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 Apr 02 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Apr 02 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Apr 01 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Gauteng - Didn't do damages
  • Kelly WY - Felt shaking right after I went to bed - abt 9:30ish
  • Mumong - Started at 1215 and continuing. Light thunder sounds from the ground.
  • San Juan de Lurigancho - Light shaking at 11:55 am
  • USGS Guthrie, Oklahoma Apr 01 23:46 2.6 4 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 01 23:46 2.6 4 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET White Island Apr 01 23:07 2.9 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Bio-bio, Chile Apr 01 23:00 4.0 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS King Salmon, Alaska Apr 01 22:43 3.3 181 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Apr 01 22:37 4.0 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Anchor Point, Alaska Apr 01 22:25 2.7 91 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC France Apr 01 22:12 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Western-xizang India Border Reg. Apr 01 21:23 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pipalkoti, India Apr 01 21:23 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Uttaranchal, India Apr 01 21:23 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Pantnagar - Experienced at 3 am
  • New Delhi - Working at office at night - i felt the g waves - and I also checked bottled waters not only on my desk - but others cubicle - I am sure this is an Earth quake - very mild though 2 seconds + 2 seconds gap + 2 seconds..
  • Dehradun - At 2:30 PM, I woke up cause I felt my bed shaking
  • Kashipur - 2:40 am, bed shook for good 10 seconds
  • EMSC Off W. Coast Of S. Island, N.z. Apr 01 21:22 3.4 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Snares Islands Apr 01 21:22 4.6 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Crescent, Oklahoma Apr 01 19:19 3.2 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 01 19:19 3.2 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Road Town, British Virgin Islands Apr 01 19:02 3.0 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Virgin Islands Region Apr 01 19:02 3.0 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Miyako, Japan Apr 01 18:44 4.4 37 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Apr 01 18:44 4.4 37 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Cordova, Alaska Apr 01 17:56 2.6 7 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Castlepoint Apr 01 17:34 2.6 184 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bam, Iran Apr 01 16:59 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southeastern Iran Apr 01 16:59 4.9 12 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southern Iran Apr 01 16:59 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Hokkaido, Japan Region Apr 01 16:52 4.2 144 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Shiraoi, Japan Apr 01 16:52 4.2 144 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Paramonga, Peru Apr 01 16:45 5.2 56 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Central Peru Apr 01 16:45 5.2 60 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Peru Apr 01 16:45 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Tolaga Bay Apr 01 16:40 3.3 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kuril'sk, Russia Apr 01 16:32 4.5 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Kuril Islands Apr 01 16:31 4.6 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Kep. Mentawai Region, Indonesia Apr 01 16:21 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Apr 01 16:21 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Muara Siberut, Indonesia Apr 01 16:21 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Apr 01 16:11 3.2 104 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Buldir Island, Alaska Apr 01 15:56 4.6 53 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kiska Volcano, Alaska Apr 01 15:56 4.3 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands Apr 01 15:56 4.6 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS El Monte, Chile Apr 01 15:54 4.0 66 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Region Metropolitana, Chile Apr 01 15:54 4.0 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Apr 01 14:45 3.5 13 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Poland Apr 01 14:30 3.1 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Poland Apr 01 14:30 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Salta, Argentina Apr 01 14:15 4.1 238 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Antonio De Los Cobres, Argentina Apr 01 14:15 4.1 230 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Pablo, California Apr 01 14:07 2.6 4 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. Apr 01 14:07 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Spain Apr 01 13:32 3.7 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Apr 01 11:36 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dominican Republic Region Apr 01 11:36 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Apr 01 11:21 2.7 111 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Apr 01 11:21 3.0 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dominican Republic Region Apr 01 11:21 3.0 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Samoa Islands Region Apr 01 11:06 5.5 17 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Hihifo, Tonga Apr 01 11:06 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Samoa Islands Region Apr 01 11:06 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Apr 01 10:42 3.9 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Salta, Argentina Apr 01 10:26 4.5 213 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Barillas, Guatemala Apr 01 10:00 4.5 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Guatemala Apr 01 10:00 4.5 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tual, Indonesia Apr 01 09:35 5.8 24 MAP I Felt It
  • Melbourne, Australia - Heard faint rumbles and felt very mild shock wave.
  • EMSC Kep. Tanimbar Region, Indonesia Apr 01 09:35 5.7 20 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Tanimbar Islands Reg., Indonesia Apr 01 09:35 5.4 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Libertador O'higgins, Chile Apr 01 08:51 3.3 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Anau Apr 01 08:48 2.7 98 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Coquimbo, Chile Apr 01 08:17 5.5 21 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Central Chile Apr 01 08:17 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Coquimbo, Chile Apr 01 08:17 5.3 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off East Coast Of Kamchatka Apr 01 08:11 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Off East Coast Of Kamchatka Apr 01 08:11 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Apr 01 07:35 2.9 112 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bosansko Grahovo, Bosnia And Herzegovina Apr 01 07:33 4.1 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Bosnia And Herzegovina Apr 01 07:33 4.1 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nw Balkan Region Apr 01 07:33 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Taron, Papua New Guinea Apr 01 06:01 4.6 13 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC New Ireland Region, P.n.g. Apr 01 06:01 4.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Atacama, Chile Apr 01 05:10 3.0 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Haast Apr 01 05:07 3.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Italy Apr 01 04:58 3.2 23 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Bio-bio, Chile Apr 01 04:54 3.4 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Bio-bio, Chile Apr 01 04:35 4.0 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Luzon, Philippines Apr 01 04:04 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Santa Praxedes, Philippines Apr 01 04:04 4.4 26 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Apr 01 04:04 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Ohakune Apr 01 03:07 2.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Nigel, South Africa Apr 01 02:48 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Africa Apr 01 02:48 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi Apr 01 02:09 4.9 221 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lolak, Indonesia Apr 01 02:09 4.9 214 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Apr 01 02:09 5.0 220 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Apr 01 02:06 3.3 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Opunake Apr 01 01:40 2.6 11 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Chirikof Island, Alaska Apr 01 01:23 3.4 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC New Britain Region, P.n.g. Apr 01 01:13 4.5 47 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kokopo, Papua New Guinea Apr 01 01:13 4.5 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Apr 01 00:47 3.4 109 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Reefton Apr 01 00:28 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Antonio, Puerto Rico Apr 01 00:04 3.0 82 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Apr 01 00:04 3.0 82 MAP I Felt It INFO
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Mar 31 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Fairviewpark Ohio - Cracks on streets.
  • Escazu - no damage
  • San Isidro - Light tremmors lead to srong jolt causing things to fall of shelves picture on the wall slid off center dogs came to the back door shacking about 3 am today
  • Alajuela - Enough to wake me up, also woke up other guests in hotel
  • Santa Rosa de Poas - At 3:09 AM the bed was shaking, and a low rumble could be heard. No damage.
  • Grecia - Strong shaking at 3:10 am. Gov is now saying it was a 5.0 quake at 3.4 depth, location is close to Poas volcano but at a major highway intersection. gov reporting many shallow many shallow after shocks
  • EMSC Canary Islands, Spain Region Mar 31 23:43 2.6 29 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Taron, Papua New Guinea Mar 31 22:14 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC New Britain Region, P.n.g. Mar 31 22:14 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puget Sound Region, Washington Mar 31 22:13 2.6 24 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Wauna, Washington Mar 31 22:13 2.6 23 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Solomon Islands Mar 31 22:04 4.5 42 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kirakira, Solomon Islands Mar 31 22:04 4.5 41 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Portugal Mar 31 21:29 3.5 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Redoubt Volcano, Alaska Mar 31 19:48 2.7 133 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC San Juan, Argentina Mar 31 19:23 4.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Jose De Jachal, Argentina Mar 31 19:23 4.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 18:52 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 18:48 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Bulgaria Mar 31 18:33 2.7 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Cyprus Region Mar 31 17:33 2.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Cyprus Region Mar 31 17:30 2.6 20 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Turkey Mar 31 17:16 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Mount Cook Mar 31 17:08 2.6 95 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Costa Rica Mar 31 17:05 4.4 101 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pocosol, Costa Rica Mar 31 17:05 4.4 93 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica Mar 31 17:05 4.4 93 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Mar 31 16:57 3.0 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Mar 31 16:57 3.0 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Taron, Papua New Guinea Mar 31 16:50 4.9 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON New Britain Region, P.n.g. Mar 31 16:50 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC New Britain Region, P.n.g. Mar 31 16:50 4.9 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Mar 31 16:23 3.0 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Medford, Oklahoma Mar 31 16:23 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 16:01 2.6 11 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 15:57 2.6 12 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET White Island Mar 31 15:56 2.7 303 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Georgia (sak'art'velo) Mar 31 15:54 3.3 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Mar 31 15:54 3.1 132 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Greece Mar 31 15:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lixourion, Greece Mar 31 15:48 4.6 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 15:48 4.6 13 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Medford, Oklahoma Mar 31 15:21 3.4 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Mar 31 15:21 3.4 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Mar 31 15:16 3.0 26 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Aegean Sea Mar 31 15:06 2.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Aegean Sea Mar 31 14:55 3.0 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Mar 31 14:46 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Mar 31 14:46 3.0 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC East Of Kuril Islands Mar 31 14:39 3.8 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 13:29 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Mar 31 13:16 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO

    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. 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

    2. 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.

    3. 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

    4. David Brown says:

      We were falling asleep when the house began shaking.

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