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Latest quakes in or near Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia, in the past 24 hours on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 25, 2022 23:11 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 3 and 4
In the past 24 hours, Nias was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.1 and 1 quake of magnitude 3.3.
A moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake occurred in Indian Ocean, Indonesia, 8 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.3 | Indian Ocean, 16 km SW of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.1 | Indian Ocean, 300 km SW of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Nias, North Sumatra, Indonesia (updated )

Past 24 hours:2 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:5 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:15 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 11 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:53 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 31 quakes M3+ | 18 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:319 quakes | 52 quakes M2+ | 157 quakes M3+ | 104 quakes M4+ | 5 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (2 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Wednesday, May 25, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 26, 2022 2:38 am (GMT +7) (May 25, 2022 19:38 GMT)

32 km
Indian Ocean, 16 km southwest of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia
May 25, 2022 8:52 pm (GMT +6) (May 25, 2022 14:52 GMT)

10 km
Indian Ocean, 300 km southwest of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9.5 x 1010 joules (26.3 megawatt hours, equivalent to 22.6 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Nias Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Nias?

The last earthquake in Nias occurred 4 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 16 km southwest of Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 2:38 am (GMT +7).

How many quakes were there in Nias today?

In the past 24 hours, Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia had 2 quakes up to magnitude 4.1.

What was the strongest quake in Nias today?

The strongest earthquake in Nias today occurred 8 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 300 km southwest of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 8:52 pm (GMT +6).

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