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Past earthquakes worldwide: Aug 19, 2015 - list, stats and map

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Quakes on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 16 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 59 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 111 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 250 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015, there were 1 quake of magnitude 5.0, 16 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 59 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 111 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 250 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.0 | Haut-Katanga, Congo - Kinshasa, 45 km S of Nchelenge, Luapula Province, Zambia -

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Showing quakes magnitude 3 or higher (76 out of 437 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 GMT (76 quakes)
Aug 19, 2015 23:36 GMT
3.1

3 km
North Pacific Ocean, 9.7 km south of Callejon de Romulo, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 23:34 GMT
3.6

4 km
North Pacific Ocean, 9.1 km southwest of Callejon de Romulo, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 23:13 GMT
3.2

2 km
1.8 mi northeast of Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA 2 reportsMore
Aug 19, 2015 23:12 GMT
3.7

112 km
2.4 km south of Constitucion Mexicana, San Juan Mazatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 22:17 GMT
4.9

10 km
62 km southwest of Moroto, Northern Region, Uganda More
Aug 19, 2015 22:15 GMT
5.0

10 km
Haut-Katanga, Congo - Kinshasa, 45 km south of Nchelenge, Zambia 1 reportMore
Aug 19, 2015 22:06 GMT
19/08/2015 19:06:30
3.3

136 km
23 km south of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina More
Aug 19, 2015 22:04 GMT
4.6

10 km
147 km west of Korla, Xinjiang, China More
Aug 19, 2015 22:03 GMT
4.6

46 km
Molucca Sea, 226 km east of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia More
Aug 19, 2015 21:42 GMT
3.4

16 km
North Pacific Ocean, 58 km southwest of Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 21:32 GMT
3.6

12 km
North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southeast of San Francisco del Mar Viejo, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 21:29 GMT
3.1

3 km
1.2 km southeast of Teololulco, San Sebastian Tlacotepec, Puebla, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 21:13 GMT
4.1

37 km
North Pacific Ocean, 165 mi southwest of Unalaska, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA More
Aug 19, 2015 20:11 GMT
19/08/2015 17:11:52
3.4

259 km
Jujuy, 61 km northwest of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina More
Aug 19, 2015 19:56 GMT
3.6

4 km
1.1 km northwest of Tlazompa, San Sebastian Tlacotepec, Puebla, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 19:53 GMT
3.1

1.6 km
South Pacific Ocean, 40 km northeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand More
Aug 19, 2015 19:50 GMT
2015-08-19 15:50:07 -04:00
3.4

101 km
North Atlantic Ocean, 104 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands More
Aug 19, 2015 19:28 GMT
3.8

3 km
0.1 km north of Chacalapa, Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 19:09 GMT
3.3

30 km
5.9 km southwest of San Gabriel Mixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 18:57 GMT
3.1

85 km
North Atlantic Ocean, 111 km northwest of Road Town, British Virgin Islands More
Aug 19, 2015 18:49 GMT
3.2

1 km
13 mi northeast of Ashford, Pierce County, Washington, USA 1 reportMore
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.1 x 1013 joules (2.99 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2571 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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