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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 22 March 2020

Monday Mar 23, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Mar 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Mar 2020

Summary: 182 quakes M2+, 110 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 8 quakes M5+ (324 total)
Magnitude 2+: 182 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 110 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 8 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.7*10^13 J (18.7 GWh / 16095 tons of TNT / 1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (22 Mar 2020):


#1: M 5.7 quake: Central East Pacific Rise on Sun, 22 Mar 22h38
#2: M 5.5 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sun, 22 Mar 20h43
#3: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 22 Mar 17h02
#4: M 5.3 quake: NW Balkan Region (Croatia) on Sun, 22 Mar 05h24
#5: M 5.1 quake: 204km WSW of Hihifo, Tonga on Sun, 22 Mar 22h34
#6: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands on Sun, 22 Mar 15h32
#7: M 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sun, 22 Mar 16h34
#8: M 5.0 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Sun, 22 Mar 19h21
#9: M 4.9 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Sun, 22 Mar 05h51
#10: M 4.9 quake: South of Bali, Indonesia on Sun, 22 Mar 06h48

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on sábado, 21 mar 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Sunday, Mar 22, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.7), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Cerro Buena Vista (2 quakes between mag 2.5-2.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8) ... read all
Sunday, Mar 22, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Mar 2020
Summary: 194 quakes M2+, 106 quakes M3+, 34 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (336 total) ... read all
Saturday, Mar 21, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Balut (1 quake mag 2.4), Bulusan (1 quake mag 1.7), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.1), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7) ... read all
Saturday, Mar 21, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 Mar 2020
Summary: 218 quakes M2+, 124 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (378 total) ... read all
Friday, Mar 20, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua (1 quake mag 3.0), Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.5), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.4), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2) ... read all

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