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Global Earthquake Monitor - list, news and maps of recent quakes worldwide

Current seismic activity level:
Current Seismic Activity Level
Saturday, Sep 19, 2020
Seismic plot of the quake recorded by a seismic station in Riachuelo, Brazil
A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 occurred in the central mid-Atlantic ridge last evening. It was far from any populated areas and only very weak shaking could be felt by some people in the NE coastal areas of Brazil. No tsunami was generated by the event. ... read all
Saturday, Sep 19, 2020
Shakmap of last evening's quake in LA
A widely felt shallow magnitude 4.5 quake hit LA shortly before midnight, at 11:38 pm local time. ... read all
Friday, Sep 18, 2020
Location and user reports of this evening's quake in Crete
A moderately strong earthquake hit near the south coast of Crete this evening, at 19:28 local time. The earthquake epicenter was located 50 km south of the regional capital Heraklion and the quake had a depth of around 50 km. ... read all
 


News & Reports:
Sunday, Sep 20, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2020
Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 94 quakes 3.0+, 174 quakes 2.0+ (300 total) ... read all
Sunday, Sep 20, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apastepeque (1 quake mag 3.1), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Bratan (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Douglas (1 quake mag 1.3) ... read all
Sunday, Sep 20, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2020
Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 19 quakes 4.0+, 87 quakes 3.0+, 178 quakes 2.0+ (288 total)
Global seismic activity level on 19 September 2020: MODERATE
... read all
Saturday, Sep 19, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Sep 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Apastepeque (1 quake mag 3.1), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.7), Katla (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Kilauea (9 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9) ... read all
Saturday, Sep 19, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 14 quakes 6.0+, 90 quakes 5.0+, 630 quakes 4.0+, 1957 quakes 3.0+, 3725 quakes 2.0+ (6417 total) ... read all
On the global map, only larger quakes are included (otherwise, there would be thousands of points). If you are interested in complete lists including smaller earthquakes, please navigate to a specific region from the menu.

Notes:
An optimized version as stand-alone tool is available at: earthquakes.volcanodiscovery.com or www.volcanoesandearthquakes.com.
You can embed customized versions of the map on your own website from our tool at www.volcano-news.com/active-volcanoes-map/get-widget.html

Disclaimer:
There is no warranty for completeness or correctness of the information on this map.
The earthquake data on this map are collected automatically from various public data sources, namely USGS, EMSC, GFZ and GeoNet. In the list of quakes, you find a link to each source where further information about this individual quake can be found.
Smaller quakes (<M4) are only included in the areas which these agencies also cover for small quakes, mainly the US and Euro-Mediterranean regions. World-wide coverage is near complete for quakes >M4 and complete for M>5.
 

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