Past earthquakes in Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 7, 2022 22:13 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 8 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 24 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 21 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 4 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Pekanbaru was shaken by 8 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 24 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 21 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 4 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.9 | 48 km NW of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia -

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (57 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 24, 2021 7:45 am (GMT +7) (Dec 24, 2021 00:45 GMT)
3.4

10 km
65 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 30, 2021 11:33 pm (GMT +7) (Nov 30, 2021 16:33 GMT)
3.1

10 km
9.7 km southwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 24, 2021 5:57 am (GMT +7) (Nov 23, 2021 22:57 GMT)
3.4

10 km
79 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, October 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 28, 2021 9:40 am (GMT +7) (Oct 28, 2021 02:40 GMT)
2.5

10 km
Sumatra Barat, 160 km west of Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 28, 2021 4:49 am (GMT +7) (Oct 27, 2021 21:49 GMT)
1.9

10 km
56 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, October 25, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 26, 2021 6:43 am (GMT +7) (Oct 25, 2021 23:43 GMT)
2.5

10 km
18 km west of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, October 22, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 22, 2021 11:19 pm (GMT +7) (Oct 22, 2021 16:19 GMT)
2.1

10 km
24 km northwest of Pariaman, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, October 14, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Oct 15, 2021 4:32 am (GMT +7) (Oct 14, 2021 21:32 GMT)
3.1

10 km
35 km southeast of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Oct 15, 2021 12:55 am (GMT +7) (Oct 14, 2021 17:55 GMT)
4.0

10 km
43 km northeast of Padang, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia 3 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 13, 2021 7:52 am (GMT +7) (Oct 13, 2021 00:52 GMT)
3.8

192 km
Sumatra Barat, 141 km west of Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia MoreMap
Saturday, October 9, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 9, 2021 9:01 pm (GMT +7) (Oct 9, 2021 14:01 GMT)
2.7

10 km
45 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, October 8, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 8, 2021 8:51 pm (GMT +7) (Oct 8, 2021 13:51 GMT)
3.9

179 km
95 km east of Padangsidempuan, North Sumatra, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 5, 2021 8:04 am (GMT +7) (Oct 5, 2021 01:04 GMT)
2.1

10 km
47 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, October 3, 2021 GMT (4 quakes)
Oct 4, 2021 3:27 am (GMT +7) (Oct 3, 2021 20:27 GMT)
2.9

10 km
42 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 3:17 am (GMT +7) (Oct 3, 2021 20:17 GMT)
3.9

10 km
40 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 3:05 am (GMT +7) (Oct 3, 2021 20:05 GMT)
3.9

10 km
45 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 12:25 am (GMT +7) (Oct 3, 2021 17:25 GMT)
3.2

10 km
41 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, August 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 16, 2021 2:27 am (GMT +7) (Aug 15, 2021 19:27 GMT)
1.4

10 km
Northern Sumatra, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, July 22, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
22 Jul 10:20 am (GMT +7) (Jul 22, 2021 03:20 GMT)
4.1

10 km
98 km north of Bukittinggi, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, July 13, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 13, 2021 17:02 GMT
3.5

217 km
Riau, 110 km east of Padangsidempuan, North Sumatra, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, July 12, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 12, 2021 08:03 GMT
3.5

10 km
Riau, 59 km east of Sijunjung, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 958 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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