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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 17 April 2020

Saturday Apr 18, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Apr 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Apr 2020

Summary: 195 quakes M2+, 98 quakes M3+, 42 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (338 total)
Magnitude 2+: 195 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 98 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.5*10^13 J (15.4 GWh / 13261 tons of TNT / 0.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Apr 2020):


#1: M 5.8 quake: Mid Indian Ridge on Fri, 17 Apr 16h30
#2: M 5.3 quake: 139km E of Chirikof Island, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 17 Apr 00h22
#3: M 5.3 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Fri, 17 Apr 12h05
#4: M 4.8 quake: 8km E of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 17 Apr 05h06
#5: M 4.7 quake: 36km NNW of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan on Fri, 17 Apr 00h30
#6: M 4.7 quake: New Britain region, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 17 Apr 06h26
#7: M 4.7 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 17 Apr 16h05
#8: M 4.7 quake: Off West Coast of Northern Sumatra (India) on Fri, 17 Apr 20h13
#9: M 4.6 quake: 239km ENE of Kuril'sk, Russia on Fri, 17 Apr 02h39
#10: M 4.6 quake: Eastern Kashmir (India) on Fri, 17 Apr 07h58

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 jueves, 16 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 17 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Apr 17, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.1), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Bardarbunga (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Furnas (1 quake mag 1.9) ... [more]
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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]
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