20, 2021 23:05 GMT)
2.6

10 km
699 km (434 mi)40 km northwest of Bandar-e Genāveh, Bushehr, Iran MoreMap
Sep 20, 2021 11:53 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 20, 2021 22:53 GMT)
2.9

1 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 8.4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 5 reports
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Sep 20, 2021 9:32 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 20, 2021 20:32 GMT)
3.8
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 5.1 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 60 reports
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Sep 20, 2021 10:04 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 20, 2021 19:04 GMT)
2.7

20 km
30 km (19 mi)Mozambique Channel, 23 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Sep 20, 2021 9:16 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 20, 2021 18:16 GMT)
2.7

42 km
48 km (30 mi)Mozambique Channel, 42 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Sep 20, 2021 7:05 pm (GMT +4:30) (Sep 20, 2021 14:35 GMT)
3.3

18 km
480 km (298 mi)51 km southeast of Mohr, Fars, Iran
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Sep 20, 2021 3:41 pm (GMT +4:30) (Sep 20, 2021 11:11 GMT)
2.7

9 km
535 km (332 mi)22 km southwest of Masjed Soleymān, Khuzestan, Iran
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Sep 20, 2021 1:07 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 20, 2021 10:07 GMT)
3.5

36 km
49 km (30 mi)Mozambique Channel, 43 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte
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Sep 20, 2021 11:56 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 20, 2021 07:26 GMT)
3.3

8 km
499 km (310 mi)Hormozgan, 39 km southeast of Mohr, Fars, Iran
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Sep 20, 2021 7:34 am (GMT +1) (Sep 20, 2021 06:34 GMT)
3.0

1 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 8 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 6 reports
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Sep 20, 2021 4:50 am (GMT +1) (Sep 20, 2021 03:50 GMT)
2.8

2 km
3 km (1.9 mi)La Palma Island, 12 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Sunday, September 19, 2021 23:45 GMT (26 earthquakes)
Sep 20, 2021 4:15 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 19, 2021 23:45 GMT)
2.8

9 km
671 km (417 mi)21 km northeast of Bandar-e Genāveh, Bushehr, Iran
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Sep 20, 2021 2:41 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 19, 2021 22:11 GMT)
3.7

11 km
502 km (312 mi)Persian Gulf, 48 km southwest of Mohr, Fars, Iran
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Sep 19, 2021 11:24 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 19, 2021 21:24 GMT)
2.8

10 km
2091 km (1299 mi)1.6 km east of Stilfontein, South Africa MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 8:24 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 19:24 GMT)
2.6

10 km
7 km (4.3 mi)La Palma Island, 5.4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 7:25 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 18:25 GMT)
2.9

14 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 8.1 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain 2 reportsMoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 9:24 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 19, 2021 18:24 GMT)
2.8

41 km
47 km (29 mi)Mozambique Channel, 42 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 2:59 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 13:59 GMT)
2.7

2 km
7 km (4.3 mi)La Palma Island, 5.1 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 19, 2021 2:29 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 13:29 GMT)
2.7

25 km
11 km (6.8 mi)17 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 2:08 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 13:08 GMT)
2.6

10 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 7 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain 1 reportMoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 1:58 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 12:58 GMT)
2.7

1 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 7.5 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
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Sep 19, 2021 1:47 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 12:47 GMT)
2.6

3 km
7 km (4.3 mi)La Palma Island, 5.5 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Sep 19, 2021 12:42 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 11:42 GMT)
2.7

10 km
6 km (3.7 mi)La Palma Island, 5.3 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 12:09 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 11:09 GMT)
3.1

1 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 7.4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 5 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 11:16 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 10:16 GMT)
3.8

10 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, Canary Islands
I FELT IT - 40 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 10:52 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 09:52 GMT)
3.2

1 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 7.1 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 5 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 10:48 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 09:48 GMT)
2.7

1 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 6.3 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 10:38 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 09:38 GMT)
2.6

1 km
7 km (4.3 mi)6.4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 1:38 pm (GMT +4:30) (Sep 19, 2021 09:08 GMT)
3.9

9 km
552 km (343 mi)43 km northwest of Yasuj, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Iran
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Sep 19, 2021 9:14 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 08:14 GMT)
2.6

1 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 7.5 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 19, 2021 8:12 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 07:12 GMT)
3.2

10 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 6.8 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 9 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 7:28 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 06:28 GMT)
3.3

10 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 6 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 14 reports
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Sep 19, 2021 6:24 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 05:24 GMT)
2.1

5 km
4 km (2.5 mi)8.1 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain 4 reportsMoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 6:22 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 05:22 GMT)
2.6

10 km
6 km (3.7 mi)La Palma Island, 5.1 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain MoreMap
Sep 19, 2021 6:20 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 05:20 GMT)
2.6

1 km
6 km (3.7 mi)La Palma Island, 5.8 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 19, 2021 6:17 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 05:17 GMT)
2.7

1 km
6 km (3.7 mi)La Palma Island, 5.6 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 19, 2021 6:07 am (GMT +1) (Sep 19, 2021 05:07 GMT)
2.6

1 km
7 km (4.3 mi)La Palma Island, 4.4 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Saturday, September 18, 2021 23:42 GMT (11 earthquakes)
Sep 19, 2021 12:42 am (GMT +1) (Sep 18, 2021 23:42 GMT)
2.7

10 km
3 km (1.9 mi)La Palma Island, 10.7 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain 1 reportMoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 10:00 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 18, 2021 21:00 GMT)
2.6

1 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 10.7 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 18, 2021 7:16 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 18, 2021 18:16 GMT)
2.7

5 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 8.2 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT
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Sep 18, 2021 7:07 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 18, 2021 18:07 GMT)
2.6

4 km
4 km (2.5 mi)La Palma Island, 7.6 km southeast of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Sep 18, 2021 4:20 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 18, 2021 14:20 GMT)
2.9

10 km
2343 km (1456 mi)7.8 km west of Kathu, South Africa MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 2:56 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 18, 2021 12:56 GMT)
4.8

10 km
521 km (324 mi)68 km south of Kabalo, Tanganyika, Congo - Kinshasa
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Sep 18, 2021 4:26 am (GMT +1) (Sep 18, 2021 03:26 GMT)
3.2

10 km
3 km (1.9 mi)La Palma Island, 8.8 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 29 reports
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Sep 18, 2021 7:16 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 18, 2021 02:46 GMT)
2.7

10 km
566 km (352 mi)12 km southeast of Kāzerūn, Fars, Iran MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 4:48 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 18, 2021 00:18 GMT)
3.0

10 km
645 km (401 mi)30 km southwest of Omīdīyeh, Khuzestan, Iran
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Sep 18, 2021 4:48 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 18, 2021 00:18 GMT)
2.9

10 km
666 km (414 mi)48 km north of Khorramshahr, Khuzestan, Iran MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 3:18 am (GMT +3) (Sep 18, 2021 00:18 GMT)
3.3

10 km
766 km (476 mi)44 km northwest of Kuwait City, Al Asimah, Kuwait
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Friday, September 17, 2021 21:01 GMT (8 earthquakes)
Sep 18, 2021 1:31 am (GMT +4:30) (Sep 17, 2021 21:01 GMT)
2.8

10 km
450 km (280 mi)Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, 69 km northeast of Masjed Soleymān, Khuzestan, Iran MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 7:53 pm (GMT +1) (Sep 17, 2021 18:53 GMT)
2.6

8 km
5 km (3.1 mi)La Palma Island, 8.1 km south of Los Llanos de Aridane, Spain
I FELT IT - 9 reports
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Sep 17, 2021 10:56 pm (GMT +4:30) (Sep 17, 2021 18:26 GMT)
3.4

10 km
546 km (339 mi)37 km east of Dehlorān, Ilam Province, Iran
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Sep 17, 2021 4:06 pm (GMT +2) (Sep 17, 2021 14:06 GMT)
3.1

10 km
1644 km (1022 mi)15 km northwest of Duiwelskloof, South Africa
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Sep 17, 2021 07:58 GMT
2.9

48 km
45 km (28 mi)Mozambique Channel, 38 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 7:33 am (GMT +2) (Sep 17, 2021 05:33 GMT)
3.0

10 km
2097 km (1303 mi)4 km southwest of Stilfontein, South Africa
I FELT IT - 12 reports
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Sep 17, 2021 7:33 am (GMT +2) (Sep 17, 2021 05:33 GMT)
4.4

5 km
2092 km (1300 mi)19 km east of Stilfontein, South Africa
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Sep 17, 2021 6:54 am (GMT +2) (Sep 17, 2021 04:54 GMT)
2.7

10 km
2099 km (1304 mi)5.4 km south of Stilfontein, South Africa 1 reportMoreMap
Thursday, September 16, 2021 23:27 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 17, 2021 2:27 am (GMT +3) (Sep 16, 2021 23:27 GMT)
2.7

39 km
49 km (30 mi)Mozambique Channel, 42 km east of Mamoudzou, Mayotte MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.5 x 1012 joules (419 megawatt hours, equivalent to 360 tons of TNT) More info
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