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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 27 March 2020
Saturday Mar 28, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Mar 2020Summary: 215 quakes M2+, 123 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (364 total)
+: 215 earthquakes
+: 123 earthquakes
+: 23 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^13 J (7.76 GWh / 6673 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (27 Mar 2020):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Fri, 27 Mar 14h32
#2: M 5.2 quake: Southern Iran on Fri, 27 Mar 06h40
#3: M 5.2 quake: Santiago Del Estero Prov., Argentina on Fri, 27 Mar 17h42
#4: M 4.9 quake: 4 Km al noreste de Tecojate, Guatemala on Fri, 27 Mar 09h36
#5: M 4.8 quake: Western Xizang (China) on Fri, 27 Mar 23h06
#6: M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 27 Mar 05h56
#7: M 4.6 quake: Off Coast Of Maule, Chile on Fri, 27 Mar 01h09
#8: M 4.6 quake: Near North Coast of Irian Jaya (Indonesia) on Fri, 27 Mar 06h27
#9: M 4.5 quake: Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia on Fri, 27 Mar 02h49
#10: M 4.5 quake: South Of Bali, Indonesia on Fri, 27 Mar 21h53
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Friday, Mar 27, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja
(5 quakes between mag 0.7-2.0), Bardarbunga
(12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Blit
(1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake
(12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Coso
(10 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Eldey
(1 quake mag 1.8) ...
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