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Past earthquakes worldwide: Aug 20, 2015

Updated Dec 7, 2021 18:18 GMT -
On 20 Aug 2015, there were 2 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 16 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 55 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 113 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 273 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 5.8 quake Molucca Sea, 92 km west of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, August, 20 2015 11:00 GMT
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Thursday, August 20, 2015 23:18 GMT (73 earthquakes)
Aug 20, 2015 23:18 GMT
4.0

10 km
82 km (51 mi) Bering Sea, 38 mi southeast of Tag s Island, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA More
Aug 20, 2015 22:37 GMT
3.0

108 km
21 km (13 mi) El Loa, 67 km northeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile More
Aug 20, 2015 22:18 GMT
20/08/2015 19:18:50
3.1

125 km
167 km (104 mi) Departamento de Famatina, La Rioja, 45 km south of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina More
Aug 20, 2015 21:32 GMT
20/08/2015 18:32:23
3.4

200 km
86 km (53 mi) Departamento de Los Andes, 171 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina More
Aug 20, 2015 21:32 GMT
3.4

4 km
275 km (171 mi) North Pacific Ocean, 10.4 km southwest of Monte Alto, Mexico More
Aug 20, 2015 21:24 GMT
3.4

38 km
272 km (169 mi) North Atlantic Ocean, 143 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands More
Aug 20, 2015 21:14 GMT
2015-08-21 06:14:30 +09:00
4.0

384 km
189 km (117 mi) - 144km WNW of Hakui, Japan More
Aug 20, 2015 21:04 GMT
2015-08-20 11:04:33 -10:00
3.3

69 km
56 km (35 mi) - 48km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska More
Aug 20, 2015 21:04 GMT
4.0

33 km
114 km (71 mi) KURIL ISLANDS More
Aug 20, 2015 20:43 GMT
3.3

108 km
76 km (47 mi) TARAPACA, CHILE More
Aug 20, 2015 20:15 GMT
3.4

34 km
331 km (206 mi) 25 km al NOROESTE de RIO GRANDE, OAX More
Aug 20, 2015 20:07 GMT
3.5

3 km
276 km (171 mi) 25 km al SUROESTE de SAN MARCOS, GRO More
Aug 20, 2015 20:02 GMT
3.7

63 km
177 km (110 mi) 43 km al SUROESTE de ARRIAGA , CHIS More
Aug 20, 2015 19:54 GMT
3.5

3 km
277 km (172 mi) 26 km al SUROESTE de SAN MARCOS, GRO More
Aug 20, 2015 19:21 GMT
2015-08-21 00:51:14 +05:30
3.9

45 km
644 km (400 mi) - 4km WSW of Lakhipur, India 2 reportsMore
Aug 20, 2015 19:15 GMT
3.4

11 km
74 km (46 mi) 21 km al SURESTE de J RODRIGUEZ CLARA, VER More
Aug 20, 2015 19:02 GMT
3.1

2 km
129 km (80 mi) SOUTHERN GREECE More
Aug 20, 2015 18:24 GMT
3.5

27 km
323 km (201 mi) 31 km al NOROESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX More
Aug 20, 2015 17:57 GMT
3.7

10 km
61 km (38 mi) 72 km al NORESTE de SANTA ROSALIA, BCS More
Aug 20, 2015 17:40 GMT
3.0

10 km
234 km (145 mi) 21 km al NOROESTE de ZIHUATANEJO, GRO More
Aug 20, 2015 16:56 GMT
4.2

127 km
113 km (70 mi) 41 km al SUROESTE de SAYULA DE ALEMAN, VER More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.4 x 1013 joules (12.3 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10622 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) More info

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