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World Earthquake Report for August 2021

Wed, 1 Sep 2021, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2021
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Summary: 1 quake 8.0+, 4 quakes 7.0+, 12 quakes 6.0+, 312 quakes 5.0+, 1249 quakes 4.0+, 4757 quakes 3.0+, 8451 quakes 2.0+ (14786 total)
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 12 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 312 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 1249 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 4757 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 8451 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 9 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2 x 1017 joules (32959 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.8 x 107 tons of TNT or 1772.4 atomic bombs!) more info

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during August 2021:

#1: 8.1 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 12, 2021 4:35 pm (GMT -2)
#2: 7.5 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 12, 2021 4:32 pm (GMT -2)
#3: 7.2 quake Ansavo, Département de Nippes, 37 km northeast of Cayes, Sud, Haiti, Aug 14, 2021 8:29 am (GMT -4)
#4: 7.1 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 22, 2021 7:33 pm (GMT -2)
#5: 7.1 quake Philippines Sea, 74 km southeast of Mati, Philippines, Aug 12, 2021 1:46 am (GMT +8)
#6: 6.9 quake Coral Sea, 74 km north of Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, Aug 18, 2021 9:10 pm (GMT +11)
#7: 6.9 quake Gulf of Alaska, 111 mi east of Sandpoint, Aleutians East, Alaska, USA, Aug 14, 2021 3:57 am (GMT -8)
#8: 6.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 16, 2021 9:10 am (GMT -2)
#9: 6.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 21, 2021 10:45 pm (GMT -2)
#10: 6.4 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Aug 31, 2021 2:52 pm (GMT +12)

Earthquake stats:

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

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes during August 2021

Complete earthquake list August 2021

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