World Earthquake Report for September 2021

Tue, 21 Sep 2021, 18:00
18:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2021
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2021
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Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 6 quakes 6.0+, 113 quakes 5.0+, 751 quakes 4.0+, 3438 quakes 3.0+, 5405 quakes 2.0+ (9714 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 113 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 751 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 3438 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 5405 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 8 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.6 x 1015 joules (1266 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.1 x 106 tons of TNT or 68.1 atomic bombs!) more info

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during September 2021:

#1: 7.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 8 km south of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, Sep 7, 2021 8:47 pm (GMT -5)
#2: 6.3 quake South Pacific Ocean, 63 km west of Concepcion, Region del Biobio, Chile, Sep 21, 2021 8:14 am (GMT -5)
#3: 6.2 quake Departamento de Susques, 174 km west of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, Sep 13, 2021 2:18 am (GMT -3)
#4: 6.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, Russia, Sep 21, 2021 6:25 am (GMT +10)
#5: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 102 km southeast of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 6, 2021 6:51 am (GMT +13)
#6: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, 215 km northwest of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 7, 2021 10:49 pm (GMT +13)
#7: 6.0 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Sep 21, 2021 6:08 am (GMT +12)
#8: 5.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 106 km west of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, Sep 1, 2021 10:35 am (GMT -5)
#9: 5.9 quake South Pacific Ocean, 109 km east of Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Sep 21, 2021 7:34 am (GMT +13)
#10: 5.8 quake South Atlantic Ocean Sep 1, 2021 11:50 am (GMT -2)

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes during September 2021

Complete earthquake list September 2021

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