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Past earthquakes worldwide: Aug 19, 2015

Updated Dec 7, 2021 18:23 GMT -
On 19 Aug 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.
Biggest quake: 5.0 quake Haut-Katanga, Congo - Kinshasa, 45 km south of Nchelenge, Zambia, August, 19 2015 22:15 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 3 or higher (76 out of 437 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015 23:36 GMT (76 earthquakes)
Aug 19, 2015 23:36 GMT
3.1

3 km
316 km (196 mi) North Pacific Ocean, 9.7 km south of Callejon de Romulo, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 23:34 GMT
3.6

4 km
315 km (196 mi) North Pacific Ocean, 9.1 km southwest of Callejon de Romulo, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 23:13 GMT
3.2

2 km
525 km (326 mi) 1.8 mi northeast of Aline, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA 2 reportsMore
Aug 19, 2015 23:12 GMT
3.7

112 km
141 km (88 mi) Constitución Mexicana, 2.4 km south of Constitucion Mexicana, Mexico More
Aug 19, 2015 22:17 GMT
4.9

10 km
240 km (149 mi) Napak District, 62 km southwest of Moroto, Northern Region, Uganda More
Aug 19, 2015 22:15 GMT
5.0

10 km
533 km (331 mi) 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
150 km (93 mi) 23 km south of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina More
Aug 19, 2015 22:04 GMT
4.6

10 km
166 km (103 mi) Northern Xinjiang, China More
Aug 19, 2015 22:03 GMT
4.6

46 km
124 km (77 mi) MOLUCCA SEA More
Aug 19, 2015 21:42 GMT
3.4

16 km
335 km (208 mi) 74 km al SUROESTE de PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX More
Aug 19, 2015 21:32 GMT
3.6

12 km
204 km (127 mi) 66 km al SUROESTE de ARRIAGA , CHIS More
Aug 19, 2015 21:29 GMT
3.1

3 km
82 km (51 mi) 40 km al SUR de CUITLAHUAC, VER More
Aug 19, 2015 21:13 GMT
4.1

37 km
64 km (40 mi) FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS More
Aug 19, 2015 20:11 GMT
19/08/2015 17:11:52
3.4

259 km
38 km (24 mi) JUJUY (Argentina) More
Aug 19, 2015 19:56 GMT
3.6

4 km
87 km (54 mi) 43 km al OESTE de TIERRA BLANCA, VER More
Aug 19, 2015 19:53 GMT
3.1

1.6 km
20 km (12 mi) New Zealand More
Aug 19, 2015 19:50 GMT
2015-08-19 15:50:07 -04:00
3.4

101 km
235 km (146 mi) - 104km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands More
Aug 19, 2015 19:28 GMT
3.8

3 km
330 km (205 mi) 16 km al NOROESTE de RIO GRANDE, OAX More
Aug 19, 2015 19:09 GMT
3.3

30 km
332 km (206 mi) 22 km al NORTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX More
Aug 19, 2015 18:57 GMT
3.1

85 km
274 km (170 mi) PUERTO RICO REGION More
Aug 19, 2015 18:49 GMT
3.2

1 km
3 km (1.9 mi) MOUNT RAINIER AREA, WASHINGTON 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!) More info

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