Latest earthquakes in the world

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The list below shows the last 100 earthquakes in the world as reported by the most  important seismological agencies.
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 27 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 26 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
GEONET Ruatoria Sep 26 07:08 2.9 36 MAP I Felt It
GEONET Ruatoria Sep 26 06:52 3.0 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEONET Invercargill Sep 26 06:23 2.6 15 MAP I Felt It
USGS Macquarie Island, Australia Sep 26 06:20 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Macquarie Island Region Sep 26 06:20 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Syria-iraq Border Region Sep 26 05:38 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
GEONET Ruatoria Sep 26 05:30 2.7 25 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Ryukyu Islands, Japan Sep 26 05:20 5.6 45 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Nago, Japan Sep 26 05:19 6.0 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Onna-son - light shaking: computer screen . . .
  • GEOFON Ryukyu Islands, Japan Sep 26 05:19 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET French Pass Sep 26 05:18 3.0 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Ruatoria Sep 26 05:17 4.2 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Shizunai, Japan Sep 26 05:13 5.2 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Hokkaido, Japan Region Sep 26 05:13 5.3 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Hokkaido, Japan Region Sep 26 05:13 5.2 37 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ndoi Island, Fiji Sep 26 04:21 4.5 510 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Fiji Region Sep 26 04:21 4.5 511 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 26 04:01 3.0 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 26 03:14 2.6 28 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore O'higgins, Chile Sep 26 03:06 2.7 34 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore O'higgins, Chile Sep 26 03:00 3.7 37 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Antonio, Chile Sep 26 02:57 4.2 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore O'higgins, Chile Sep 26 02:57 4.6 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Shizunai, Japan Sep 26 02:24 5.0 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Hokkaido, Japan Region Sep 26 02:24 4.8 68 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Hokkaido, Japan Region Sep 26 02:24 5.1 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 26 02:16 2.9 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Culebra, Puerto Rico Sep 26 01:25 3.1 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Sep 26 01:25 3.1 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Mokau Sep 26 01:16 2.7 22 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Nikolski, Alaska Sep 26 00:40 4.6 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands Sep 26 00:40 4.8 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands Sep 26 00:40 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Crete, Greece Sep 26 00:23 2.8 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ashkasham, Afghanistan Sep 26 00:13 4.4 219 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan Sep 26 00:13 4.4 219 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 26 00:10 2.7 19 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Sep 26 00:05 3.0 53 MAP I Felt It INFO
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 25 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Kazakhstan Sep 25 23:40 3.3 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Turkey Sep 25 23:26 3.0 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Road Town, British Virgin Islands Sep 25 23:12 2.7 18 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC North Of The Virgin Islands Sep 25 23:12 2.7 18 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Sep 25 22:36 3.0 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pahala, Hawaii Sep 25 22:29 2.6 45 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii Sep 25 22:29 2.6 46 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Turkey Sep 25 22:00 2.7 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Lake Baykal Region, Russia Sep 25 21:52 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Willows, California Sep 25 21:50 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Sep 25 21:50 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central Turkey Sep 25 21:44 3.0 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nw Balkan Region Sep 25 21:14 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 25 20:51 3.9 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern Iran Sep 25 20:37 3.8 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Molucca Sea Sep 25 19:30 4.1 63 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bitung, Indonesia Sep 25 19:30 4.1 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 25 18:40 3.6 77 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tumbes, Peru Sep 25 18:24 4.7 39 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Peru-ecuador Border Region Sep 25 18:23 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Peru-ecuador Border Region Sep 25 18:23 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS West Yellowstone, Montana Sep 25 17:50 2.5 12 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Watonga, Oklahoma Sep 25 17:34 2.6 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Sep 25 17:34 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    USGS West Yellowstone, Montana Sep 25 16:46 2.6 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Montana Sep 25 16:46 2.6 13 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 25 16:34 2.7 17 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Hatillo, Puerto Rico Sep 25 14:52 2.7 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Sep 25 14:52 2.7 9 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Tokoroa Sep 25 13:41 2.7 161 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Cyprus Region Sep 25 13:07 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Ruatoria Sep 25 13:00 2.7 40 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 25 12:34 3.1 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Southwest Indian Ridge Sep 25 12:34 4.6 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southwest Indian Ridge Sep 25 12:34 4.6 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica Sep 25 12:31 4.1 23 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Campoverde, Peru Sep 25 12:10 4.6 126 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Peru Sep 25 12:10 4.6 127 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Taumarunui Sep 25 12:10 2.7 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Sep 25 11:38 2.8 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Pyrenees Sep 25 11:22 2.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Coquimbo, Chile Sep 25 10:48 2.7 30 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 25 10:35 3.0 109 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Hastings Sep 25 10:12 3.2 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Brookings, Oregon Sep 25 09:50 4.6 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off Coast Of Northern California Sep 25 09:50 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 25 09:27 2.8 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 25 09:21 2.7 6 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Ruatoria Sep 25 08:56 3.6 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Sep 25 08:46 2.8 36 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 25 08:42 3.0 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii Sep 25 08:41 2.8 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Iran Sep 25 08:21 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Ruatoria Sep 25 08:11 2.6 28 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Sichuan, China Sep 25 08:00 4.0 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Spain Sep 25 07:33 3.7 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Galera - No damage, akin to a heavy vehicle passing outside property.
  • Los Carriones - No damage
  • EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Sep 25 07:23 2.6 23 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 25 06:59 2.8 32 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central Italy Sep 25 06:46 3.0 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Sep 25 06:46 3.9 39 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Charlotte Amalie, U.s. Virgin Islands Sep 25 06:40 3.3 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Virgin Islands Region Sep 25 06:40 3.3 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Larsen Bay, Alaska Sep 25 06:37 2.7 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Alaska Peninsula Sep 25 06:37 2.7 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Yosemite Valley, California Sep 25 06:25 2.7 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Sep 25 06:25 2.7 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bobon, Philippines Sep 25 05:31 4.3 74 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Sep 25 05:31 4.4 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Sep 25 05:31 4.7 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 25 05:02 2.9 5 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Off Coast Of Oregon Sep 25 05:01 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off Coast Of Northern California Sep 25 05:01 4.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Brookings, Oregon Sep 25 05:01 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Coquimbo, Chile Sep 25 04:54 3.9 39 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southwestern Siberia, Russia Sep 25 04:42 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Southwestern Siberia, Russia Sep 25 04:42 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Wairoa Sep 25 04:31 3.1 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Paraparaumu Sep 25 04:30 2.7 28 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Kermadec Islands Sep 25 04:28 5.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS L'esperance Rock, New Zealand Sep 25 04:28 5.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Niland, Ca Sep 25 03:47 2.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern California Sep 25 03:47 2.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southeastern Alaska Sep 25 03:25 2.9 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Gustavus, Alaska Sep 25 03:25 2.9 0 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 25 03:07 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 25 03:04 2.6 101 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Little Lake, Ca Sep 25 01:41 3.4 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central California Sep 25 01:41 3.3 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 25 01:34 2.8 104 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 25 01:28 3.1 200 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET French Pass Sep 25 01:24 3.2 134 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Coquimbo, Chile Sep 25 01:23 4.7 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Coquimbo, Chile Sep 25 01:23 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET White Island Sep 25 01:13 4.1 357 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Fiji Islands Region Sep 25 01:10 5.1 582 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Fiji Region Sep 25 01:10 5.3 574 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Sep 25 01:09 2.9 89 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central Italy Sep 25 00:32 2.9 9 MAP I Felt It
  • Soriano nel Cimino - very lightly shaking
  • EMSC Western Turkey Sep 25 00:31 3.1 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Ruatoria Sep 25 00:30 2.9 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS L'esperance Rock, New Zealand Sep 25 00:28 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Kermadec Islands Sep 25 00:28 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS L'esperance Rock, New Zealand Sep 25 00:25 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Kermadec Islands Sep 25 00:25 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 24 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Odessa - A nice night cap to an emotional day, slight shaking in bed (12th floor), 15 seconds or so... went to the lobby, only one other tenant (old lady from the 4th floor) was there...
  • Kiev - At about 2:10am, on the 9th floor, woke up because of the noise, as if someone is walking in my room. It was the sound of shaking wardrobe. Then I felt the shakes. The wind chimes above the front door started to make sound, as if light breeze was blowing on them. Lasted for about 15-20 seconds.
  • Nemeshaevo - Any damages.
  • Kiev - Light shaking in Kiev, UA.
  • Odessa - I stay at work late, thought, that i'm feeling bad, because more than 12 hours on work. 9th floor of the very strong building. Feel like 8-10 seconds, but I already prepared my documents and cell phone
  • Kursk - I felt light shaking around 10-20 seconds on the 6-x floor of 9-floor building 2:10 am. Saw how chandelier and a bed light trembled.
  • Davao - Woke up to a very strong shaking. Lasted for more than a minute. No known damages yet.
  • Zaporozhye - About 02:10 am, i felt 2 pushes becourse my bad made slightly shake.
  • Бурштын - Легкие колебания дома (7 этаж), скрипнули двери. Где-то около 2.10 местного времени.
  • GEONET Wairoa Sep 24 23:55 2.9 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET St Arnaud Sep 24 23:54 3.4 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 24 23:48 3.4 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Gulf Of Alaska Sep 24 23:47 2.9 176 MAP I Felt It

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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    Comments

    1. refiloe says:

      I was sleeping I felt like something falling on top of the roof

    2. Nat Childs says:

      My regular quake reports have begun showing many previously reported quakes along with new ones -- each report is getting longer, the latest showing 83 quakes. Something's changed and before each report only contained new quakes.

      • Armand Vervaeck says:

        We apologize for all the misery as after a software update some things really went wrong. After stopping the mail service for a couple days (time to review what was wrong) the software people were convince to have found it, so yesterday we restarted the service, only to see that the issue was not yet solved. We stopped it gain.
        We are truly sorry for the inconvenience this caused. We continue to search for the problem.

    3. Jan Palmer says:

      I was sitting at my computer table and felt it shake and screen shook. Husband outside didn't feel so just found out size and such.

    4. Carlos A. Graulau says:

      felt it in my room.lasted for about 30 secs with a PW(primary wave and a stronger SW(secondary wave). No damage in my area

    5. Jeanne C. says:

      I felt it in Powhatan Va. it felt like a wave rolled under me and there was a loud boom like thunder.

    6. Tito Stevens says:

      It would really be instructive if you could post a daily map of the world showing the places where earthquakes 5.0 on the Richter Scale and above were located and the time they were felt so we could see if there is some kind of trend developing in the tectonic plates.

      • Armand Vervaeck says:

        Will put your request in our ToDo list - some new enhancements will be applied the coming weeks

    7. David Brown says:

      We were falling asleep when the house began shaking.

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