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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 16 April 2020

Friday Apr 17, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Apr 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Apr 2020

Summary: 176 quakes M2+, 108 quakes M3+, 39 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (333 total)
Magnitude 2+: 176 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 108 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 9 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.5*10^14 J (70.2 GWh / 60391 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Apr 2020):


#1: M 6.3 quake: 133 Km al norte de Trujillo, Honduras on Thu, 16 Apr 08h04
#2: M 5.8 quake: Myanmar (Myanmar (Burma)) on Thu, 16 Apr 11h45
#3: M 5.3 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 16 Apr 17h38
#4: M 5.3 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Thu, 16 Apr 05h12
#5: M 5.2 quake: 110km W of Lambasa, Fiji on Thu, 16 Apr 08h21
#6: M 5.2 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Thu, 16 Apr 21h22
#7: M 5.1 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Thu, 16 Apr 23h21
#8: M 5.0 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Thu, 16 Apr 05h29
#9: M 5.0 quake: South Sandwich Islands region on Thu, 16 Apr 08h15
#10: M 5.0 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 16 Apr 15h13

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 miércoles, 15 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 16 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Apr 16, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.3), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.6), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.3), Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Apr 2020
Thursday, Apr 16, 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 15 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Baru (1 quake mag 3.1), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (22 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Apr 2020
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020
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