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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 11 April 2020

Sunday Apr 12, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Apr 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Apr 2020

Summary: 226 quakes M2+, 117 quakes M3+, 37 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (385 total)
Magnitude 2+: 226 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 117 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^13 J (7.9 GWh / 6800 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (11 Apr 2020):


#1: M 5.2 quake: 30km SE of Bodie, CA (USA) on Sat, 11 Apr 14h36
#2: M 5.1 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Sat, 11 Apr 18h22
#3: M 5.0 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Sat, 11 Apr 03h19
#4: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 11 Apr 05h35
#5: M 5.0 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Sat, 11 Apr 20h23
#6: M 4.9 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Sat, 11 Apr 05h36
#7: M 4.9 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 11 Apr 10h22
#8: M 4.9 quake: South of the Fiji Islands (Tonga) on Sat, 11 Apr 22h33
#9: M 4.8 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Sat, 11 Apr 15h44
#10: M 4.8 quake: 60 Km al suroeste de San Marcos, Guatemala on Sat, 11 Apr 18h00

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 viernes, 10 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 11 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apastepeque (1 quake mag 1.7), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Aurora-Bodie (6 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (9 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Apr 2020
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020
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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 10 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Apr 10, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aniakchak (1 quake mag 2.4), Apo (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.1), Bardarbunga (14 quakes between mag 0.1-2.7), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Apr 2020
Friday, Apr 10, 2020
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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  9 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Apr 09, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.2), Cereme (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Coso (19 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.1) ... [more]

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