Latest earthquakes in the world

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 02 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • bekaa - estava dormindo e senti a cama balanca por algum segundo . isso me fez acordar
  • GEONET Christchurch Sep 02 01:42 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Sep 02 01:19 3.1 39 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Sep 02 00:54 3.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern California Sep 02 00:43 2.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Puerto San Jose, Guatemala Sep 02 00:41 4.4 50 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Guatemala Sep 02 00:41 4.4 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Wairoa Sep 02 00:41 2.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Mexicali, Mexico Sep 02 00:26 2.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Sep 02 00:24 3.6 41 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 02 00:08 3.1 102 MAP I Felt It INFO
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Sep 01 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Reedsport, Oregon, USA - No damage just a slight quick jolt
  • Puerto Galera, Philippines - around 12:34 pm manila time. shaking lasted about 20 seconds
  • Mashhad-abo bargh, Iran - I'm civil engineer & i know about earthquakes magnitude... It was a weak shaking with low period about less than 1.6 sec, we are living at story 3. May be MMI was about 3-4.
  • EMSC Offshore Guatemala Sep 01 22:55 4.3 59 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Puerto San Jose, Guatemala Sep 01 22:55 4.3 58 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Minas De Marcona, Peru Sep 01 22:55 5.2 61 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central Peru Sep 01 22:55 5.2 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Central Peru Sep 01 22:55 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Romania Sep 01 22:15 2.8 66 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southeast Indian Ridge Sep 01 22:12 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southeast Indian Ridge Sep 01 22:12 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Homer, Alaska Sep 01 21:44 2.8 11 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Eketahuna Sep 01 21:16 2.6 30 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern Peru Sep 01 21:05 4.1 126 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Peru-bolivia Border Region Sep 01 21:05 4.6 146 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Taihape Sep 01 20:54 2.7 19 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Lebanon - Syria Region Sep 01 20:50 4.1 23 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • awkar-metn nord - Vers 23:50 de la nuit du lundi 1 sept, et pendant que je regardais la tele, le fauteuil ou je m assoyais a bouge pour 5 secondes. Les enfants qui etaient endormis dans leur chambre se sont reveilles effrayes. Pas de degats materiels.
  • Fanar Liban - J'étais assise sur une chaise en plastique sur le balcon vers 23h45 j'ai senti la chaise bouger dans mon dos. j'ai eu un doute comme il y a beaucoup de vent ce soir au Liban et il a plu plusieurs heures durant la journée. Mais j'ai quand même pensé au séisme.
  • GEOFON Jordan/syria Region Sep 01 20:50 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Sep 01 20:41 3.4 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Redoubt Volcano, Alaska Sep 01 20:35 3.6 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Yountville, California Sep 01 20:15 2.6 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Russia-mongolia Border Region Sep 01 20:10 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Healy, Alaska Sep 01 19:50 2.9 15 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island Sep 01 18:58 5.1 32 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Java, Indonesia Sep 01 18:58 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON South Of Java, Indonesia Sep 01 18:58 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Sep 01 18:54 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Sep 01 18:54 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Tauranga Sep 01 18:50 2.8 228 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cantwell, Alaska Sep 01 18:32 3.5 92 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Collingwood Sep 01 17:23 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Molucca Sea Sep 01 17:02 4.8 116 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Molucca Sea Sep 01 17:02 4.8 102 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Atka, Alaska Sep 01 16:47 2.7 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kerkira Region, Greece Sep 01 16:42 3.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bagalangit, Philippines Sep 01 16:27 4.2 182 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Sep 01 16:27 4.2 182 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central California Sep 01 16:10 3.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Gilroy, California Sep 01 16:10 3.5 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Gilroy - quick loud shake
  • Gilroy - short duration, strong enough to know right away that it was an earthquake
  • Gilroy - Made the whole house shake and few house items on floor. No serious damage
  • Gilroy - felt it.
  • GEONET Whanganui Sep 01 16:07 2.6 104 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cape Yakataga, Alaska Sep 01 16:05 3.2 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Caucasus Region, Russia Sep 01 15:58 4.0 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Sep 01 15:41 2.6 38 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Hawera Sep 01 15:36 2.7 138 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 01 14:36 3.4 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Azores Islands, Portugal Sep 01 14:07 3.6 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Masterton Sep 01 14:05 3.2 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Wairoa Sep 01 13:47 2.6 13 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET White Island Sep 01 13:41 2.8 54 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northeastern Iran Sep 01 12:58 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Antofagasta, Chile Sep 01 12:58 3.8 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Off Coast Of Northern Chile Sep 01 12:58 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Wairoa Sep 01 12:46 2.9 6 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Santa Cruz Islands Sep 01 12:11 4.5 267 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sola, Vanuatu Sep 01 12:11 4.7 259 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Santa Cruz Islands Sep 01 12:11 4.7 259 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Sep 01 12:01 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Glennallen, Alaska Sep 01 11:52 2.7 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Sep 01 11:46 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Sep 01 11:46 3.1 3 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Iceland Sep 01 11:41 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Hofn, Iceland Sep 01 11:41 5.2 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Iceland Sep 01 11:41 5.5 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cariaco, Venezuela Sep 01 11:34 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Venezuela Sep 01 11:34 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Sucre, Venezuela Sep 01 11:34 4.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Sep 01 11:31 3.0 118 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Haast Sep 01 11:23 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Ohakune Sep 01 11:01 2.7 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central Turkey Sep 01 10:19 2.6 13 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Paraparaumu Sep 01 10:16 2.9 14 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Ohakune Sep 01 10:14 3.1 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 01 09:33 2.9 126 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Jiquilillo, Nicaragua Sep 01 09:07 4.6 46 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua Sep 01 09:07 4.8 53 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Nicaragua Sep 01 09:07 4.8 68 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Iceland Sep 01 08:58 4.7 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Akureyri, Iceland Sep 01 08:58 4.9 6 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Iceland Sep 01 08:58 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Atka, Alaska Sep 01 08:31 2.9 187 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 01 08:31 3.8 144 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Atacama, Chile Sep 01 08:22 3.6 96 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Milford Sound Sep 01 08:11 3.0 81 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 01 07:46 3.4 106 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Middleton Island, Alaska Sep 01 07:43 2.7 19 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 01 06:11 2.6 118 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Aegean Sea Sep 01 05:45 2.6 11 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Virgin Islands Region Sep 01 05:00 2.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Charlotte Amalie, U.s. Virgin Islands Sep 01 05:00 2.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    USGS South Of Tonga Sep 01 04:24 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON South Of Tonga Islands Sep 01 04:24 5.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Tonga Sep 01 04:24 5.4 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Tiptonville, Tennessee Sep 01 04:19 2.9 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tennessee Sep 01 04:19 2.9 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Turkey Sep 01 04:08 2.7 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Iran-iraq Border Region Sep 01 04:05 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sicily, Italy Sep 01 03:49 3.1 160 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC France Sep 01 03:20 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Namuac, Philippines Sep 01 02:49 5.0 59 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Sep 01 02:49 5.0 61 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Babuyan Isl Region, Philippines Sep 01 02:49 4.9 63 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ester, Alaska Sep 01 02:10 3.2 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Sep 01 01:14 3.0 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Sep 01 00:40 2.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cohoe, Alaska Sep 01 00:35 2.8 41 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Coquimbo, Chile Sep 01 00:31 3.1 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Little Sitkin Island, Alaska Sep 01 00:19 2.6 91 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Sep 01 00:17 3.0 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Iran-iraq Border Region Sep 01 00:14 3.8 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    ER I Felt A (not Listed) Earthquake Aug 31 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Forsyth County, Georgia, USA - I felt the vibrations for 20-30 seconds at 4:59pm EDT on Friday, 8/29/14. No damage.
  • Kloof Glenharvie, South Africa - I heard and felt it just now. Not as strong as the one we had last time, but it felt longer!
  • EMSC Sumba Region, Indonesia Aug 31 23:37 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Sumba Region, Indonesia Aug 31 23:37 4.7 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska Aug 31 23:36 4.3 34 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Is. Aug 31 23:36 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Bali, Indonesia Aug 31 23:01 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON South Of Bali, Indonesia Aug 31 23:01 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Dodecanese Islands, Greece Aug 31 22:44 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC France Aug 31 22:32 2.8 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Aug 31 22:30 3.3 38 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Talkeetna, Alaska Aug 31 22:08 2.8 100 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Manley Hot Springs, Alaska Aug 31 21:58 3.9 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Castlepoint Aug 31 21:43 3.6 54 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Little Sitkin Island, Alaska Aug 31 21:24 3.0 121 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi Aug 31 20:53 4.4 123 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Aug 31 20:53 4.4 123 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Cheviot Aug 31 20:44 2.6 26 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Castlepoint Aug 31 20:44 2.7 55 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Off Coast Of Central Chile Aug 31 20:33 4.7 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Valparaiso, Chile Aug 31 20:33 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Aug 31 20:33 4.7 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Aug 31 20:29 3.1 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Morocco Aug 31 20:14 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Marrakech - Started really strong but got less so it lasted for about 1minute (via emsc)
  • Safi - VERY WEAK
  • Marrakech - I was sitting and I felt it. But the children around me didń´t feel it
  • Marrakech - I feel it but people Arouna me doesn't or dont understand What it is... Just a modérateur sharing around 10 or 15 sec. And a very low frequency sound
  • Marrakech - slight shaking of apartment on 3rd floor. chandelier moved
  • MARRAKECH - Tremblements sans dégats
  • essaouira - on était assis chez nous au 3eme étage toute la famille l a ressenti .
  • Marrakesh - Sitting and initially thought my washing machine was jumping during spin cycle, but other people in my building also felt it. It seemed also to depend on whether someone was street side or not, as 2 people in back of building did not feel it!
  • Marrakech - Généralement remarqué à l'intérieur mais pas à l'extérieur. Les vibrations peuvent être assimilée à la secousse d'un objet lourd tomber ou frapper le bâtiment.
  • Marrakech - Généralement remarqué à l'intérieur. Les vibrations peuvent être assimilée à la secousse comme si un objet lourd tomber ou frapper le bâtiment.
  • Marrakech - un petit secousse
  • Essaouira - a durée quelques secondes , j’étais assis et j'ai senti ma chaise bouger, pas de dégâts , mais impressionnant
  • Essaouira - It lasted what felt like around 5 seconds. I felt it very clearly in my third floor apartment. No ornaments or anything moved or made any noise.
  • Essaouira - At the 4th floor of a riad in the bed we clearly felt a weak shaking during few seconds. Next the intensity decreased progressivly during again few seconds until to stop
  • Lalla Takerkouste - Nous avons ressenti une légère secousse, le sol et les murs ont vibrés comme au passage d'un train.. aucun dommage à signaler.
  • Mzouda - Ait H'ssain - Deur van de kamer begon te klapperen alsof een harde windvlaag hem raakte en gelijktijdig begon mijn bed (lag in bed) heftig te schudden, duurde maar enkele seconden.
  • GEOFON Morocco Aug 31 20:14 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Tauranga Aug 31 19:34 3.4 327 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC West Chile Rise Aug 31 19:16 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS West Chile Rise Aug 31 19:16 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON West Chile Rise Aug 31 19:16 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET White Island Aug 31 18:55 3.0 169 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Twizel Aug 31 18:54 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tarapaca, Chile Aug 31 18:53 4.0 48 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Tonga Islands Aug 31 18:51 4.8 59 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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