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Earthquake News

British Isles

(Please Note: Earthquakes recorded in Lancashire & Surrey may be from "Fracking" rather than of tectonic origin).

World

Earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 and over that have hit the headlines around the world in the last month.

Please Note: Some of the earthquakes reported across the lower 48 of the United States may be from "Fracking" rather than of tectonic origin).

All magnitudes expressed use the Richter Scale unless otherwise stated. All events are dated by local time.

Magnitude 4.2 tremor recorded on Mars.

Hotspots this week include India (6), USA (5) and Canary Islands (3).

  • September 26th, Magnitude 5.7, Taiwan
  • September 25th, Magnitude 4.5, India
  • September 24th, Magnitude 3.0, USA (Nevada)
  • September 24th, Magnitude 5.5 + 6.1, USA (Alaska)
  • September 24th, Magnitude 5.2, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
  • September 23rd, Magnitude 5.6, Mexico
  • September 22nd, Magnitude 3.9, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
  • September 22nd, Magnitude 3.4, USA (California)
  • September 22nd, Magnitude 6.0, Australia (Victoria)
  • September 22nd, Magnitude 6.5, Nicaragua
  • September 22nd, Magnitude 5.0, Philippines
  • September 21st, Magnitude 6.0 + 4.4, Chile
  • September 21st, Magnitude 3.8, USA (Michigan)
  • September 21st, Magnitude 3.7 + 3.5 + 3.2, USA (California)
  • September 21st, Magnitude 6.0, Japan
  • September 21st, Magnitude 4.3, Turkey
  • September 20th, Magnitude 5.0, India
  • September 20th, Magnitude 3.8, Canary Islands
  • September 20th, Magnitude 4.0, Canada (British Columbia)
  • September 20th, Magnitude 5.0, Burma
  • September 20th, Magnitude 4.7, Philippines
  • September 19th, Magnitude 3.9, Morocco
  • September 19th, Magnitude 3.1 + 4.1, USA (Oklahoma)
  • September 19th, Magnitude 4.2, Canary Islands
  • September 19th, Magnitude 3.1 + 4.4 + 3.3, India
  • September 19th, Magnitude 5.8, Papua New Guinea
  • September 19th, Magnitude 3.7, Kazahkstan
  • September 18th, Magnitude 3.2, Canary Islands
  • September 18th, Magnitude 4.0 + 3.2, USA (California)
  • September 18th, Magnitude 4.3, India
  • September 18th, Magnitude 4.6, Pakistan
  • September 18th, Magnitude 3.1, Kuwait
  • September 18th, Magnitude 4.0 + 3.5 + 3.4 + 3.0 + 3.4, USA (Idaho)
  • September 17th, Magnitude 4.3, USA (California)
  • September 17th, Magnitude 3.6, New Zealand
  • September 17th, Magnitude 4.0, China
  • September 16th, Magnitude 5.4, China
  • September 16th, Magnitude 5.2, Japan
  • September 15th, Magnitude 3.6, USA (California)
  • September 15th, Magnitude 5.1, Iran
  • September 15th, Magnitude 5.0, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
  • September 15th, Magnitude 5.6, Indonesia (Aceh)
  • September 15th, Magnitude 4.3, Montenegro
  • September 14th, Magnitude 3.0 + 3.8, USA (California)
  • September 14th, Magnitude 4.2, Greece
  • September 13th, Magnitude 3.8, USA (Colorado)
  • September 13th, Magnitude 6.2, Argentina
  • September 13th, Magnitude 3.6, USA (California)
  • September 13th, Magnitude 4.2, India
  • September 13th, Magnitude 5.6, Taiwan
  • September 13th, Magnitude 4.5, Pakistan
  • September 13th, Magnitude 5.9, Japan
  • September 13th, Magnitude 4.8, USA (Alaska)
  • September 13th, Magnitude 3.7, Philippines
  • September 12th, Magnitude 3.0, USA (Tennessee)
  • September 12th, Magnitude 3.6, USA (Texas)
  • September 12th, Magnitude 4.4 Iran
  • September 12th, Magnitude 5.3, Solomon Islands
  • September 11th, Magnitude 4.6 + 4.2, India
  • September 11th, Magnitude 3.1, USA (Kansas)

    For a list of all recorded earthquakes, visit the United States Geological Survey website:Earthquakes

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