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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 6 April 2020

Tuesday Apr 07, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 Apr 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 Apr 2020

Summary: 206 quakes M2+, 113 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (344 total)
Magnitude 2+: 206 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 113 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1*10^13 J (2.79 GWh / 2405 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (6 Apr 2020):


#1: M 5.0 quake: 47km SSW of Vaini, Tonga on Mon, 6 Apr 18h02
#2: M 4.9 quake: Off West Coast of Northern Sumatra (Indonesia) on Mon, 6 Apr 19h20
#3: M 4.8 quake: Solomon Islands on Mon, 6 Apr 01h12
#4: M 4.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Mon, 6 Apr 05h31
#5: M 4.7 quake: 84 Km al oeste de Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica on Mon, 6 Apr 17h46
#6: M 4.5 quake: Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia on Mon, 6 Apr 02h13
#7: M 4.4 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Mon, 6 Apr 01h56
#8: M 4.3 quake: 63km NW of Coquimbo, Chile on Mon, 6 Apr 01h54
#9: M 4.3 quake: 400 km S 20° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia) on Mon, 6 Apr 19h32
#10: M 4.3 quake: 143km SW of Nikol'skoye, Russia on Mon, 6 Apr 19h14

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 domingo, 5 abr 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Apr 06, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.1), Boring Lava (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Cosigüina (1 quake mag 2.0), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Cupaello (1 quake mag 1.5) ... [more]
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Monday, Apr 06, 2020
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Sunday, Apr 05, 2020
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.6), Askja (10 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.2), Biliran (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7) ... [more]
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Saturday, Apr 04, 2020
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Coatepeque (1 quake mag 2.1), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Eldey (20 quakes between mag 1.0-3.3), Healy (1 quake mag 4.5), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.1) ... [more]

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