Get our newsletter!
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
: Our professional team of volcanologists and photographers offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool
and interactive map widget
is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation
(PayPal).Online cc paymentThank you!
See also: Monthly reports
Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 24 March 2020
Wednesday Mar 25, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Mar 2020Summary: 199 quakes M2+, 118 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (342 total)
+: 199 earthquakes
+: 118 earthquakes
+: 24 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.5*10^13 J (4.17 GWh / 3588 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (24 Mar 2020):
#1: M 5.2 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 24 Mar 19h31
#2: M 4.9 quake: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador region on Tue, 24 Mar 16h54
#3: M 4.9 quake: 246km S of `Ohonua, Tonga on Tue, 24 Mar 07h38
#4: M 4.8 quake: OCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina) (Chile) on Tue, 24 Mar 06h52
#5: M 4.8 quake: 131km SSW of Atka, Alaska (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 07h11
#6: M 4.7 quake: Qinghai, China on Tue, 24 Mar 14h39
#7: M 4.7 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Tue, 24 Mar 15h35
#8: M 4.7 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Tue, 24 Mar 19h04
#9: M 4.6 quake: 30km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Tue, 24 Mar 02h56
#10: M 4.4 quake: 51km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Tue, 24 Mar 06h38
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apo
(1 quake mag 2.5), Askja
(5 quakes between mag 0.7-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll
(2 quakes between mag 1.6-3.6), Clear Lake
(9 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso
(15 quakes between mag 0.8-3.0), Etna
(1 quake mag 1.4) ...
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Live webcams of Bardarbunga volcano
: Watch live webcam image, seismic and other real-time data in real time. If the large Icelandic volcanic erupts, you could follow the activity here.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
: Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app!
Once installed for a tiny one-time cost, it unlocks additional features, removes ads in the free version of the app.
Exploring the unknown
: We sometimes invite you to "test" new itineraries or destinations with us. Such trips are a reduced cost and require a higher degree of flexibility, but often offer a great deal of adventure.