Look up quakes by region or country

Type place name, city, region or country to look up earthquakes:

Search!

Latest earthquakes in or near Strait of Malacca, past 30 days

Updated 24 Feb 2021 17:17 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Strait of Malacca was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.0, 9 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 28 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 18 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 5.0 quake Indian Ocean, 74 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia, 15 Feb 2021 11:57 am (GMT +7)
Most recent quake: 2.4 quake 44 km northeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia, 23 Feb 2021 10:50 pm (GMT +7)
...Read More
Filter by magnitude:
all
1.0+
2.0+
3.0+
4.0+
5.0+
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]
all
1.0+
2.0+
3.0+
4.0+
5.0+
Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (57 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tue, 23 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 Feb 2021 10:50 pm (GMT +7) (23 Feb 2021 15:50:05 GMT)
2.4

10 km
(47 km)44 km northeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22 Feb 2021 9:23 pm (GMT +7) (22 Feb 2021 14:23:47 GMT)
2.3

10 km
(45 km)56 km west of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 21 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 Feb 2021 01:38:57 GMT
3.0

10 km
(30 km)20 km east of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
19 Feb 2021 22:48:59 GMT
3.2

25 km
(285 km)Indian Ocean, 93 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
MoreMap
19 Feb 2021 10:42 pm (GMT +7) (19 Feb 2021 15:42:34 GMT)
3.7

10 km
(159 km)Indian Ocean, 69 km north of Sinabang, Kabupaten Simeulue, Aceh, Indonesia
I FELT IT - 1 report
MoreMap
19 Feb 2021 8:51 pm (GMT +7) (19 Feb 2021 13:51:04 GMT)
2.2

10 km
Toba (23 km)16 km south of Parapat, Kabupaten Toba Samosir, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
18 Feb 2021 10:30 pm (GMT +7) (18 Feb 2021 15:30:32 GMT)
3.6

167 km
(32 km)36 km northeast of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
18 Feb 2021 2:02 am (GMT +7) (17 Feb 2021 19:02:35 GMT)
3.2

10 km
Toba (48 km)34 km southwest of Pematangsiantar, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
I FELT IT - 1 report
MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 2:01 am (GMT +7) (17 Feb 2021 19:01:17 GMT)
2.7

10 km
Toba (41 km)36 km southwest of Pematangsiantar, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia 1 reportMoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
16 Feb 2021 5:53 am (GMT +7) (15 Feb 2021 22:53:45 GMT)
3.5

15 km
(238 km)Indian Ocean, 43 km south of Sinabang, Kabupaten Simeulue, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 9:52 pm (GMT +7) (15 Feb 2021 14:52:29 GMT)
3.6

10 km
(80 km)98 km north of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 11:57 am (GMT +7) (15 Feb 2021 04:57:14 GMT)
5.0

74 km
(85 km)Indian Ocean, 74 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia 3 reportsMoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
13 Feb 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +7) (13 Feb 2021 05:34:44 GMT)
4.6

24 km
(242 km)Indian Ocean, 66 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
13 Feb 2021 10:08 am (GMT +7) (13 Feb 2021 03:08:04 GMT)
2.3

16 km
Talakmau (17 km)75 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 Feb 2021 10:35 pm (GMT +7) (11 Feb 2021 15:35:12 GMT)
4.1

62 km
(100 km)Indian Ocean, 106 km southeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 Feb 2021 9:33 am (GMT +7) (10 Feb 2021 02:33:09 GMT)
3.6

28 km
(119 km)Indian Ocean, 152 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 9 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 Feb 2021 3:44 am (GMT +7) (9 Feb 2021 20:44:37 GMT)
4.3

23 km
Toba (127 km)Indian Ocean, 35 km south of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 8 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
8 Feb 2021 12:34 pm (GMT +7) (8 Feb 2021 05:34:31 GMT)
3.4

37 km
(73 km)143 km southwest of Langsa, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
8 Feb 2021 4:07 am (GMT +7) (7 Feb 2021 21:07:51 GMT)
1.8

51 km
(62 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia MoreMap
8 Feb 2021 1:38 am (GMT +7) (7 Feb 2021 18:38:06 GMT)
3.1

13 km
(138 km)Indian Ocean, 51 km east of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 5:58 pm (GMT +7) (7 Feb 2021 10:58:35 GMT)
3.2

13 km
(52 km)50 km northeast of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 9:18 am (GMT +7) (6 Feb 2021 02:18:19 GMT)
3.2

10 km
(32 km)87 km southwest of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 9:11 am (GMT +7) (6 Feb 2021 02:11:32 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(76 km)99 km east of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 5 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 6:40 am (GMT +7) (5 Feb 2021 23:40:57 GMT)
3.6

17 km
(131 km)Indian Ocean, 47 km southwest of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 10:17 pm (GMT +7) (5 Feb 2021 15:17:24 GMT)
2.9

10 km
Sibualbuali (18 km)38 km north of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 10:11 pm (GMT +7) (5 Feb 2021 15:11:07 GMT)
2.7

10 km
Sibualbuali (25 km)44 km north of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 5:56 pm (GMT +7) (5 Feb 2021 10:56:10 GMT)
4.0

10 km
(34 km)131 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 12:01 pm (GMT +7) (5 Feb 2021 05:01:42 GMT)
2.9

10 km
Sibualbuali (18 km)34 km northwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 4 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
4 Feb 2021 10:35 pm (GMT +7) (4 Feb 2021 15:35:14 GMT)
4.7

19 km
Toba (151 km)Indian Ocean, 51 km north of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 3 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
4 Feb 2021 1:33 am (GMT +7) (3 Feb 2021 18:33:41 GMT)
4.4

10 km
(246 km)Indian Ocean, 5.5 km west of Pulau Simeulucut Island, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
4 Feb 2021 12:07 am (GMT +6) (3 Feb 2021 18:07:58 GMT)
3.1

13 km
Sibualbuali (268 km)Indian Ocean, 83 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
3 Feb 2021 5:31 pm (GMT +6) (3 Feb 2021 11:31:26 GMT)
3.2

28 km
Sibualbuali (269 km)Indian Ocean, 91 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 2 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
3 Feb 2021 1:50 am (GMT +7) (2 Feb 2021 18:50:33 GMT)
2.9

10 km
Toba (38 km)49 km northeast of Sibolga, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
3 Feb 2021 12:27 am (GMT +7) (2 Feb 2021 17:27:19 GMT)
3.4

117 km
(42 km)105 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
2 Feb 2021 10:30 pm (GMT +7) (2 Feb 2021 15:30:33 GMT)
3.5

10 km
(249 km)Indian Ocean, 33 km west of Pulau Babi Island, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
2 Feb 2021 3:35 pm (GMT +7) (2 Feb 2021 08:35:56 GMT)
4.0

42 km
(75 km)Indian Ocean, 62 km southwest of Pulau Raya Island, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
2 Feb 2021 3:09 pm (GMT +7) (2 Feb 2021 08:09:37 GMT)
2.8

10 km
Sibualbuali (23 km)45 km north of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 1 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Feb 2021 11:15 am (GMT +7) (1 Feb 2021 04:15:35 GMT)
2.8

10 km
Sibualbuali (14 km)34 km north of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 30 Jan 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
30 Jan 2021 10:46 pm (GMT +7) (30 Jan 2021 15:46:05 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(109 km)Indian Ocean, 127 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
30 Jan 2021 10:38:29 GMT
3.0

34 km
(124 km)Indian Ocean, 82 km west of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
30 Jan 2021 4:06 pm (GMT +7) (30 Jan 2021 09:06:47 GMT)
4.5

10 km
(33 km)67 km southeast of Reuleuet, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 29 Jan 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
29 Jan 2021 12:56 pm (GMT +7) (29 Jan 2021 05:56:05 GMT)
4.0

22 km
Toba (101 km)Indian Ocean, 23 km east of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
29 Jan 2021 6:45 am (GMT +7) (28 Jan 2021 23:45:32 GMT)
3.8

10 km
(52 km)130 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 13:53:02 GMT
2.1

10 km
Sinabung (27 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia19 km south of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 3:21 pm (GMT +7) (28 Jan 2021 08:21:47 GMT)
3.2

27 km
(140 km)Indian Ocean, 71 km west of Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 1:50 pm (GMT +7) (28 Jan 2021 06:50:53 GMT)
2.0

14 km
Sinabung (31 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia17 km south of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 6:57 am (GMT +6) (28 Jan 2021 00:57:06 GMT)
3.8

19 km
(313 km)Indian Ocean, 116 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
28 Jan 2021 1:15 am (GMT +6) (27 Jan 2021 19:15:48 GMT)
2.7

26 km
Sibualbuali (283 km)Indian Ocean, 95 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 1:28 am (GMT +7) (27 Jan 2021 18:28:55 GMT)
2.8

10 km
Toba (20 km)73 km southwest of Pematangsiantar, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 1:09 am (GMT +7) (27 Jan 2021 18:09:00 GMT)
2.3

10 km
Toba (18 km)83 km south of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Jan 2021 1:07 am (GMT +7) (27 Jan 2021 18:07:41 GMT)
2.0

21 km
Toba (20 km)79 km south of Kabanjahe, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
27 Jan 2021 11:18 pm (GMT +7) (27 Jan 2021 16:18:33 GMT)
3.5

171 km
Sibualbuali (43 km)45 km northeast of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
26 Jan 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +6) (26 Jan 2021 07:11:22 GMT)
3.4

27 km
Sibualbuali (279 km)Indian Ocean, 99 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Jan 2021 9:36 am (GMT +6) (26 Jan 2021 03:36:35 GMT)
3.8

10 km
(139 km)Indian Ocean, 117 km southwest of Banda Aceh, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Jan 2021 9:24 am (GMT +6) (26 Jan 2021 03:24:09 GMT)
3.4

19 km
Sibualbuali (269 km)Indian Ocean, 86 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Jan 2021 7:17 am (GMT +6) (26 Jan 2021 01:17:51 GMT)
3.7

12 km
(291 km)Indian Ocean, 121 km southwest of Nias Island, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 25 Jan 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
26 Jan 2021 4:20 am (GMT +7) (25 Jan 2021 21:20:50 GMT)
3.0

10 km
(130 km)Indian Ocean, 141 km southwest of Padangsidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.6 x 1012 joules (1.27 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1097 tons of TNT) More info

Earthquake archive

Look up past earthquakes:
Look up quakes!
Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Additional seismic data sources
  • Improved content in English
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | About us || Fran├žais | Deutsch
Follow us:
Follow us on facebookFollow us on TwitterVisit our Youtube channel