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Past earthquakes in Oltu, Erzurum, Turkey: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 16, 2022 14:27 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 4 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 33 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 344 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 266 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Oltu was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 4 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 33 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 344 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 266 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.2 | 41 km NW of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey -

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Showing quakes magnitude 2.2 or higher (255 out of 649 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Friday, December 31, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 31, 2021 12:03 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 31, 2021 09:03 GMT)
2.4

2.5 km
Turkey: DEMIRCILER-TORTUM (ERZURUM) MoreMap
Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 30, 2021 4:05 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 30, 2021 13:05 GMT)
2.5

5 km
EASTERN TURKEY MoreMap
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 28, 2021 9:12 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 28, 2021 18:12 GMT)
2.2

10.5 km
42 km northwest of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Monday, December 27, 2021 GMT (4 quakes)
Dec 27, 2021 3:30 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 27, 2021 12:30 GMT)
2.8

2 km
46 km south of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Dec 27, 2021 5:59 am (GMT +3) (Dec 27, 2021 02:59 GMT)
3.8

2 km
45 km south of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Dec 27, 2021 5:46 am (GMT +3) (Dec 27, 2021 02:46 GMT)
3.1

2 km
45 km south of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Dec 27, 2021 3:41 am (GMT +3) (Dec 27, 2021 00:41 GMT)
2.3

11 km
45 km south of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 27, 2021 1:56 am (GMT +3) (Dec 26, 2021 22:56 GMT)
2.9

5.6 km
24 km northwest of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 24, 2021 6:00 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 24, 2021 15:00 GMT)
2.2

5.7 km
28 km southeast of Pasinler, Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Dec 24, 2021 12:20 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 24, 2021 09:20 GMT)
2.4

1.8 km
43 km north of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey MoreMap
Thursday, December 23, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 23, 2021 4:33 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 23, 2021 13:33 GMT)
2.3

5 km
20 km northwest of Diyadin, Ağrı, Turkey MoreMap
Dec 23, 2021 11:02 am (GMT +3) (Dec 23, 2021 08:02 GMT)
2.4

8.1 km
46 km northeast of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey MoreMap
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 22, 2021 11:44 am (GMT +3) (Dec 22, 2021 08:44 GMT)
2.5

9 km
32 km south of Erzurum, Turkey MoreMap
Friday, December 17, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 17, 2021 11:10 am (GMT +4) (Dec 17, 2021 07:10 GMT)
3.1

2 km
35 km north of Gyumri, Shirak, Armenia MoreMap
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (4 quakes)
Dec 16, 2021 9:50 pm (GMT +4) (Dec 16, 2021 17:50 GMT)
2.7

2 km
43 km north of Gyumri, Shirak, Armenia MoreMap
Dec 16, 2021 8:08 pm (GMT +3) (Dec 16, 2021 17:08 GMT)
3.2

2 km
56 km north of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.1 x 1012 joules (2.25 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1939 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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