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Earthquakes in or near New York State, USA

Updated May 14, 2022 18:33 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 33 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 40 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, New York had 2 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 33 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 40 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.3 | 57 km S of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada -

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Friday, December 31, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 31, 2021 1:26 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 31, 2021 18:26 GMT)
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Pennsylvania, 161 mi northwest of Washington, Washington DC, USA (unconfirmed) 191 reportsMoreMap
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 28, 2021 11:36 am (GMT -5) (Dec 28, 2021 16:36 GMT)
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2.7 mi north of Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 28, 2021 1:10 am (GMT -5) (Dec 28, 2021 06:10 GMT)
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0.4 mi northwest of Hickory-Town, York County, Pennsylvania, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Monday, December 27, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 27, 2021 2:07 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 27, 2021 19:07 GMT)
1.4

20 km
Canada: 9 Km E of Kanata, ON MoreMap
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 26, 2021 12:27 am (GMT -5) (Dec 26, 2021 05:27 GMT)
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35 km southwest of Laval, Quebec, Canada (unconfirmed) 8 reportsMoreMap
Dec 26, 2021 04:32 GMT
2.2

5 km
10.9 mi east of Chonaquen, Oswego County, New York, USA 1 reportMoreMap
Saturday, December 25, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 25, 2021 04:42 GMT
1.3

9 km
Canada: 6 Km ENE of Belleville, ON MoreMap
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 21, 2021 2:30 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 21, 2021 19:30 GMT)
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Rockingham County, 14 mi east of Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 15, 2021 9:53 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 16, 2021 02:53 GMT)
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32 mi northeast of New Haven, Connecticut, USA (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 14, 2021 10:30 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 15, 2021 03:30 GMT)
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1.1 mi southeast of Mansfield, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA (unconfirmed) 4 reportsMoreMap
Monday, December 13, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 13, 2021 6:47 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 13, 2021 23:47 GMT)
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15 mi west of Albania, Albany County, New York, USA (unconfirmed) 7 reportsMoreMap
Dec 13, 2021 4:18 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 13, 2021 21:18 GMT)
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Manhattan, 1.3 mi east of Astoria, Queens County, New York, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Sunday, December 12, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 11, 2021 7:28 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 12, 2021 00:28 GMT)
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11 km southwest of Montreal, Montréal, Quebec, Canada (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 11, 2021 6:27 am (GMT -5) (Dec 11, 2021 11:27 GMT)
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73 km east of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Dec 10, 2021 11:17 pm (GMT -5) (Dec 11, 2021 04:17 GMT)
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20 mi east of Worcester, Massachusetts, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Friday, December 10, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 10, 2021 8:14 am (GMT -5) (Dec 10, 2021 13:14 GMT)
2.2

14 km
11 km west of Châteauguay, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.7 x 1010 joules (4.65 megawatt hours, equivalent to 4 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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