Past earthquakes in Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, China: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 29, 2022 12:49 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 6 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 191 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 411 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 22 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 3 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Ciudad de Aksu was shaken by 6 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 191 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 411 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 22 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 3 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.2 | 98 km NE of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, China -

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Showing quakes magnitude 3.8 or higher (291 out of 633 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Friday, December 31, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 31, 2021 8:04 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 31, 2021 12:04 GMT)
3.9

10 km
NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA MoreMap
Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 31, 2021 1:27 am (GMT +8) (Dec 30, 2021 17:27 GMT)
3.9

10 km
SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA MoreMap
Dec 30, 2021 6:44 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 30, 2021 10:44 GMT)
4.5

10 km
NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA MoreMap
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 28, 2021 2:46 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 28, 2021 06:46 GMT)
4.1

10 km
80 km north of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Monday, December 27, 2021 GMT (3 quakes)
Dec 27, 2021 10:05 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 27, 2021 14:05 GMT)
4.4

10 km
109 km west of Kucha, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Dec 27, 2021 7:06 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 27, 2021 11:06 GMT)
4.0

10 km
80 km south of Aral, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Dec 27, 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 27, 2021 05:37 GMT)
4.3

10 km
75 km southeast of Aral, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 24, 2021 1:56 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 24, 2021 05:56 GMT)
4.5

10 km
117 km northwest of Kucha, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Thursday, December 23, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 23, 2021 8:51 am (GMT +8) (Dec 23, 2021 00:51 GMT)
4.6

10 km
22 km southeast of Aral, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 21, 2021 7:10 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 21, 2021 11:10 GMT)
3.8

10 km
75 km north of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 19, 2021 8:55 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 19, 2021 12:55 GMT)
4.4

10 km
61 km northeast of Aral, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Dec 19, 2021 4:28 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 19, 2021 08:28 GMT)
4.0

10 km
115 km northwest of Kucha, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 14, 2021 1:05 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 14, 2021 05:05 GMT)
4.2

10 km
Kazakhstan, 131 km south of Qapqal, Ili Kazak Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Monday, December 13, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 14, 2021 6:41 am (GMT +8) (Dec 13, 2021 22:41 GMT)
3.8

10 km
Kazakhstan, 148 km south of Qapqal, Ili Kazak Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Dec 13, 2021 10:40 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 13, 2021 14:40 GMT)
4.3

10 km
135 km southwest of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 11, 2021 1:51 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 11, 2021 05:51 GMT)
4.6

10 km
91 km southwest of Aral, Xinjiang, China MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.2 x 1013 joules (20.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 17320 tons of TNT or 1.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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