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 Feb 28 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Feb 27 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Irving - I felt an earthquake this morning in Irving,Texas. 6:30 am. Saw no damage.
  • Nosara - Felt a single light jolt then later a stonger double jolt and lttle rumble then a second weaker jolt soon after. second jolts around 3AM CST(I think)
  • Ubud Bali - Felt slight movement while sitting in chair. Noticed open cupboard door moving.
  • EMSC Oklahoma Feb 27 20:23 3.2 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Feb 27 20:23 3.2 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Atacama, Chile Feb 27 19:58 2.8 67 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Feb 27 19:33 2.6 122 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Indian Ocean Feb 27 19:02 4.9 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS South Indian Ocean Feb 27 19:02 4.9 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Funes, Colombia Feb 27 19:00 4.0 112 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Colombia Feb 27 19:00 4.0 113 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET White Island Feb 27 18:22 3.3 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Atacama, Chile Feb 27 18:12 3.6 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Turkey Feb 27 17:38 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Anatahan Reg, N. Mariana Islands Feb 27 17:36 4.9 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands Feb 27 17:36 4.9 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mullan, Idaho Feb 27 17:23 2.7 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:52 4.8 23 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Anatahan Reg, N. Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:52 4.8 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:45 5.0 29 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Alamagan Reg, N. Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:45 5.0 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:45 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Alamagan Reg, N. Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:41 4.9 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:41 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Greece Feb 27 16:41 2.6 17 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:24 5.7 19 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Alamagan Reg, N. Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:24 5.6 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mariana Islands Feb 27 16:24 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Valparaiso, Chile Feb 27 16:06 3.1 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nebe, Indonesia Feb 27 15:27 5.1 567 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Flores Sea Feb 27 15:27 5.1 580 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Flores Sea Feb 27 15:27 4.8 571 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Feb 27 15:16 2.7 70 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Wairoa Feb 27 15:08 2.7 25 MAP I Felt It
    USGS General Luna, Philippines Feb 27 14:54 4.9 68 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Feb 27 14:54 4.9 80 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Feb 27 14:54 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Christchurch Feb 27 14:45 3.6 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    PTWC Feb 27 13:57 6.8 0 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Collingwood Feb 27 13:54 3.9 309 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Opunake Feb 27 13:52 4.2 524 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nebe, Indonesia Feb 27 13:45 7.0 552 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Nebe, Indonesia Feb 27 13:45 6.0 561 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Flores Sea Feb 27 13:45 7.0 548 MAP I Felt It
  • Kuta Bali - It was scary! No Damage to be seen!
  • GEOFON Flores Sea Feb 27 13:45 6.9 548 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • biak - terguncang pada saat baring dan jendela bergetar
  • Umalas, Bali - No damage - just lights swinging & windows rattling.
  • Kuta Beach - Felt whilst laying in bed. I could see furniture moving slightly and curtains shaking. Very minor. On vacation/holiday from Australia, I have never felt an earthquake or tremor before.
  • seminyak - Bed shook for a second and water in pool was splashing about
  • Ubud - Ons raam begon te klapperen en onze bedden bronnen te schudden
  • Ubud Bali - Trembli g beds and eindows
  • Dii - Senti tonturas eos moveis dacasa estavam balancando
  • ubud - Felt bed moving, windows wobbled a bit too. Wasn't sure if it was an earth tremor or something else.
  • Bali - No damage just a little frightened, Wasn't sure what it was. I was in bed and Felt slight rumbling of the building then the light started swaying. Not rattling though. Windows were rattling as if heavy wind was outside. Woke my partner from sleep
  • Amed / Karangasem - Aucun dommage, les rideaux ont bouger lors des 2 secousses qui se sont suivit
  • legian - Staying in the 101 legian bali on the 3rd floor was in bed thinking someone was trying to wake me only to freak out and find out its an earthquake
  • Sanur - Started feeling dizzy, ground was moving a bit..no damage.
  • Dili - It was a quite shake in Dili, but no damages at all.
  • Sanur - A very slow shake for at least 20 seconds. Mild no damage
  • Senggigi - Felt light shaking in Senggigi Lombok
  • Seminyak - I felt earthquake first time. Bed and curtains shaking little bit.
  • Legian kuta - No damage caused it was clearly felt a few tourists were or are concerned i explained this is normal for the island as I've experienced a few here and far worse then this i explained to them not to panic and stay calm and if they have any concerns to come knock on my door fingers crossed there won't be too many aftershocks
  • bali - light shaking , no damage
  • sun island hotel - Bed shaking
  • Renon - Nil damage
  • Dili - The bed shook for a few seconds
  • Ubud - Light
  • Dili - no damage
  • Sekongkang village - The light fittings started swaying, the light earth shaking lasted about a minute in total.
  • bali - the bed, floors and pillars were shaking. Out doors the sun loungers were shaking.
  • Dili - Some strong shaking No damage to building
  • Seminyak - Light shaking for a few seconds, tv swaying but no damage
  • GEONET Opunake Feb 27 13:25 3.3 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Murupara Feb 27 13:10 2.6 144 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Te Kaha Feb 27 13:09 3.0 89 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC West Of Gibraltar Feb 27 13:05 2.6 11 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Al Hamul, Egypt Feb 27 12:53 4.3 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Egypt Feb 27 12:53 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Egypt Feb 27 12:53 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Feb 27 12:48 3.6 118 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Feb 27 12:47 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Feb 27 12:40 3.4 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Irving, Texas Feb 27 12:18 3.1 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Texas Feb 27 12:18 3.1 5 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Milford Sound Feb 27 12:05 3.1 59 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Stratford Feb 27 11:41 2.8 279 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Solomon Islands Feb 27 11:35 5.4 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Solomon Islands Feb 27 11:35 5.2 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Panguna, Papua New Guinea Feb 27 11:35 5.3 71 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Salta, Argentina Feb 27 11:18 4.0 244 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Taihape Feb 27 11:18 2.8 126 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Te Araroa Feb 27 11:17 3.6 235 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Seddon Feb 27 10:50 2.6 38 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Crete, Greece Feb 27 10:45 3.7 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Atacama, Chile Feb 27 10:43 3.0 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Big Pine, California Feb 27 08:43 2.6 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Feb 27 08:34 3.8 113 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Italy Feb 27 08:03 2.6 9 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Ryukyu Islands, Japan Feb 27 07:58 5.0 133 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Ryukyu Islands, Japan Feb 27 07:58 5.0 133 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Naze, Japan Feb 27 07:58 4.9 134 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Libertador O'higgins, Chile Feb 27 07:57 3.7 39 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Tauranga Feb 27 07:34 2.9 284 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Afghanistan Feb 27 06:25 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Romania Feb 27 06:11 4.2 130 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Whitianga Feb 27 06:06 2.9 318 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Italy Feb 27 05:53 2.8 11 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Christchurch Feb 27 05:26 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Feb 27 05:22 3.2 128 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Ionian Sea Feb 27 04:40 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Cyprus Region Feb 27 03:33 2.7 15 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bengkulu, Indonesia Feb 27 03:14 4.5 99 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Feb 27 03:14 4.5 95 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Feb 27 03:14 4.6 96 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Hunterville Feb 27 02:52 2.7 16 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Dannevirke Feb 27 02:43 3.0 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Whanganui Feb 27 02:41 4.0 124 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Feb 27 02:40 3.8 191 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kushk, Afghanistan Feb 27 02:24 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Iran Feb 27 02:24 4.5 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Feb 27 02:11 2.9 14 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET White Island Feb 27 02:11 2.9 287 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC West Chile Rise Feb 27 00:47 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON West Chile Rise Feb 27 00:47 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS West Chile Rise Feb 27 00:47 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Rosarito, B.c., Mexico Feb 27 00:43 3.4 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Baja California, Mexico Feb 27 00:43 3.4 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 27 00:13 3.2 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lakeview, Oregon Feb 27 00:13 3.2 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Potosi, Bolivia Feb 27 00:02 2.7 178 MAP I Felt It
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Feb 26 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Taron, Papua New Guinea Feb 26 23:44 5.1 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC New Britain Region, P.n.g. Feb 26 23:44 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON New Britain Region, P.n.g. Feb 26 23:44 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Feb 26 23:36 3.3 49 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Isabela, Puerto Rico Feb 26 23:36 3.3 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Oxford Feb 26 22:54 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southeast Of The Ryukyu Islands, Japan Feb 26 22:32 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southeast Of Ryukyu Islands Feb 26 22:32 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southeast Of Ryukyu Islands Feb 26 22:32 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Baffa, Pakistan Feb 26 21:59 5.4 28 MAP I Felt It
  • Islamabad - 3:00 AM feel like 6 magnitude
  • Islamabad - Bed window shakes
  • Muzaffarabad - Whole house was trembling and the sound was horrible
  • Islamabad - Cupboard started to make a sound then my bed was shaken. It lasted for few seconds.
  • Islamabad - I felt it .. Bed shaking
  • Abbottabad - It was scary :
  • Ende - (Ground was moving and small trees were shaking.
  • GEOFON Pakistan Feb 26 21:59 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Pakistan Feb 26 21:59 5.3 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Feb 26 20:54 3.1 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Feb 26 20:52 3.3 116 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Feb 26 20:45 3.1 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Anchor Point, Alaska Feb 26 20:44 3.0 102 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Feb 26 20:31 3.8 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Feb 26 20:01 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern Peru Feb 26 20:01 3.7 204 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Gerlach-empire, Nevada Feb 26 19:18 3.5 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 26 19:17 3.5 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Hasaki, Japan Feb 26 19:15 4.6 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Feb 26 19:15 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Feb 26 19:15 4.6 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nicobar Islands, India Region Feb 26 18:52 4.4 29 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nicobar Islands, India Region Feb 26 18:52 4.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Enoch, Utah Feb 26 18:49 2.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Biak Region, Indonesia Feb 26 18:48 4.6 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia Feb 26 18:48 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 26 18:04 2.9 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lakeview, Oregon Feb 26 18:04 2.9 11 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Su'ao, Taiwan Feb 26 16:50 4.4 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Taiwan Region Feb 26 16:50 4.4 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Taiwan Region Feb 26 16:50 4.7 94 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Taupo Feb 26 15:56 2.7 190 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kosovo Feb 26 15:45 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Coquimbo, Chile Feb 26 15:40 3.9 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Coquimbo, Chile Feb 26 15:40 4.0 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bitung, Indonesia Feb 26 15:04 4.7 110 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Molucca Sea Feb 26 15:04 4.7 111 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Iran Feb 26 15:04 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan Feb 26 13:58 5.0 130 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Feb 26 13:58 4.8 133 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near East Coast Of Kamchatka Feb 26 13:35 4.5 47 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near East Coast Of Kamchatka Feb 26 13:35 4.5 51 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Serbia Feb 26 12:42 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Montenegro Feb 26 11:49 2.9 4 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. 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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