Earthquakes in the world on August 15, 2013 (M2.5 or more)

Last update: August 16, 2013 at 4:23 am by By

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Moderate nightly earthquake in Sicily, Italy
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M4.6 earthquake causes slight damage in Brazil on August 11
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Earthquake in Chile
Moderate earthquake at intermediate depth in Chile
Preliminary Magnitude : M 5.0 at 43 km depth (Universidad de Chile)
52 km al O de La Ligua
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Strong Earthquake Aug 15 23:59 4.6 0 MAP I Felt It
ER I Felt A (not Listed) Weak Earthquake Aug 15 23:58 2.9 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Panama City - Moderate shake lasting about 15 seconds on the 7th story.
  • Oxford - 30 seconds rocking motion then a jolt about 5 minutes later about midday 14th August 2013
  • Dauis,Bohol - I felt the shaking which lasted about 15-20 seconds. It felt like little vibrations going to and fro
  • Pune,India - sir,it is my experincethat when water is released from Koyna dam,maharashtra,small tremors of2to4mb occur in surounding are within a week,today the water is released by lifting gates by4ft.let us wait&see what happens in this week/by20/21st august.
  • New Castle, PA - I was in my office on the 3rd floor and felt the shaking.
  • EMSC Sicily, Italy Aug 15 23:06 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Falcone - Woke me up from a great dream - quite a scary experience although my wife slept soundly all the way through it!
  • USGS Fondachelli-fantina, Italy Aug 15 23:06 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Sicily, Italy Aug 15 23:05 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Itala - Light eartquake
  • Sant ageta dmilletelo - 16th Aug 13. 0105am
  • capo dlando - Two quakes of sort duration but fairly strong shaking of entire house and rattling of windows.
  • Sinagra - Woke me up from a sound sleep
  • Village - The shakes was 2 in a couple of minutes. I'm living in the small island of Vulcano.. More or less a 12 miles of the center..
  • Gioiosa Marea - Glasses in cupboards vibrating. People out in street.
  • san giorgio - Woke up from sleep. Everyone is outside talking abou sunami.
  • Gioiosa Marea - Two earthquakes loud roars ran outside onto street. Quite scary even though we are used to earthquakes this was loud and strong
  • Capo dorlando - 2 episodes of shaking of house causing windows to rattle
  • Gioiosa Marea - Two short but strong bursts. I woke up finding the building shaking. First experience though and it was a bit scary.
  • Gioiosa Marea - Lying on the beach, waiting for the fireworks, it came super quick. i thought it was the train but was confused, it was 1am! haha cool experience
  • Capo di Milazzo, Sicily - I was awaken ( 2 or 3AM ??)by the sound ( rumble like a train) and the shaking. Don't know the time as went back to sleep..
  • Giosa Marea - Sounded like a train running over the house. Shook the house and woke us up around 1am this morning. Pretty scary.
  • Capo d'Orlando - First experience of an earthquake which was quite scary. Was half asleep but got woken by the sound of screams from outside and my mirror shaking against the wall. Felt the bed shaking too. As I got up to see what was going on - approx 2 minutes later - felt another tremmer. Was very scary at the time and couldn't sleep for the rest of the night! Most people went outside and stayed there for a few hours later.
  • Gioiosa Marea - The bed was shaking. After few minutes another shake with the same felt intensity.
  • Brolo - Scary
  • Mirto - En location dans les hauteurs de Mirto pres de Capo d'Orlando, on a ressenti les 2 secousses assez courte mais forte. 1 ere expérience assez troublante !
  • Randazzo - réveillée par les jambes de mon mari qui tremblais dans le lit, mais rendormie aussitôt
  • USGS Oliveri, Italy Aug 15 23:04 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Sant'Angelo Di Brolo - Noticeable vibration shaking house. Chandelier swaying. Cupboards opening. Two quakes close together. Second stronger than first
  • EMSC Sicily, Italy Aug 15 23:04 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Aug 15 23:04 3.2 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Willow, Alaska Aug 15 22:50 3.0 101 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Sulawesi, Indonesia Aug 15 22:47 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Aug 15 22:25 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Aug 15 21:39 3.5 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Iran Aug 15 20:08 4.2 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern And Central Iran Aug 15 20:08 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tagolu, Indonesia Aug 15 18:54 5.0 49 MAP I Felt It
  • Baubau Sulawesi - felt it
  • EMSC Sulawesi, Indonesia Aug 15 18:54 5.0 60 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Sulawesi, Indonesia Aug 15 18:54 5.0 41 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sumbawa Region, Indonesia Aug 15 18:45 4.7 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON South Of Sumbawa, Indonesia Aug 15 18:45 4.8 48 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Panenggoede, Indonesia Aug 15 18:45 4.7 48 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Timor Sea Aug 15 17:51 4.6 43 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia Aug 15 17:51 4.6 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Charlotte Amalie, U.s. Virgin Islands Aug 15 17:33 2.9 48 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Whitianga Aug 15 17:28 3.0 279 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Charlotte Amalie, U.s. Virgin Islands Aug 15 17:28 3.1 87 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Port Blair, India Aug 15 16:51 4.7 23 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region Aug 15 16:51 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region Aug 15 16:51 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Pyrenees Aug 15 16:41 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Albania Aug 15 15:49 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC New Britain Region, P.n.g. Aug 15 15:26 5.0 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kokopo, Papua New Guinea Aug 15 15:26 5.1 73 MAP I Felt It
  • Kokopo - Mild shaking when lying in bed. Noticeable for 10 seconds
  • GEOFON New Britain Region, P.n.g. Aug 15 15:26 5.1 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Te Araroa Aug 15 14:27 3.0 172 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 15 14:03 3.3 92 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Karamea Aug 15 13:56 3.3 234 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Off Coast Of Oaxaca, Mexico Aug 15 13:44 4.4 11 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Oaxaca, Mexico Aug 15 13:44 4.4 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Northern Chile Aug 15 13:17 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Aug 15 13:17 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 15 12:50 2.9 132 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Turkey Aug 15 12:48 3.2 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Antonio, Puerto Rico Aug 15 12:45 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Aug 15 12:44 2.9 27 MAP I Felt It
    USGS San Antonio, Puerto Rico Aug 15 12:39 4.0 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Puerto Rico Region Aug 15 12:39 4.0 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Central Chile Aug 15 11:13 4.3 22 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Bio-bio, Chile Aug 15 11:13 4.3 22 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Caucasus Region, Russia Aug 15 11:11 3.4 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Pukekohe Aug 15 10:47 3.0 46 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS La Ligua, Chile Aug 15 10:26 5.0 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Valparaiso, Chile Aug 15 10:26 5.0 13 MAP I Felt It
  • Viña del Mar - I woke up and the entire room was shaking. Nothing was broken but the bed on wheels I was sleeping on moved.
  • GEOFON Near Coast Of Central Chile Aug 15 10:26 5.0 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Limache - I was meditating this morning and a very strong shake happen at 6:32AM. Wow, it was so strong and felt like sitting on the boat. Nothing was broken.
  • Ranaca Valparasio Chile - circa alle 6:20 ero coricato sul letto e per alcuni secondi, più di 5, il letto ha tremato.
  • Vitacura, santiago - Was woken up by rattling and gently shaking felt like it lasted less than 30 seconds.
  • Viña del Mar - Woke me up while sleeping
  • Santiago - Hotel I am staying at started moving back and forth in the middle of the night.....
  • Valparaiso - Light to moderate shaking--enough to wake us up in our hotel room
  • Santiago - Woken up, moderate shaking of bed
  • Renaca, Vina del Mar - In bed, half asleep. Shaking began at once (S- and P-waves together!), then noises from rattling furniture etc. Lasted maybe 7 or 8 seconds. My lady housemate in another room would have given it an MMI VI.
  • Santiago las Condes - crepitio dei vetri e successivo scuotimento accentuato del letto per max10 sec (albergo 10 ° p.no)
  • Santiago - The shaking woke me up - things on the tables and walls were making clattering sounds, but nothing fell or broke.
  • EMSC Aegean Sea Aug 15 09:28 3.1 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Germany Aug 15 09:20 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Crete, Greece Aug 15 08:31 3.3 22 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Canary Islands, Spain Region Aug 15 08:19 2.9 16 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 15 08:18 3.0 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Coquimbo, Chile Aug 15 07:55 3.3 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mammoth Lakes, California Aug 15 07:26 2.9 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Seddon Aug 15 07:17 2.9 9 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Blenheim, New Zealand Aug 15 07:00 4.7 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Cook Strait, New Zealand Aug 15 07:00 4.7 7 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 15 07:00 4.4 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central Kazakhstan Aug 15 06:51 3.8 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Aug 15 06:43 2.9 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Aug 15 04:17 3.3 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Aug 15 04:05 5.3 157 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi Aug 15 04:05 5.3 157 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bilungala, Indonesia Aug 15 04:05 5.2 147 MAP I Felt It
    GEONET Seddon Aug 15 02:41 3.1 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Seddon Aug 15 02:20 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Naranjito, Puerto Rico Aug 15 02:18 3.0 114 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Turkey Aug 15 02:05 2.9 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Greece Aug 15 01:03 3.4 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEONET Whitianga Aug 15 00:48 3.3 224 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Antofagasta, Chile Aug 15 00:37 3.3 113 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore Tarapaca, Chile Aug 15 00:31 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Northern Chile Aug 15 00:31 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET (New Zealand only)


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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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