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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 29 March 2020
Monday Mar 30, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Mar 2020Summary: 231 quakes M2+, 102 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (364 total)
+: 231 earthquakes
+: 102 earthquakes
+: 27 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.2*10^13 J (8.93 GWh / 7681 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (29 Mar 2020):
#1: M 5.6 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Sun, 29 Mar 18h19
#2: M 5.0 quake: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Sun, 29 Mar 02h46
#3: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Sun, 29 Mar 13h33
#4: M 5.0 quake: 50 Km al sur de Tecojate, Guatemala on Sun, 29 Mar 20h26
#5: M 4.9 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Sun, 29 Mar 04h06
#6: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 29 Mar 02h32
#7: M 4.8 quake: Southwestern Ryukyu Isl., Japan on Sun, 29 Mar 03h39
#8: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 29 Mar 13h34
#9: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 29 Mar 14h07
#10: M 4.7 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sun, 29 Mar 18h02
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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