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Latest 20 quakes above magnitude 3 in the world

Updated: Sep 27, 2021 09:56 GMT
Updated Sep 27, 2021 09:56 GMT -
During Aug 2021, there were 1 quake of magnitude , 4 quakes between 7.0 and 8.0, 12 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 312 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 1250 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 3819 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 8464 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 15232 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 7.1 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Aug 22, 2021 7:33 pm (GMT -2)
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Date and timeMag
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Tuesday, August 31, 2021 14:24 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Aug 31, 2021 14:24 GMT
Aug 31, 2021 12:24 pm (GMT -2)
5.6

10 km
80 km (50 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands More
Aug 31, 2021 13:26 GMT
Sep 1, 2021 12:26 am (GMT +11)
5.4

10 km
27 km (17 mi) Coral Sea, 39 km north of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu 1 reportMore
Aug 31, 2021 02:52 GMT
Aug 31, 2021 2:52 pm (GMT +12)
6.4

33 km
133 km (83 mi) South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand 7 reportsMore
Saturday, August 28, 2021 12:27 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Aug 28, 2021 12:27 GMT
Aug 28, 2021 9:27 pm (GMT +9)
5.7

45 km
401 km (249 mi) 120 km south of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia More
Aug 28, 2021 00:22 GMT
Aug 27, 2021 10:22 pm (GMT -2)
5.5

10 km
75 km (47 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 1 reportMore
Friday, August 27, 2021 10:22 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 27, 2021 10:22 GMT
Aug 27, 2021 6:22 pm (GMT +8)
5.6

48 km
69 km (43 mi) Province of Sarangani, 49 km southeast of General Santos City, Philippines 51 reportsMore
Thursday, August 26, 2021 20:18 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Aug 26, 2021 20:18 GMT
Aug 26, 2021 6:18 pm (GMT -2)
5.4

42 km
66 km (41 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands More
Aug 26, 2021 03:20 GMT
Aug 26, 2021 1:20 am (GMT -2)
5.9

27 km
68 km (42 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 2 reportsMore
Aug 26, 2021 02:14 GMT
Aug 26, 2021 10:14 am (GMT +8)
5.8

10 km
73 km (45 mi) Gulf of Tomini, 107 km northeast of Poso, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia 12 reportsMore
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 23:38 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Aug 25, 2021 23:38 GMT
Aug 26, 2021 7:38 am (GMT +8)
5.6

10 km
475 km (295 mi) Qinghai, 220 km southwest of Laojunmiao, Gansu, China 2 reportsMore
Aug 25, 2021 10:18 GMT
Aug 25, 2021 7:18 pm (GMT +9)
5.4

57 km
151 km (94 mi) North Pacific Ocean, Japan More
Aug 25, 2021 05:58 GMT
Aug 25, 2021 5:58 pm (GMT +12)
5.6

12 km
153 km (95 mi) South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand 2 reportsMore
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 05:37 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 24, 2021 05:37 GMT
Aug 24, 2021 4:37 pm (GMT +11)
6.0

45 km
54 km (34 mi) North Pacific Ocean, 229 km south of Severo-Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia 2 reportsMore
Monday, August 23, 2021 08:40 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 23, 2021 08:40 GMT
Aug 23, 2021 4:40 pm (GMT +8)
5.4

32 km
302 km (188 mi) Indian Ocean, 230 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia 2 reportsMore
Sunday, August 22, 2021 21:33 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Aug 22, 2021 21:33 GMT
Aug 22, 2021 7:33 pm (GMT -2)
7.1

10 km
213 km (132 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 4 reportsMore
Aug 22, 2021 15:22 GMT
Aug 22, 2021 1:22 pm (GMT -2)
5.6

39 km
91 km (57 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands More
Aug 22, 2021 02:24 GMT
Aug 22, 2021 11:24 am (GMT +9)
5.6

54 km
125 km (78 mi) North Pacific Ocean, 94 km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan 4 reportsMore
Aug 22, 2021 00:45 GMT
Aug 21, 2021 10:45 pm (GMT -2)
6.8

10 km
180 km (112 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 2 reportsMore
Friday, August 20, 2021 14:04 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 20, 2021 14:04 GMT
Aug 20, 2021 2:04 am (GMT -12)
5.5

33 km
210 km (130 mi) South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand 1 reportMore
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 21:49 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 18, 2021 21:49 GMT
Aug 18, 2021 7:49 pm (GMT -2)
5.9

42 km
84 km (52 mi) South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 1 reportMore
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.4 x 1015 joules (1229 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.1 x 106 tons of TNT or 66.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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